• Mayor Ivan Allen, Jr. – A Different Road

    Ivan Allen is one of the most important figures in Atlanta’s history, and never before have the stories contained in his legacy been told on the silver screen. The story of Ivan Allen’s life and career is one of transformation. A child of the new Southern gentry, he inherited his father’s business fortune and political aspirations. He ran unsuccessfully for governor of Georgia on a segregationist ticket in the 50s. Later that decade, as the head of the Atlanta Chamber […]

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  • Episcopal Connection: Mobile Clinics in Haiti by Collaborating Parishes

    Every year in the spring and fall, a team of doctors, nurses, dentists, and other volunteers from Haiti, Georgia, Iowa and Minnesota hold mobile clinics to meet basic healthcare needs in the mountainous region of Haiti near Leogane. The clinics are the result of partnerships between two Episcopal parishes in the USA and two churches in Haiti, where the clinics are held. All fundraising for the clinics is undertaken by the congregations. This is their story.

    Read more »

     
  • Sheltering Arms

    Founded in 1888, Sheltering Arms is one of Georgia’s oldest, largest, and most renowned non-profit organizations. It specializes in early education, and serves over 2,500 children in 15 centers across metro Atlanta. We had a field day on this shoot, getting to interact with and interview the kids, who were so much fun. Sometimes it doesn’t even feel like work.

    Read more »

     
  • Balentine – The Art & Science of Investing

    A well-regarded Atlanta firm for its success rate and integrity, Balentine asked us to document their story. We got the whole team to tell us in their own words about their process and their philosophy.

    Read more »

     
  • Preparing for Your Child’s Heart Surgery

    In 2015, we completed a comprehensive video for parents whose children will be having heart surgery at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s renowned Sibley Heart Center. This video familiarizes parents with the whole process, from how to prepare to what to expect after returning home.

    Read more »

     
  • The Atlanta Legal Aid Society – In Its Own Words

    In honor of the 90th anniversary of the founding of the Atlanta Legal Aid Society, we asked those whose lives have been touched by legal aid to share what it means to them in their own words, and in their own way.

    Read more »

     
  • American Heart Association – Life is Why

    At the American Heart Association’s 2014 Heart Walk in Atlanta, Ga, we asked participants to tell us their #why.

    Read more »

     
  • Georgia Appleseed – Changing Direction: Dismantling the School to Prison Pipeline & Unlocking Heir Property

    Changing Direction: Dismantling the School to Prison Pipeline highlights efforts by Georgia Appleseed and its volunteers to dismantle the school to prison pipeline through effective school discipline, including Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS). The video debuted at the 2014 Good Apple Awards on April 24, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. Heir property is a huge problem all over the South. It amounts to billions in wasted assets and potential investment for countless families. Only legal support can help. Georgia Appleseed […]

    Read more »

     
  • The Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta – Emmaus House

    Emmaus House is a center for community life on the corner of Hank Aaron Drive and Haygood Avenue in the Peoplestown neighborhood just south of Turner Field. Founded by the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta, Emmaus House offers over 100,000 hours of direct service in programs for youth, adults, seniors and families each year.

    Read more »

     
  • All About Developmental Disabilities

    All About Developmental Disabilities (AADD) believes in empowering families living with developmental disabilities to make informed choices and helps them build on their strengths to seek opportunities, resources and services. We provide family support services, public policy and advocacy, and community engagement programs. Waivers are how the state provides funding for people with developmental disabilities who want to live and work in the community. It’s called a ‘waiver’ because the money used to go to putting people in mental institutions. […]

    Read more »

     
  • Emory University – The Wise Heart

    A trailer for The Wise Heart, a film about the history of Emory University, documenting 175 years – from its origins as a small Methodist college to a major global University. Premiered on PBA 30, Atlanta’s PBS station, on Thursday, August 26 2012.

