independent films

With the crew in Porto Alegre


Ray Sr. hauling a trap

A Labor of Love

Documentary, 2007

Ebb and flow shapes daily life for three generations of lobstermen in a fishing village in Downeast Maine.

Funded in part by Women in Film

Born in Brazil

Born in Brazil

Documentary, 2002

The cesarean rate is 60% or more in Brazil. This touching and often humorous film explores why.

Funded by The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Wanda's carrot nightmare

What’s Got Into Me?

Narrative, 1997

Wanda’s high school experiments with sex are fumbled by her sister… and the experience haunts her.

Funded in part by the Liberace Foundation