Fallujah: Art, Healing and PTSD - 2016

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     In 2017, Fallujah: Art, Healing and PTSD took home the Emmy for Best Entertainment Programming at the Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards.

U.S. Marine Sergeant Christian Ellis was a machine gunner in Iraq, whose platoon was ambushed, leaving him with a broken back and only one of a few survivors. Ellis returned home to join millions of Americans who struggle with post-traumatic stress disorder.

 

No Trespassing - 2018

Throughout its history, the natural beauty of California has inspired artists from around the world from 19th-century plein air painting of pastoral valleys and coasts to early 20th-century photography of the wilderness (embodied famously in the work of Ansel Adams) and the birth of the light and space movement in the 1960s.

Today, as artists continue to engage with California’s environment, they echo and critique earlier art practices that represent nature in “The Golden State” in a particular way. Featuring artists Richard Misrach and Hillary Mushkin.

 

LOST LA (TV-Series) - 2016

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HCT.media helped produce a television series for KCET called “Lost L.A.” Along with creating the opening sequence and interstitials, they also produced several segments. In 2017, HCT.media took home an Emmy for their directing work on this show.

 

Lost Tunnels

Tunnels helped L.A. grow beyond its downtown core. Some are now lost to history. Others are merely hidden beneath the surface.

Lost Canals

The seven original canals of Venice, California, are lost to history -- long ago filled in, paved over, and converted into residential streets.

 

Creating Creatures - Jim Henson Company - 2015

A six-part documentary series that follows Jim Henson’s Creature Shop as they create creatures for the series Oscar’s Hotel.

 

Half Cut Tea (webseries) - 2013 to 2014

Half Cut Tea was a webseries in which a two person team traveled the country looking for artists and told their stories through short documentary films. 

Season 2 - Episode 1

In 2012, Nick Olson and Lilah Horwitz quit their jobs and set off to build a glass cabin in the mountains of West Virginia. Nick is a photographer who specializes in tintypes taken with a camera he made himself.