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Best of MY HERO Films

Get inspired by wonderful heroes, creative short films & powerful activism in film.

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Facebook Stories - The Conditioned

Producer: Facebook Stories - Michael Marantz
Raimundo Arruda Sobrinho was homeless in Brazil, for nearly 35 years. In April 2011, he was befriended by a young woman named Shalla Monteiro. Impressed by his poetry she created a Facebook Page to feature Raimundo’s writing. Neither could have expected what happened next.
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Water Song

Producer: Mill Valley Film Group/Will Parrinello
Máxima Acuña, a subsistence farmer in Peru’s northern highlands, stood up to Newmont Mining Corporation!
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Human Rights & Tolerance


I'll take it from here... Because I'm a Girl

Producer: Raj Yagnik, Shona Hamilton

One in three girls around the world is denied an education by the daily realities of poverty, conflict or discrimination.

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Upstanders: The Mosque Across the Street

Producer: Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran
What happens when a mosque moves across the street from a church in the Bible Belt?
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Animation


Vital Voices: Hawa Abdi

Producer: Aaron Kisner
Dr. Hawa Abdi is Somalia's first female gynecologist. When the central government collapsed in 1989, Dr. Abdi's one-room clinic on her family farm began treating and housing local people fleeing the fighting.
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Tipping Scales: The Story of Lisa Jura

Producer: The Righteous Conversations Project Students

Tipping Scales' follows the journey of a young woman on the Kindertransport from Vienna to London in 1938. This short film was created by students in the Righteous Conversations Project Digital Storytelling Workshop, Summer 2015.

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Professional Music Video


Mr. Blue Sky

Producer: Michael Patterson & Candace Reckinger - Song by EL...
An imaginative interpretation of the ELO song Mr. Blue Sky.
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SFU Public Square ONE VOICE Music Project

Producer: SFU Public Square/Sarah Van Borek from CANADA
The power of music, media, performance and collaboration to bridge divides and inspire appreciation for diverse communities.
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College Narrative


Locks

Producer: Ryan Coogler
A touching story that reminds us not to be limited by preconceived notions.
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Present Trauma

Producer: Mark Manalo
'Present Trauma' is a psychological drama about Keith, a Marine veteran struggling to cope with family life after a combat tour overseas.
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High School Music Video


Hands Up Don't Shoot

Producer: RAP ARTIST:Queen McElrath, DIRECTOR: Aniea Cody, P...
Nashville students, Queen McElrath and team show love and talent for Michael Brown and the people of Ferguson Missouri.
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Believe

Producer: Logan Cascia - Music by Trans-Siberian Orchestra
Tommy Carroll Dreams, Believes, and Achieves in this heartwarming, documentary-adapted music video. Music by Trans-Siberian Orchestra
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Elementary Music Video


Heartbeat of the Earth

Producer: The Dreamteam
The Earth needs us and we need the Earth.
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Picture the World

Producer: The Dreamteam
Picture A World of Peace
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Experimental


Composition For Sustained Rain

Producer: Groupo Humus from ARGENTINA
The leaks of a house become the perfect excuse for an aquatic symphony.
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The Dream of Life - Alan Watts

Producer: Isaac Blencowe
Visualizing an inspiring and profound speech from the late Alan Watts.
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Dreaming & Taking Action


A Case for Dreaming

Producer: The Moxie Institute/Dir. Tiffany Shlain

This short 6 min film explores the creative and emotional importance of….letting our brains do nothing.

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Hummingbird [excerpt from dirt! THE MOVIE]

Producer: Bill Benenson, Gene Rosow and Eleonore Dailly
Wangari Maathai shares a simple story to illustrate a powerful point.
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Last edited 9/2/2018 3:15:12 PM by Wendy Milette

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