Category: CMF-hungerhomelessness

Student Feature: The Art of Overcoming Poverty

Film Description: With 24% of Atlanta’s population living below the poverty line, this film takes a look at the systems set in place that keep the poor at a disadvantage, as well as individuals working against those systems. Film By: Nathan Black, Georgia Institute of Technology Winner: Honorable Mention (Best Message) 2008 Reposting? Consider These
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Student Feature: Building a Connection (Project Homeless Connect)

Film Description: If San Francisco’s homeless community had a “one stop shopping” space for a multitude of different needs and services, what a difference it could make in people’s lives. Project Homeless Connect is about “people coming together with people,” to give individuals access to much needed services, but even more than that, it provides
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Student Feature: Unemployed

Film Description: With such widespread unemployment in America, it takes a lot of heart, and possibly a lot of sacrifice, to get that first step up. Film By: Tiffany Harrell, Georgia State University Winner: Honorable Mention, 2011 Reposting? Consider These Tags: #poverty #economics #unemployment #jobs #cmf2011 #campusmoviefest #elfenworks #studentvoices #socialjustice #makearipple
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Student Feature: Planting Seeds

Film Description: An inherently good man who is unable to find a job still manages to make the world a better place, one small interaction at a time. Film By: Grant Smucker, Ohio State University Winner: Honorable Mention, 2011 Reposting? Consider These Tags: #ripplemaker #helpinghand #takingastand #steppingin #cmf2011 #campusmoviefest #elfenworks #studentvoices #socialjustice #makearipple
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