Category: CMF-ripplemaker

Student Feature: Hands of Change

Film Description: How would you change the world? Real people offer their messages to the world through a simple visual act. Film By: Jen Brown, Sonoma State University Winner: Honorable Mention (Artistic Excellence), 2009 Reposting? Consider These Tags: #ripplemaker #steppingin #cmf2009 #campusmoviefest #elfenworks #studentvoices #socialjustice #makearipple About the Elfenworks Campus Moviefest Student Social Justice Award
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Student Feature: Homeboy Industries

Film Description: Homeboy Industries is the largest gang intervention program in the US, possibly the world. The people within the organization call it “a miracle,” a “family,” “magical,” and “a chance to be a better man.” With the motto “nothing stops a bullet like a job,” Father Greg Boyle has given gang members a chance
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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: Propagating Peace

Film Description: A powerful look at how a person can make a difference in their community. “Propagating Peace” centers around Sharath Mekala, the founder of Village Vitals, an organization dedicated to connecting the people around him and propagating peace through an increased sense of community in Atlanta. Film By: SockCymbal, Georgia Tech Winner: First Prize,
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