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Ten Thousand Girls
Produced by Adams Sie

Mrs. Viola Vaughn runs "10,000 Girls," a project in Senegal, Africa, which aims to help girls in education and vocational training.

Small (18.5 MB) / Large (24 MB) - 7.5 Minutes
Tribute to Eunice Kennedy Shriver
Produced by The MY HERO Project

Eunice Kennedy Shriver is the founder and honorary chairperson of Special Olympics.

Small () / Large (22 MB) - 2.5 Minutes
Have a Home Run Day
Produced by John Barrett & Austin Dodge

Skipper is a true hometown hero who inspires everyone he meets with his sense of joy.

Small (13.6 MB) / Large (23.2 MB) - 3:22 Minutes
Senegal Hero Fest Day 2009
Produced by Cheikh Seck

2009 Hero Fest in Senegal

Small (20 MB) / Large (22 MB) - 4:59 Minutes
Law of Love
Produced by Rahul Brown

In 2007, children from Pakistan and India wrote letters to each other for peace.

Small (25 MB) / Large (33 MB) - 5 Minutes
Visiting the Birdmaker
Produced by Antonio Mendoza and Cheikh Darou Seck

A visit to the celebrated Senegalese artist, Mamadou Tall Diedhiou.

Small (10.7 MB) / Large (15.8 MB) - 1:33 Minutes
Thanks to the Whistleblowers
Produced by Dave Puls

A tribute to the courage of those who stood up for justice.

Small (25.5 MB) / Large (32.4 MB) - 5 Minutes
Awadi: Messenger of Truth
Produced by Fatou Jupiter Toure and Aicha Thiam

"Awadi: Messenger of Truth" is about the Senegalese rapper, Awadi, and how he merges his music with his activism and his commitment to social issues

Small (18 MB) / Large (35 MB) - 6:32 Minutes
America's Hunger Problem
Produced by Rahul Brown

An engrossing look at the hunger epidemic that affects us globally.

Small (30 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 7.5 Minutes
Oil and Water
Produced by Seth Warren and Nicholas Franczyk

Excerpt from the feature film that follows two kayakers on their adventurous petroleum free journey.

Small (17 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 6 Minutes
Commit to our Earth
Produced by The Dream Team

Fifth graders commit to helping the environment.

Small (18 MB) / Large (23.3 MB) - 3 Minutes
Saviors of the Sea
Produced by Jack Pillsbury

Kirestin Sedlick tells LBHS students all about the Pacific Marine Mammal Center.

Small (15.5 MB) / Large (26.4MB) - 3:38 Minutes
SPEAK
Produced by Nathan Kress

A middle school-er wanted to know "What would you say to the world?"

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 5 Minutes
Kageno - Celebrating five years
Produced by Justin Noto

There is hope for the future with Kageno helping ravaged communities in Rwanda and Kenya to become communities of opportunity.

Small (22 MB) / Large (29 MB) - 7 Minutes
Jazikidi
Produced by Esteban Pinilla

A film about the indigenous culture and environment of the Amazon. 2008

Small (12.1 MB) / Large (30.9 MB) - 4 Minutes
Heroes of the Season
Produced by Oscar Loreto and Sarah Noone

Athletes discuss overcoming obstacles to compete in a national snowboarding competition.

Small (16.3 MB) / Large (36.4 MB) - 10 Minutes
What Makes a Man
Produced by Mark Morganstern

music video celebrating fathers.

Small (11 MB) / Large (24.6 MB) - 4 Minutes
Itipini Community Project
Produced by Rahul Brown

Children and workers alike in the Itipini slum of South Africa find hope.

Small (10.4 MB) / Large (18.6 MB) - 3.5 Minutes
Clayton and Clayton
Produced by Sean Dykink

Two friends find each other and discover freedom.

Small (19 MB) / Large (29 MB) - 3.5 Minutes
Language Opens Doors
Produced by The 7th Year Class at Gilles Street Public School

Kids talk about the importance of learning different languages.

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In Loving Memory
Produced by Elizabeth Rodriguez

A loving tribute to a wonderful brother, son, and friend.

