Projects

A Paradise Lost

A little Hawaiian bird winged its way into court in 1979, establishing habitat protections for endangered species. Today it’s survival is threatened by hunters and climate change.

 

Return to the Native Hawaii

A documentary for kids that takes place in restored, rare native Hawaiian forests on the Big Island of Hawai‘i, with stories about endangered flora and fauna.

 

Of Memory & Los Sures (2012)

A short film animating memories of longtime residents of Los Sures (the South Streets), a Puerto Rican neighborhood in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

 

Struggle for Existence (2010)

In 2025 only five rare Palila birds survive in the wild and a woman journeys to Hawaii, known as “the Extinction Capital of the World,” to see the bird before it becomes extinct.