Category Archives: garment workers

Beneath Us

Happy to say that after a long hiatus from directing, the Ontario Arts Council has awarded me a grant to produce my next short film, about sisters trying to escape…

Apple, sweatshops, and the big lie

Recently a “This American Life” broadcast highlighted the injustices at Apple Foxconn factories and sparked an outrage. There has been a great deal of discussion about outsourcing and improving working conditions…

Banksy’s The Simpsons Intro

Everyone’s seen this video by now, but I thought I should comment on it regardless.  My first impression is that it’s brilliant.  I have a very soft spot, like about…

Bangladeshi Garment Girl

I didn’t actually make this title, mine was “Bangladeshi Garment Workers”, just to set the record straight. In any case, this was a short film I made for Current TV…

Happy Holidays! Watch acclaimed documentary online as a present!

The holiday season is upon us and it’s time to start collecting those presents for friends and family! In celebration of this festive time I’ve decided to put my entire…