Small (23.8 MB) / Large (34.7 MB) - 5 Minutes
The Man in Orange
Produced by Nadine, Mohammad, Aya and Deya

Students in Jordan discuss their heroes who work to make their city clean.

Small (N/A) / Large (21.7 MB) - 3 Minutes
Heroes Day
Produced by Cheikh Darou Seck

Students in Senegal create art in tribute to their heroes.

Small (22.5 MB) / Large (29.4 MB) - 5 Minutes
Valentina Mindoljevic
Produced by Emina Kujundzic and Goran Tiro

Valentina Mindoljevic is a physics teacher in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina who challenges and inspires her students.

Small (16.2 MB) / Large (31.1 MB) - 5:08 Minutes
Life Needs Art
Produced by Xheladin Poshka, Olsa Maze and Perica Sazdovski

According to the filmmakers of this piece, all you need in life are hugs! This project was produced as part of the MY HERO Global Exchange Workshops held at Loja in Tetova, Macedonia.

Small (14 MB) / Large (27 MB) - 3:02 Minutes
We are the Punky Pets
Produced by Paula Unger

The Punky Pets are a diverse, animated rock band that promotes peace and tolerance!

Small (13 MB) / Large (19 MB) - 2.5 Minutes
Dr. Ed Gragert
Produced by Cheikh Seck

Dr. Ed Gragert touches educators all around the world through his involvement with iEARN.

Small (15 MB) / Large (15 MB) - 6 Minutes
Kathleen
Produced by Brigette Sofio-Shaffer

A daughter pays tribute to her courageous mother.

Small (21 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 5.5 Minutes
Calypso Tumblers
Produced by Skip Blumberg

A Documentary about The Calypso Tumblers of New York City. Created by Award winning filmmaker, Skip Blumberg.

Small (15 MB) / Large (22 MB ) - 6 Minutes
First Memories
Produced by Soo Hee Han

Imaginative animated journey to a child's early memories.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 4 Minutes
Malaria Queen
Produced by Mame Fatou Ndiaye

A young woman's hero, Oumoul, is called "Malaria Queen" because of her tenacious drive to eradicate malaria.

Small (15 MB) / Large (27 MB) - 11 Minutes
At the End of the Day
Produced by Amruta Nargundkar

A photojournalist makes an ethical decision about his job.

Small (24 MB) / Large (31.3 MB) - 5 Minutes
Coastal Cleanup
Produced by Aaron Barrall, Andrew Jacobs, Chayton Martino, and Ryan Cope

An important look at environmental conservation.

Small (12 MB) / Large (18 MB) - 3 Minutes
From Silence to Sound
Produced by Chase Matthews

An excerpt from the full-length film, which features a deaf man who hears for the first time at age 27.

Small (4.6 MB) / Large (N/A) - 2 Minutes
The Experience of War
Produced by Dylan Griffith and Gerardo Rodriguez

An exploration of the impact of war.

Small (21 MB) / Large (26 MB) - 5 Minutes
Heroes of Stirling
Produced by Robbie Jones, Ellie Altchwager, Jenna Kilgallon

A tribute to the volunteer firefighters of Stirling.

Small (16 MB) / Large (21 MB) - 3.5 Minutes
Pipe Dreams
Produced by May Harrington, Juliet Steele, and Dominic Possingham

A community recycles water to help the environment.

Small (15 MB) / Large (20 MB) - 3 Minutes
Prospect Postie Revealed
Produced by Daniel Cotton, Esram Leaman, Angus Yallop

A creative look at the life of a postman.

Small (14.5 MB) / Large (19 MB) - 3 Minutes
Reg
Produced by Lachlan Campbell, Daniel Bennett, Jonothan Lathlean

Reg is a tireless volunteer and a wonderful role model.

Small (13 MB) / Large (17 MB) - 3 Minutes
Saviour of the Seas
Produced by Suriah Fishburn Bungey, Ashleigh Tardivo, Jessica Judd-Ireland

Aaron Machado rescues sea animals in danger.

