These videos feature members of DOJO 12, a collective made up of more than 40 actors primarily trained in the theatre who are actively practicing their filmmaking skills or are making the transition to on camera work for the first time. DOJO 12 is focused on mentoring these actors and sharing important film techniques and acting methods within the confines of a safe and nurturing environment.

DOJO 12 has been the film and educational component of The Imua! Theatre + Film Company since 2007.

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Recorded on 4/25/10. The evening's theme was telling a story in 1 minute. The actors came up with a scenario, improvised it, and then we shot it. The challenge in creating this is keeping in ONLY what is deemed necessary to tell the story. It's difficult to do well.

Shot using a Canon 7D.

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