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Recent Videos

  • Mayor Ivan Allen, Jr. – A Different Road

    Mayor Ivan Allen, Jr. – A Different Road

    Ivan Allen is one of the most important figures in Atlanta’s history, and never before have the stories contained in his legacy been told on the silver screen. The story of Ivan Allen’s life and career is one of transformation. A child of the new Southern gentry, he inherited his father’s business fortune and political aspirations. He ran unsuccessfully for governor of Georgia on a segregationist ticket in the 50s. Later that decade, as the head of the Atlanta Chamber […]

    Continue reading »

  • Episcopal Connection: Mobile Clinics in Haiti by Collaborating Parishes

    Episcopal Connection: Mobile Clinics in Haiti by Collaborating Parishes

    Every year in the spring and fall, a team of doctors, nurses, dentists, and other volunteers from Haiti, Georgia, Iowa and Minnesota hold mobile clinics to meet basic healthcare needs in the mountainous region of Haiti near Leogane. The clinics are the result of partnerships between two Episcopal parishes in the USA and two churches in Haiti, where the clinics are held. All fundraising for the clinics is undertaken by the congregations. This is their story.

    Continue reading »

  • Sheltering Arms

    Sheltering Arms

    Founded in 1888, Sheltering Arms is one of Georgia’s oldest, largest, and most renowned non-profit organizations. It specializes in early education, and serves over 2,500 children in 15 centers across metro Atlanta. We had a field day on this shoot, getting to interact with and interview the kids, who were so much fun. Sometimes it doesn’t even feel like work.

    Continue reading »

  •  
  • Balentine – The Art & Science of Investing

    Balentine – The Art & Science of Investing

    A well-regarded Atlanta firm for its success rate and integrity, Balentine asked us to document their story. We got the whole team to tell us in their own words about their process and their philosophy.

    Continue reading »

  • Preparing for Your Child’s Heart Surgery

    Preparing for Your Child’s Heart Surgery

    In 2015, we completed a comprehensive video for parents whose children will be having heart surgery at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s renowned Sibley Heart Center. This video familiarizes parents with the whole process, from how to prepare to what to expect after returning home.

    Continue reading »

  • The Atlanta Legal Aid Society – In Its Own Words

    The Atlanta Legal Aid Society – In Its Own Words

    In honor of the 90th anniversary of the founding of the Atlanta Legal Aid Society, we asked those whose lives have been touched by legal aid to share what it means to them in their own words, and in their own way.

    Continue reading »

  •  
  • American Heart Association – Life is Why

    American Heart Association – Life is Why

    At the American Heart Association’s 2014 Heart Walk in Atlanta, Ga, we asked participants to tell us their #why.

    Continue reading »

  • Georgia Appleseed – Changing Direction: Dismantling the School to Prison Pipeline & Unlocking Heir Property

    Georgia Appleseed – Changing Direction: Dismantling the School to Prison Pipeline & Unlocking Heir Property

    Changing Direction: Dismantling the School to Prison Pipeline highlights efforts by Georgia Appleseed and its volunteers to dismantle the school to prison pipeline through effective school discipline, including Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS). The video debuted at the 2014 Good Apple Awards on April 24, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. Heir property is a huge problem all over the South. It amounts to billions in wasted assets and potential investment for countless families. Only legal support can help. Georgia Appleseed […]

    Continue reading »

  • The Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta – Emmaus House

    The Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta – Emmaus House

    Emmaus House is a center for community life on the corner of Hank Aaron Drive and Haygood Avenue in the Peoplestown neighborhood just south of Turner Field. Founded by the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta, Emmaus House offers over 100,000 hours of direct service in programs for youth, adults, seniors and families each year.

    Continue reading »

  •  
  • All About Developmental Disabilities

    All About Developmental Disabilities

    All About Developmental Disabilities (AADD) believes in empowering families living with developmental disabilities to make informed choices and helps them build on their strengths to seek opportunities, resources and services. We provide family support services, public policy and advocacy, and community engagement programs. Waivers are how the state provides funding for people with developmental disabilities who want to live and work in the community. It’s called a ‘waiver’ because the money used to go to putting people in mental institutions. […]

    Continue reading »

 
 

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Living Stories is an Emmy-award-winning video production company specializing in public television, marketing, fund-raising, community relations, and employee motivation for non-profit and corporate clients.

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