Life in tent encampments, vehicles, motels, and storage units - REAL CHANGE focuses on four men who sell Real Change News, a street newspaper in Seattle. Follow ROBERT, GEORGE, DANIEL, and BUDDY as they navigate the less visible side of homelessness in America. Despite their struggles, they persevere. Each sells newspapers to get by.
Director / Cinematographer
Adam Michael Becker
*BEST DOCUMENTARY @ NEW ENGLAND UNDERGROUND
*BEST DOCUMENTARY SHORT @ DIY FILM FESTIVAL
*BRONZE JURY PRIZE @ SEATTLE SOCIAL JUSTICE
*BEST SHORT DOCUMENTARY @ LA ART HOUSE
*3rd PLACE AWARD from Jail Education Solutions @ CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL CHANGE
*NOMINATED FOR BEST DOCUMENTARY @MIAMI SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
“Poignant and Disturbing”
“Living the American Nightmare”
-Phil Hall, Film Threat
“What was so interesting about this film were the shots…”
-Kelly Bader, SBCC Film Reviews
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Produced in collaboration with the Real Change Homeless Empowerment Project, Seattle Washington
Motion Design and Animation Reel 2014.
Client Work, Personal Projects, Explorations and Messing around (2012-2014)
Song: “Battery Snap” (Neekoe Remix). From the EP FMK. Buy it.
Shot breakdown and more into found here on my website: neekoe.com
Sound (at full blast) Recommended - Enjoy!