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Oct 21

Final Critique Notes

Final Critique Good Music, maybe replace copyrighted material Statistics text Some question text is good Bad Less Text More B-roll for transitions Don’t animate the text

Oct 01

Potential Introduction and Conclusion

We would like to start the piece with a shot of the Earth, zooming down to a satellite view of Center St. A montage of homeless people with a voice over would follow leading up to Sam Gearing walking toward the camera finishing the V.O. that introduces the topic. Then we would introduce the characters …

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Sep 24

A State of Emergency

As the homeless population grows ever more some cities are announcing a state of emergency. Los Angles is one city that has announced this as well as a plan to move the homeless off the streets. http://www.cnn.com/2015/09/22/us/los-angeles-homelessness/

Sep 24

When is it Enough?

  When losing your home and friends is not enough you can always count on your community to make things worse. Even when banning together with peoples in similar circumstances trial, tribulation and the strong arm of the law are not far behind. Read this article to see one version of this injustice.   

Sep 24

Employed and Homeless

It is a popular myth that the solution to homelessness is employment. The reality is that even full-time employees making more than the minimum wage can face the unsheltered reality of big city living. With Bay Area rents surging skywards, even people with cushy jobs can’t find affordable housing. http://www.marketwatch.com/story/as-san-francisco-rent-skyrockets-even-employed-people-are-homeless-2015-09-23

Aug 26

Homeless Slide Show

[Show thumbnails] Images of Berkeley homeless people.

Aug 26

Video Trailer!

Aug 17

Sheltered Vs. Unsheltered

These eye-popping stats show how unique California’s Homeless population is currently.

Aug 17

Understanding the Vocabulary

Every subject and sub-topic has its own vocabulary and lexicon. The major organizations that track and report on homelessness have loosely agreed on certain terms and their definitions as it relates to the topic. To keep all the following posts standardized and relevant, these terms will be used henceforth in lieu of non-industry lexicon. The …

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Aug 12

Torture

I have heard many homeless complain about being roused by the police. [soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/218976884″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /]

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