For What We Gave
Producer + Director + Cinematographer
For What We Gave documents the relationships between democracy and access to safe, affordable water and sanitation, and the various forms of community organizing deployed by communities lacking the political power to obtain their human right to water. The documentary is produced in partnership with the National Coalition for Legislation on Affordable Water, with an advisory board of coalition members. Communities visited include Martin County, KY; Lowndes County, AL; Des Moines, IA; Allensworth, CA; Navajo Nation; Philadelphia, PA and Detroit, MI.
Support: Patagonia Works Media Grant, 2017; Natural Resources Defense Coalition