Small (19 MB) / Large (24.5 MB) - 4 Minutes
The Unknown Warrior
Produced by Wednesday Alexander

A tribute to a heroic emergency medical service provider.

Small (28 MB) / Large (41 MB) - 9 Minutes
NEW YORK SKY
Produced by Vlash Droboniku

A touching animation following the wife of a firefighter during 911.

Small (30 MB) / Large (50 MB) - 8 Minutes
The Turtle Lodge
Produced by Adriana Capozzi

The Turtle Lodge teaches children about their history.

Small (16 MB) / Large (23 MB) - 5 Minutes
The Man Behind the Curtains
Produced by Jason Li, Jordan Glenn, & Sterling Phillips

This film highlights the great work of Laguna's amazing Drama teacher, Mark Dressler a hero to many.

Small (23.1 MB) / Large (35.5 MB) - 5:34 Minutes
Capootnutz
Produced by Nicholas LaBarbera

Max is remembered for his joyful spirit, love of fun, and awesome positive attitude in life.

Small (12.7 MB) / Large (21.8 MB) - 3:02 Minutes
The Call of the Drums
Produced by Judith Ekwalla

Doudou Ndiaye Rose is a Senegalese drummer who is committed to his culture and music.

Small (20.2 MB) / Large (29.4 MB) - 6 Minutes
Rowena Gerber and the Solar Oven Project
Produced by Skip Blumberg

My Hero student reporter Andy visits the YouthCan Conference in New York City with his hero Rowena Gerber to present Paul Munsen's Solar Oven Project.

Thanks to the American Legion Child Welfare Foundation
for their support of this short film.


Small (20.1 MB) / Large (29.2 MB) - 7:21 Minutes

Peace it Together: Burdened
Produced by Avner Chamelnick, Majd Janazra, May Khen, Natasha Wehn

A young man's journey is lightened by helping hands.

Small (24.2 MB) / Large (35 MB) - 7.5 Minutes
Peace it Together: Checkpoint of Humanity
Produced by Tamir Asseoulin, Owen Quanstrom, Chloe Clarkson, Zain Masri

A tense standoff becomes an exercise in compassion.

Small (16.7 MB) / Large (22.8 MB) - 4 Minutes
Peace it Together: Heaven Forbid
Produced by Alex Boskovich, Katelyn Jmaeff, Shadi Mansour, Ryan Thom

A moving look at the relationship between two girls from warring countries.

Small (15 MB) / Large (21.2 MB) - 4.5 Minutes
Peace it Together: Inspired
Produced by Ofek Ravid, Omar Chu, Mahmoud Jabari, Aya Abu Hamdieh

Youth from Palestine, Israel and Canada participated in an extraordinary dialogue.

Small (27.7 MB) / Large (35.5 MB) - 10 Minutes
Peace it Together: Listen to This
Produced by Itay Sasson, Jennifer Sarkar, Gilli Tohar, and Mirna Yacoub Abu Abara

Two musicians literally break down barriers.

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Peace it Together: My Enemy
Produced by Alex Rivers, Tom Leifer, Mohammed Abu Maria

Youth from warring countries discuss their grievances with compassion and honesty.

Small (30.3 MB) / Large (38.6 MB) - 10 Minutes
Peace it Together: Turning the Lens
Produced by Zahida Rahemtulla, Hana Bishara, Gal Shaked, and Nada Anati

Israeli, Palestinian and Canadian youth explore how the mass media has contributed to their personal stereotypes and misinterpretations.

Small (32 MB) / Large (39 MB) - 9 Minutes
The Healer
Produced by Fary Sakho

The Healer uses the natural world to cure his community.

Small (20.6 MB) / Large (20.6 MB) - 4.5 Minutes
Prometheus
Produced by Mr. Gozonsky's 4th Grade Class

An extremely creative and fun look at the old myth.

Small (15 MB) / Large (17 MB) - 3 Minutes
The Red Awning
Produced by Joe Sarchett and Jared Hanson

The good people of the Red Awning Cafe help kids with a good breakfast.

Small (11 MB) / Large (14 MB) - 2 Minutes
Everest: A Climb for Peace (excerpt)
Produced by Lance Trumbull

This film chronicles the spectacular journey of 9 'peace climbers' from different faiths and cultures as they climb to the summit of the tallest mountain in the world.

