2019

You Saw the Signs

A girl notices her friend showing the warning signs of suicide. She asks her friend directly if she’s thinking of suicide, connects her to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, and provides her with support.

Direct Message

A film about how it’s okay to break a friend’s trust to get them help. A girl texts her friend that she’s thinking of suicide, so he reaches out to another friend for help, and they share the Crisis Text Line.

Keep an Eye on Me

A student describes his struggles with depression and loneliness and expresses how his friends give him hope.

Awake

Chandler realizes the difficulties he is facing through his life. His anxiety begins to overwhelm him when things in his life begin to pile on his plate. He find that he needs to talk to someone he trust about his situation and lets his mother know.

Colors

In the story we have 7 Colors and each colors has a different emotion. Red is the main person of the film red’s emotion is Willpower! Each dancer has a color and a different emotion.

Silence Speaks

This is a video about a deaf boy who feels isolated living in silence and is thinking about suicide. A friend notices and decides to talk to him about it. Together, they go talk to their counselor and she shows them Each Mind Matters.

La Vida Nunca Para

In the Latino community, having a lot on your plate and being constantly busy may seem like a positive thing; but many don’t consider the negative effects it has on someone. It leads to mental health issues such as high-stress levels and anxiety that causes life to feel as though it is moving too fast and you can’t keep up. While making this I was going through what I am describing in my film and I felt like I was drowning, and no one seemed to care. I have learned that I need to take a break from time to time and do something I enjoy; which led me to create this film.

Falling in Silence

A deaf student expresses the challenges faced by the deaf community and shares that help is available.

How to Help a Friend

This film follows a group of friends as they discover a classmate’s struggles and reach out to a trusted adult at school.