October 30, 2015

Día de los Muertos

During our week in San Miguel, you have the opportunity to experience, document, and immerse yourself in San Miguel's famed Day of the Dead rituals– a feast for the visual senses. This workshop focuses on how to create a personal documentary project in a land of rich culture, and...

October 28, 2014

Human Rights Watch: Palliative Care In Mexico

In May 2014, HRW successfully completed a Kick Starter Campaign to fund the creation of a video to raise awareness about the lack of availability of palliative care in Mexico. HRW's Diederik Lohman teamed up with photojournalist and filmmaker Ed Kashi (VII) to make this video happen.

May 27, 2014

HRW: Taking a Stand for Pain Relief in Mexico

Ed Kashi has partnered with Human Rights Watch, as the photojournalist/filmmaker of a video project on pain relief in Mexico. This film will catalyze change and end this needless suffering by helping convince the Mexican government to take the necessary measures to fix this situation.

November 21, 2013

Narco Cultura Premiere

A musical genre called “narcocorridos” is gaining momentous popularity for Mexican and Latino listeners in the Americas. “These bloodthirsty and explicit odes to the exploits of narco traffickers and drug lords of Mexico openly glorify violence, narcotics and money. Like gangsta rap in the nineties, “Narco” is a movement...