Small (25 MB) / Large (13 MB) - 5 Minutes
Out Here in the Fields: Quail Hill Farm
Produced by Alec Hirschfeld

Quail Hill Farm is a special organic garden touching the community of East Hampton.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 9 Minutes
Off the Grid [excerpt]
Produced by Wendy Jewell, Slater Jewell Kemker & Dave Kemker

A whacky adventure with Derek and Doc as they attempt to get off the grid.

Small (15 MB) / Large (54 MB) - 5 Minutes
Pablo and Luis Activist Heroes
Produced by Will Parrinello - Producer / John Antonelli - Director

A few brave men fight to protect the beauty of the Equadorian Rainforest and the lives of the people who live there.

Small (18 MB) / Large (24 MB) - 3 Minutes
Pass the PEACE
Produced by Justin Cohan

A Native American tradition is carried through many languages at TAFT High SCHOOL - Pass the Peace!

Small (8 MB) / Large (22 MB) - 7 Minutes
Tom Lamb
Produced by Jeanne Meyers & Geeta Malik

Tom shares his artistic photography and journey of activism with his art.

Small (16.1 MB) / Large (22.9 MB) - 3:50 Minutes
Mother Mary
Produced by Cheikh Darou Seck from Senegal, AFRICA

Mother Mary works to help children affected by AIDS in Senegal.

Small (15.9 MB) / Large (29.8 MB) - 6.29 Minutes
Feather Flowers
Produced by Meg and Lacey

A young woman talks to her hero, her grandmother, who tells her stories of her early life in Australia.

Small (13 MB) / Large (20 MB) - 3 Minutes
Tribute to Ron Kovic
Produced by The MY HERO Project

Ron Kovic is a peacemaker hero and continues to make the world a better place.

Small (N/A ) / Large (25.4 MB) - 3 Minutes
Mother Porridge
Produced by Fary Sakho

MAIMOUNA FALL is known as Mother Porridge in her village in Senegal.

Small (18 MB) / Large (38 MB) - 6 Minutes
Wet Feet
Produced by Cheikh Seck

A cry for help in Senegal!

Small (30 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 9 Minutes
Responsibility
Produced by Anson Schloat and John G. Young

Legendary Marvel Comics founder Stan Lee discusses responsibility.

Small (8.7 MB) / Large (22.2 MB) - 3.55 Minutes
Light of the Himalaya
Produced by Michael Brown and David D'Angelo

This spectacular film follows the work of doctors who provide eye surgeries to the people of Nepal.

Small (16 MB) / Large (28.8 MB) - 10 Minutes
Who's a hero?
Produced by Lena Kunitsa & Anna Avlas

Anna and Lena ponder the question Who is a Hero?

Small (17 MB) / Large (18 MB) - 2 Minutes
Ruty Hotzen on the Footsteps of Janusz Koschak
Produced by Cheikh Seck

myhero.com/GlobalExchange/gx2/MediaFiles/339.mov

Small (## MB) / Large (15.75 MB) - 4 Minutes
Ruth Foster
Produced by Miranda Andersen

4th Grader Miranda is inspired by her environmental hero Ruth Foster.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 5 Minutes
Man With the Seasons
Produced by Maya Hammarsal

Peak Oil is a reality, climate change happening, resilience through permaculture the only answer - one man tells us how.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 7 Minutes
The Strongest
Produced by Jaemin Lee

A lovely animated film illustrating true strength.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 4 Minutes
Jim Hawkins remembers Mattie
Produced by MY HERO

Children's Hospice Volunteer Jim Hawkins talks about his heroes, Mattie and Jeni Stepanek (MY HERO @ NECC 2009)

Small (15 MB) / Large (36 MB) - 6.5 Minutes
MY HERO Reporter Slater interviews Jackie Speier
Produced by Slater Jewell-Kemker

Bay Area Congresswoman Jackie Speier

Small (30 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 5 Minutes
Slater Jewell-Kemker - Special Hero Award
Produced by MY HERO

Slater Jewell-Kemker, a MY HERO Student Reporter, receives the MY HERO 2007 Special Hero Award.

