New Video: Joshua’s Armor

  I met Joshua Miller at a block party on 54th St. in Philadelphia PA. Joshua was shy – turning me away when I asked to take his photograph and periodically tried to talk with him. But as the sun was setting, Joshua appeared on the street wearing a suit of armor, shimmering spray-paint gold. […]

Light and Sound and the Moon

Photo by Mitch Borden Saturday’s screening at the 54th Street Memorial Garden provided a moment for all the volunteers, cooks, and kids who participated in the 3rd annual Neighborhood Foods Block Party, to relax. Lisa Barkley, who watched the video that featured her for the first time, covered her smiling cheeks with her hands and […]

Lisa Barkley: ‘More colors, more vitamins’

I’m proud to release the second video of the Them That Do film series featuring Lisa Barkley. I will screen the film Saturday night, August 9th (after sunset – 7:30) at the 3rd Annual Neighborhood Foods Block Party on the 500 block of North 54th Street in the Memorial Garden. Lisa Barkley will be there to […]

Free Outdoor Screenings for Them That Do Videos

You will have several chances to watch Them That Do films at outdoor screenings in Philadelphia. Tomorrow night, August 5th, the residents of the 60th Ward, 19th Division will celebrate National Night Out with music, activities and films. Tuesday, Aug 5th 6-9pm Host: Block captain, Sharon Joy Shoatz-Mayazi Location: 200 block of S. 58th St. […]

Juanita Hatton Rallies For A Clean-Up

Here at Them That Do we are excited to release our first video, this is the beginning of a larger component to this project. Hope you enjoy! Juanita Hatton, 73, a block captain for 38 years, meets three kinds of people in the world. “There are them that do, them that don’t and them that […]

Leeway Foundation

I am so proud to be one of eight recipients of the 2013 Leeway Transformation Award from the Leeway Foundation. The other recipients are:  Chaska Sofia (2013); Colette Fu (2013); Desi Burnette (2013); Joan Myers Brown (2013); Jos Duncan (2013); Susan DiPronio (2013); Yowei Shaw (2013). I  want to share this video of Yowei Shaw, […]