Who would dare to pit one fatal disease against another… inside the body of an six-year-old patient? The results will shatter all expectations.
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Director Ross Kauffman
Producer Robin Honan
Executive Producer Xan Parker
Director of Photography Naiti Gámez
Additional Photography Bud Hayman
Sound Giles Khan
Sound Mix Eric Milano
Production Assistant Nick Darby
Best Boy Harry Kauffman
Editor Ross Kauffman
Assistant Editor Jamie Boyle
Animation Jose Fuentes
Main Title Design David Soll
Online Final Frame
Music Jonathan Zalben
The Whitehead Family
Penn Medicine, Dr. Carl June, Dr. David Porter, Dr. Bruce Levine, Dr. Michael Kalos, Holly Auer
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Dr. Stephan Grupp, Rachel Salis-Silverman
Dru DeSantis, Sara Booth, Jeremiah Zagar, Jeremy Yaches, Marilyn Ness, Katy Chevigny, Zoë Keating, Sara Hashim, Addie Kauffman
Written and Performed by Zoë Keating © (P) 2010
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RED LIGHT FILMS
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JUST JACK is a Semifinalist in the $200,000 GE FOCUS FORWARD Filmmaker Competition. It has also been recognized as an Audience Favorite. View more Semifinalist films at GE FOCUS FORWARD FILMS.
At 15 yrs old, Jack Andraka discovered an early detection for Pancreatic Cancer that is cheaper and faster than today's standards. Check him out: He's not your average teenager...He's just Jack.
Music “John Mayer” & “Quiet Kissing”
by Andrew Shapiro
in arrangement with Airbox Music Publishing, Brooklyn NY.# vimeo.com/51887901 Uploaded 84.8K Plays 177 Likes 15 Comments
Michael G. Santos served 25 years in federal prison and emerged as an author, speaker, and consultant. He tells his story through the context of his prison journey, showing others how to reach their highest potential regardless of external influences or adversity.# vimeo.com/59425853 Uploaded
Sam Jinks' sculptural work sustains the briefest and often most private moments in time. Emotional vulnerability is both the subject and result of his work and moves audiences in a way not expected from contemporary art. For Jinks, his works are not literal representations, but are based on the combination of different stages of life.
Jinks uses these themes of old and new to suggest unrealized potential: the figures are frozen in time, simultaneously at the beginning and end of life. This can be interpreted either as a melancholy reflection of loss, or as the experience of generations standing together with the awareness of life cycles and different stages of development. His hyper-real sculptures have been described as 'poignantly beautiful' as his works create a dialogue on both a technical and emotional level through a strong sensitivity to detail. Created from silicone, fiberglass, resin, calcium carbonate and human hair these works contain a profound sense of the vulnerability and are remarkable in their striking portrayal of the human condition.
Jinks' work can be found in various public collections that include: McClelland Gallery + Sculpture Park, Victoria, Australia ,Shepparton Art Gallery, Victoria, Australia, The Kiran Nader Museum of Art, Dehli , Indian and the Museo Escultura Figurativa Internacional Contemporaenea (MEFIC), Portugal, in addition to various private collections within Australia and internationally.# vimeo.com/59138755 Uploaded 33.3K Plays 224 Likes 2 Comments
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