Small (15.2 MB) / Large (17.6 MB) - 2 Minutes
Tribute to Skip Blumberg
Produced by Skip Blumberg

A tribute to Skip Blumberg and his heroic efforts to save City Hall Park.

Small (12 MB) / Large (16 MB) - 4 Minutes
Human Relations Media: Jason McElwain
Produced by Anson Schloat/John G. Young

"J.Mac," as he's known to his friends, proved his mettle in an amazing game of basketball.

Small (22 MB) / Large (26 MB) - 3 Minutes
Raspberries
Produced by Morgan Davidsen

Two boys hopes are realized by the kindness of a lady.

Small (30 MB) / Large (40 MB) - 7 Minutes
Operation Smile
Produced by Dina Karadsheh, Fayez Burqan, Arpi Palulian, and Karin Miqdady

Operation Smile gives children a better life through dental surgery. Created in the MY HERO Global Exchange at the Royal Film Commission, JORDAN. 2008

Small (30 MB) / Large (47.5 MB) - 6 Minutes
Ashray
Produced by Ambika Samarthya

The shelter Ashray provides children affected by HIV with a safe place to live, study, and play.

Small (16 MB) / Large (29.1 MB) - 6 Minutes
AnaTommy
Produced by Logan Cascia, Kelsey Dimond and Jeff Mondlock

Tommy doesn't let his blindness get in the way of having adventures!

Small (16.4 MB) / Large (30.7 MB) - 6:47 Minutes
Tradition
Produced by Marija Kolobaric

"Tradition" is about an old artisan in the Old City of Mostar. His name is Ismet Kurt.

Small (10 MB) / Large (20 MB) - 2:51 Minutes
Running for Water
Produced by Polly Green

Jin Zedell started a worldwide movement for runners to raise funds for clean drinking water.

Small (21.7 MB) / Large (29.3 MB) - 5.5 Minutes
Lockapalooza
Produced by Ben Doran

A young man challenges himself to a great adventure!

Small (22.2 MB) / Large (31.1 MB) - 6 Minutes
FIN DONNELLY
Produced by Sarah Mueckel

The story of Fin Donnelly's journey down the Fraser River.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 5 Minutes
Good Food Strong Body Good Mind
Produced by Carl Kuddell

C’mon kids, you look tired! Lets go cook something healthy to eat...

Small (18 MB) / Large (25 MB) - 6 Minutes
Benjamin Bowkett
Produced by Sead Maric & Katie Hampton

Benjamin is a hero to the youth of Sarajevo by bringing people together from extremely different backgrounds.

Small (20 MB) / Large (20 MB) - 4 Minutes
Poetry Sellers
Produced by Paris Valavioun

The small Afgan Poetry Seller finds kindess in the street.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 6 Minutes
Gone Fishing
Produced by Chris Jones

A young man and an older man find joy in fishing together.

Small (23.2 MB) / Large (41.4 MB) - 10 Minutes
Citizenship
Produced by Anson Schloat and John G. Young

John Lewis, U.S. Congressman, speaks about the importance of being a good citizen.

Small (14 MB) / Large (32.9 MB) - 5.45 Minutes
Eco-Warriors: Guardians of Surf
Produced by James Pribram

Activist Surfer makes a difference in protecting the ocean.

Small (13 MB) / Large (24 MB) - 5 Minutes
Bring Them Home
Produced by Gracie McMahon and Bailey Winston

Two young reporters talk to protesters about the struggle for peace.

Small (14.8 MB) / Large (30.1 MB) - 8 Minutes
Japan Art Mile
Produced by Cheikh Seck

Atsuku Shiraku shares her enthusiasm for global peace through collaborative art murals.

Small (12 MB) / Large (12 MB) - 6 Minutes
Water is Life (Moving Voices)
Produced by Anila Khan

The importance of water in Pakistan is explored.

Small (30 MB) / Large (31 MB) - 2.5 Minutes
One Dream
Produced by Ricky Olivares

A young man dreams of a better life for his family.

