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Films

"JöRMUNDUR" - Trailer (2018)

Follow Jörmundur Ingi Hansen, the former high priest of the Icelandic pagan religion and one of the country’s cultural figureheads, on a journey through Iceland as he discusses science, faith, and the true power of being at one with the natural world.

A week away from leaving for his first year of college, Michael becomes concerned about his parents’ overprotective tendencies toward his little brother, who has Down syndrome.

-Heartland Film Festival
-Knoxville Film Festival *3rd Place Narrative Feature*

-Vittorio Veneto Film Festival (Italy)
-Together! Disability Film Fest (UK)

-AbilityFest 2017 (India)

"Alex Herz - Filmmaker Showreel"

Alex Herz-

415.717.8508
alexnherz@gmail.com
alexherz.com

"Trailer: From the golden gate to the farallones"

A short-form documentary film that follows marathon swimmer Simon Dominguez as he becomes the first to attempt the treacherous 30-mile swim from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Farallon Islands, a small archipelago off the coast of San Francisco and home to one of the biggest Great White Shark breeding grounds in the world. 

-It's All True Documentary Film Festival **Best Cinematography** 
-San Francisco Ocean Film Festival
-Tiburon Film Festival
-National Film Festival for Talented Youth

"Over the Mountain, by the Sea"

After becoming increasingly frustrated with his tense relationship with his father, a young boy embarks on a journey to find his mother.

-Santa Monica Teen Film Festival  **Second Place Live Action Short**
-NFFTY
-Zoom Student Film Festival
-Student Art Festival

-Lovett High School
-The SoCal Creative & Innovative Film Festival


"The Tree of Gold"

After catching the seasonal cold, young Annabel is told to stay with her grandfather out in the countryside of early 1930s America. It is there she meets Eli, a boy who claims he can see a mythical 'Tree of Gold' through a crack in the wall of the town church.

"Just Like You"

My brother always knew he had Down syndrome. I don't think he always knew what it meant.

-The Mill Valley Film Festival
-KidsBestFest