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What You'll Remember Short Film Poster – the whole family walks hand in hand on Baker Beach in San Francisco at sunset, glowing purple
In one of the most challenging years in recent history, BAVC Media has had the privilege of collaborating with an award-winning team of media makers and Hamilton Families , a nonprofit organization with a mission to end family homlessness in the Bay Area. BAVC commissioned six award-winning alum from the MediaMaker Fellowship to create a series of video and audio documentaries about Bay Area families.
July 20, 2021
Still from Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution, Archival footage preserved by BAVC, image of 4 masculine presenting young folks in summer clothes smiling in a field catskill mountains behind 1971. Red Youtube "play" button superimposed at center.
Watch After The Credits Roll: Media Activism & Creating Impact On May 13th, 2021, BAVC invited our community to join us in conversation with the team behind Crip...
June 23, 2021
Into To Soldering And Circuits
Replacing electronic components can be a tricky task, but if you have the tools, training, and some practice it can be done by almost anyone! As usual, the best way to get good at something is to do it with some...
May 27, 2021
Photo of Loni Ding on C-Span with the caption Pres. Vox Productions, Inc. She is wearing large glasses and a tan spots coat
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This piece was originally written by Moriah Ulinskas ( former Preservation Program Director, and former Director of Next Gen Programs at BAVC) in February 2010. This morning I received news that Loni...
May 24, 2021
BAVC MediaMaker Fellowship Logo
One of the Longest Standing, Top-tier Programs in the Country for Investing in Diverse Emerging Documentary Filmmakers, Celebrates its New 2021 Fellows
May 20, 2021
Digitize Your Tapes Before It's Too Late Preservation Access Program
BAVC is proud to announce the recipients of the 14th round of our Preservation Access Program , made possible by...
April 6, 2021
Reel Stories student looks into DSLR viewfinder and point their lens straight ahead. Hair up in a bun, wearing a black sweatshirt and glasses. Figure it cut out and outlined with magenta, turquoise, and yellow waves of color.
We have big news! Expanding our BAVC family & doubling our impact...
February 16, 2021
Niema Jordan Is A Small Child Grinning Joyfully In A Beautiful Dress
We are thrilled to announce Niema Jordan as Co-Director of our MediaMaker Fellowship! Niema is a storyteller from Oakland, California. She is an alum of Northwestern...
February 10, 2021
Are you interested in building a transfer station that can perform preservation-level digital transfers? If so, you may know that properly digitizing analog video tape requires a lot of specializes equipment. The...
September 22, 2020