From the Americans Who Tell the Truth portrait series
MY HERO Project seeks unique works of art by professional and student artists that celebrate the lives and courageous acts of heroes who work to promote change by positively affecting others and their communities. Completed artwork should reflect thoughtful ideas to show how the selected hero demonstrates heroic action and creates positive social change.
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Oct. 1st Deadline!
Directed by: Judy Irola |
In 1966 a group of idealistic Peace Corps volunteers headed for Africa after the death of President John F. Kennedy to continue his legacy of idealism. In 2008 five of them returned. This film shows the Peace Corps volunteers reflecting on their time spent in Africa. Volunteers share stories of how their trip affected themselves and how their presence affected the lives of the people of Africa.