Small (23.6 MB) / Large (35 MB) - 7 Minutes
Runaway Humanity
Produced by Marlon Martinez

A young man is redeemed by a stranger's kindness.

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We are all here
Produced by Yonghwa Choi

A creative reminder to all of us that we are all connected on our planet and everything we do affects the whole.

Small (10 MB) / Large (12 MB) - 2 Minutes
Rise N' Shine: A Hero's Journey
Produced by Timothy B. McCormack and Rohit Agarwal

A courageous woman discusses tragedy and how she uses her experience to help others.

Small (25 MB) / Large (46 MB) - 10 Minutes
Coach Jones
Produced by Linaya Wagner, Dakota Richards, and Joseph Laughter

Students interview their favorite coach and teacher, Coach Jones.

Small () / Large (34 MB) - 4 Minutes
Travis Pastrana
Produced by Dalton Heckatorn

Travis Pastrana is a sports hero to many.

Small () / Large (12.2 MB) - 1.36 Minutes
My Dad
Produced by Sam Barringer

Sam's dad is his hero.

Small () / Large (30.8 MB) - 3:35 Minutes
Kalena's Hero
Produced by Kalena Asbill

Kalena discusses her favorite hero.

Small () / Large (29.3 MB) - 3:25 Minutes
Brayden's hero
Produced by Brayden Perkins

Brayden talks about his hero.

Small () / Large (39.3 MB) - 4:35 Minutes
Dean Kamen
Produced by Adam Taylor

Adam talks about his hero, Dean Kamen.

Small () / Large (8.3 MB) - 1:02 Minutes
Collin's Hero
Produced by Collin Andrews

Collin talks about his hero.

Small () / Large (35.3 MB) - 4:06 Minutes
PALS Program
Produced by Reed Spring 7th Graders

Students talk about the PALS (Pets as Listeners) program.

Small () / Large (19.9 MB) - 6:13 Minutes
Fauzia Minallah - Activist Hero
Produced by Fauzia Minallah

This film promotes the education of the girl child in Afghanistan and Pakistan through Mural Art.

Small (10 MB /myhero/go/filmfestival/mov/Fauzia_LG.mov) / Large (15 MB) - 1.5 Minutes
Laguna Beach Animal Shelter
Produced by Kenyon Ford and Haley Castuera

Caring for animals in need is truly heroic.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 3 Minutes
Imagine Peace
Produced by Mali Bickley & The Dreamteam

A collection of art and prose from children of the world who imagine peace.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 4 Minutes
The Bridge
Produced by Jeton Neziraj

A lovely animated tale of a special bridge. Kosovo

Small ( MB) / Large (45 MB) - 8 Minutes
Waste Management in Joal
Produced by Cheikh Darou Seck

Two committed people have been able to to help a community better manage their domestic waste.

Small (22 MB) / Large (22 MB) - 7 Minutes
Building Heroes
Produced by Skip Blumberg

A community literacy & arts celebration hosted by The New Haven Free Public Library and The Eli Whitney Museum.

Small (13.4 MB) / Large (21.3 MB) - 5:20 Minutes
Speak Out
Produced by Andrew Green

A documentary about the use of child soldiers in Sierra Leone, Africa.

Small (8 MB) / Large (26 MB) - 6:30 Minutes
Identiteti
Produced by Shkurta Aliu, Fatime Kosumi and Dafina Rudi

"Identiteti" is about the need to preserve cultural heritage in a changing world.

Small (24 MB) / Large (36 MB) - 5.16 Minutes
The MY HERO Project TV Pilot - Part 1
Produced by MY HERO

The original TV pilot from MY HERO.

Small () / Large (33.4 MB) - 13 Minutes
Marathon Runner
Produced by Sanita Isovic and Denis Kapetanovic

The project is about a marathon runner who trains around the hills of Mostar and has traveled the world running.

Small (20 MB) / Large (20 MB) - 3:45 Minutes
Women for Women
Produced by Yllkë Paçarizi, Ben Apolloni and Malsor Ajeti

"Women For Women" is about the Center for the Protection and Rehabilitation of Women and Children, in Prishtina, Kosovo.

