Men at work

Some of them are full of black water. Others have become graveyards for old lawn furniture and rodent carcasses. They are shaped like jelly beans and manufactured by companies named Sunny Side and Champagne. Once upon a time, Fresno was the California Dream. Own a car. Own a house. Own a pool. Everyone wanted it and the wonderful world of credit made it all possible. But now, with the foreclosure monster running wild, the dream is dry. Thousands of pools are festering in the hot Central Valley sun. For most people this is tragic. But for some, it’s an opportunity.

A film by Drea Cooper & Zackary Canepari

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Men at work

Simone Bissolati

People, their works, their passions.

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People, their works, their passions.

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"The material and the craftsman’s thoughts change together in a progression of smooth, even changes until his mind is at rest at the exact instant the material is right." (Robert M. Pirsig)

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  • Jack Whaley

    I created this video featuring a luthier based in the heartland of America - Greene, IA. If you dig cinematography, you may like it.. Check it out - would be honored to be featured. vimeo.com/356906440

    by Jack Whaley

  • Heist Films

    We follow the journey of Harry Robinson and Alen Van Rooyen as they create a balance between manmade shapes and organic materials on the South Devonshire coastline.

    vimeo.com/349402376

    by Heist Films

  • Roberto Serrini

    Master Mechanic Peter Boggia hates his own work.
    vimeo.com/118563384

    by Roberto Serrini

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