FILMS

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true_filmsThe Year We Thought About Love

NEW!

Directed by Ellen Brodsky

This feature-length documentary will follow a theater troupe of LGBTQ youth and their allies for a year as they create an original production on the theme of LOVE and go on tour to area high schools and community groups. Click here for more info!

 

 


 

What Do You Know

Six to Twelve Year Olds Talk About Gays and Lesbians

2011
Directed by Ellen Brodsky
Produced by Welcoming Schools, a project of the Human Rights Campaign

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WHAT DO YOU KNOW? is now playing festivals and featured in trainings across the country as part of Welcoming Schools, an anti-bullying program which addresses family diversity and gender stereotyping. Children from Massachusetts and Alabama share what they know about gays and lesbians, what they hear at school, and what they wish teachers would do.

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Only One Boss

2010
Directed by Ellen Brodsky

ONLY ONE BOSS is a nine-minute film that invites you to laugh and cringe as a pair of three-year old friends raise questions about relationships and power.

 

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At Home in Utopia

2008

Directed and Produced by Michal Goldman

Co-produced by Ellen Brodsky

AT HOME IN UTOPIA is a documentary about a cooperative apartment house built by immigrants, factory workers and Communists in the Bronx. Broadcast on award-winning PBS series “Independent Lens” in 2009 and screened at festivals across the country.Running time: 56 minutes.

 

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Dental Farmer

2002

Directed by Dunya Alwan and Ellen Brodsky

DENTAL FARMER is the story of Dr. Art Rybeck, an eccentric 77 year old dentist who loves the natural world as much as he loves dentistry. Winner of “Director’s Choice” at Black Maria Film Festival and “Best Documentary” at Rural Routes Film Festival. Running Time: 15 minutes.

 

Bigelow Coop


Are Giraffes Really That Tall?

1997

Directed by Dunya Alwan and Ellen Brodsky

A five-minute promotion for Bigelow Cooperative Daycare made by Ellen Brodsky and Dunya Alwan.  Ellen’s daughter is pictured eating a strawberry and the daycare continues to feature this video on their website 14 years later.