Latest News–Fall and Winter 2023-2024

–We completed two films for Operation Nightwatch: Together Again and Continuum of Care.

–View the new trailers for Rustin Thompson’s film about small-town cinemas of the West, The Last Picture Shows, and his collaboration with Rachel Price and Foghorn Features, Died Without Issue.   His last film Slow Revolution, won the 2022 Best Documentary Feature Award at Bremerton’s West Sound Film Festival, the award for Best Fearless Cinematography at Make Art Not Fear in Porto, Portugal, and Honorable Mention awards at the Brighton Rocks Film Festival and at the Cine Pobre Film Festival.  It is a 2023 Official Selection of the Berlin Revolution Film Festival.

–Read Ann Hedreen’s latest article for 3rd Act Magazine, “Libraries Among Us,” and her latest blog posts at The Restless Nest. She is also teaching several classes this fall and winter. Ann’s award-winning first book, Her Beautiful Brain, is now available as an audio book from several sites, including Audible,, Scribd, Apple and Kobo.

–Rustin Thompson’s book, Get Close: Lean Team Documentary Filmmaking, is available through publisher Oxford University Press, on Amazon, and can be ordered through your favorite local independent bookstore. Read Rustin’s documentary film reviews here.

–Ann Hedreen’s essay, Regeneration,” was featured in About Place Journal. Her essay, “Empire Builder,” will be published in Winter 2024 by The Museum of Americana.

–Listen to Rustin’s radio programs Road Songs and Night Train on KBCS.FM.

–Go to our Vimeo page to see more of our work. All of our independently produced feature documentaries are also available for rent or purchase on Vimeo-on-Demand.