Small (13 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 4:00 Minutes
OKC Abrasevic
Produced by Katie Hampton and Anina Sator

"OKC Abrasevic" is about a restored community center and it's people in what use to be the front-line during the war in the divided city of Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Small (12 MB) / Large (26 MB) - 3:21 Minutes
The Sea is no Dump Site!
Produced by Cheikh Darou Seck

A call for Senegal's youth to help keep their beaches clean.

Small (21.7 MB) / Large (28.5 MB) - 4.5 Minutes
Darfur Now Trailer
Produced by Ted Braun

A moving trailer for the feature film Darfur Now.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 3 Minutes
The Recording Club
Produced by Kristopher Wallin

Kids in South Central Los Angeles get a music lesson to remember.

Small (21 MB) / Large (36 MB) - 6:31 Minutes
Why Violence
Produced by Will Hammond & Ariel Dovas Instructors

Students in Will Hammond's MYTV class at Bay Cat express their ideas about Violence.

Small (8.5 MB) / Large (22.5 MB) - 5 Minutes
Bla Bla Bla
Produced by Olsa Maze, Xheladin Poshka and Bujar Luma

Ermal and Idriz, the leaders of music band Bla Bla Bla, talk about how their passion for playing music overcomes their respective handicaps.

Small (22.8 MB) / Large (34.6 MB) - 9 Minutes
Nedim Cisic
Produced by Marija Kolobaric

This project was produced by Marija Kolobaric as part of the MY HERO Global Exchange Workshops held at the OKC Abrasevic in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Small (19.7 MB) / Large (19.7 MB) - 4:05 Minutes
Peace Begins
Produced by Slater Jewell-Kemker

Slater works with other youth activists in a colorful celebration of Peace Day.

Small (18 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 5 Minutes
Stan Ostern
Produced by by Charles McMahon, David Maekawa & Clayton Sakoda

Produced by Charles McMahon, David Maekawa & Clayton Sakoda - UCSB and The Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara - a video portriat of survival - Stan Ostern.

Small (25 MB) / Large (35 MB) - 9 Minutes
Flight of Dream
Produced by Kristina Karahina

A love of music inspires a young girl in Belarus to achieve her dreams of singing to an audience.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 7 Minutes
Doug and Becky Miller
Produced by MY HERO

Doug Miller, an artist, and Becky Miller, a writer, discuss how they came to work with MY HERO.

Small () / Large (27.7 MB) - 7 Minutes
Portraits of Courage
Produced by Anson Schloat / John G. Young

These kids of courage are very inspiring.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30MB) - 10 Minutes
Portraits of Perseverance
Produced by Anson Schloat / John G. Young

These amazing kids of character show great strength in Perseverance.

Small (20 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 10Minutes
The Wright Brothers
Produced by Rafael Campillo of Crafts School, Mexico

A story about the heroic Wright Brothers, who made flight possible.

Small (24 MB) / Large (35 MB) - 5 Minutes
PeaceMakers
Produced by Yasmin, Tamara, and Jose

The PeaceMakers are a group of students who help solve problems. Made possible by a grant from the California Arts Council 2008.

Small (15.4 MB) / Large (35.5 MB) - 4 Minutes
Mahmoud Darwish
Produced by National Orthodox School Group

Darwish is considered to be one of the most important contemporary Arab poet working today.

Small (7.2 MB) / Large (7.2 MB) - 2:22 Minutes
Carlota - Facing the Pain
Produced by Javier Figuero

A moving tribute to a very strong woman.

Small (19.8 MB) / Large (28.5 MB) - 6 Minutes
The MY HERO Project TV Pilot - Part 2
Produced by MY HERO

The original TV pilot from MY HERO.

Small () / Large (36.3 MB) - 14 Minutes
Peace it Together: Freedom
Produced by Illy Auerbach, Mohammed Qassas, Jeremy Izso

A meditation on the meaning of freedom.

Small (17 MB) / Large (25 MB) - 2.5 Minutes
Building a MY HERO web page from the MY HERO Teacher Training Video
Produced by MY HERO

Take a quick tutorial on how to build a MY HERO web page.

