Photographer Ben Filio

Ben Filio is a 25-year-old photographer and a co-founder of the arts & culture magazine, The Original.  In this video, Ben takes us on a journey through the magazine and his photography.  He also tells us about the risks and fears  he and his friends experience due to inadequate health care coverage.

Video produced, directed, and edited by Julie Sokolow
Camerawork by Daniel Menges


Photographer Anna Rasshivkina

Anna Rasshivkina is a 24-year-old photographer and writer of creative nonfiction.  In this video, Anna reads a piece about her parents who grew up in the Soviet Union, shows off her photos of flies taken through the lens of a microscope, and tells us about how her friends struggle with the current health care system.

Video produced, directed, and edited by Julie Sokolow.


Photographer Robert Isenberg

Robert Isenberg is a 32-year-old journalist and photographer (as well as a poet, novelist, playwright, and actor).  In this video, he tells us about the inspiration behind his book The Archipelago and discusses the precariousness of being an uninsured travel writer.

Video produced, directed, and edited by Julie Sokolow


Photographer Bonnie Weibel

Bonnie Weibel is a 22-year-old photographer, painter, and illustrator.  In this video portrait, she shows off her photographs as well as a gorgeous set of dream-like illustrations in which animals reside in the hair of humans.  She also discusses the difficulty of living as an underinsured artist, touching on the issue of women’s health care.

Video produced, directed, and edited by Sarah Huth
Camerawork and cinematography by Asher Marie Coffield


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