Small () / Large (21.7 MB) - 2:51 Minutes
Dixie Canyon Avenue School uses MY HERO - from the MY HERO Teacher Training Video
Produced by MY HERO

Students at Dixie Canyon Avenue School learn to use MY HERO.

Small () / Large (25.4 MB) - 3:23 Minutes
Drawing Your Hero - from the MY HERO Teacher Training Video
Produced by MY HERO

September McGee's class learns to create hero artwork.

Small () / Large (7.2 MB) - 1 Minute
The NRDC Green Carpet - MY HERO Teacher Training Video
Produced by MY HERO

MY HERO works the green carpet at the NRDC event.

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Students from Sierra Leone - from the MY HERO Teacher Training Video
Produced by MY HERO

Students from Sierra Leone talk about using MY HERO and wanting peace.

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Visualize Heroism - the MY HERO Teacher Training Video
Produced by MY HERO

Learn about MY HERO's online art gallery.

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That Was All I Had to Say
Produced by Shota Bukoshi

This video consist of a series of street interviews in Prishtina asking people about their heroes. This project was produced as part of the MY HERO Global Exchange Workshops held at the Multimedia Center in Prishtina, Kosovo.

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Jesus...A Soldier Without a Country
Produced by Sally Marr and Peter Dudar

A piece about the war in Iraq and the soldiers who have sacrificed their lives for it.

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Jonathan Brown and the Lost Penguin
Produced by Sarah Stephen

Two heroes save a lost penguin and return him safely to his homeland.

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Jesus
Produced by Gilberto

Jesus Martinez is a hard-working gardener. Made possible by a grant from the California Arts Council, 2008.

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My Father
Produced by Cheikh Darou Seck

An English teacher celebrates his hero, his father.

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Bridge of Unity
Produced by Cheikh Darou Seck

"Bridge of Unity" is about a bridge that joins two communities, one Muslim, and the other Christian.

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The Minda Story
Produced by Emily Wirth and Dave Mikolaj

The disabled workers at Minda have a strong community of friends.

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Be Safe in the Surf
Produced by Orla, Sonia and Lily

The Grange School provides live-saving lessons.

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Maria Portorreal
Produced by Maria Baret

A daughter pays tribute to her hard-working mother.

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A Helmet is Cooler Than a Coma
Produced by OCSD Video Unit

A young man works for helmet safety after his own accident.

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Davis Middle School - MY HERO
Produced by Mr. Burnside

Kids from Davis Middle School discuss their thoughts about heroes and heroism.

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Pollyanna: The Mr. Cain Story
Produced by Derek Hart

Students speak to their teacher, Mr. Cain, about his positive outlook on life.

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Mrs. White
Produced by Willy, Rodrigo, and Chelsea

Mrs. White battled cancer and remained a positive, strong role model to her students.

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Project Save
Produced by Allison Coffey and Timmy Oakes

Students express their commitment to the environment.

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Ronald McDonald House
Produced by Duncan Peterson

Students pay tribute to the honorable work of their local Ronald McDonald House.

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VOSH - Volunteer Optometric Services to Humanity
Produced by Michael Bloom

VOSH provides free medical care to impoverished communities around the world.

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Salam
Produced by Sharif Christopher Matar & Erik Takagi Butts

A man takes a long journey to do what only he can do.

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Laurie and Larry David NRDC
Produced by Jeanne Meyers

Laurie David, Global Warming Activist, and her husband writer/comedian Larry David share with MY HERO at the NRDC event in Los Angeles, CA. 2004.

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Imagine
Produced by Alexandra Pawlowksa, Sandra Jankowski, Silke Windolph, Davinia Ryder, and Julia Gose

A photographic celebration of earth with a message about the dangers of climate change.

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Adams Sie
Produced by Cheikh Darou Seck

Adams Sie is a filmmaker from Senegal who raises awareness with his films.

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Slater's MY HERO Work
Produced by MY HERO

Slater has been a MY HERO Reporter for many years.

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I'm Not a Soup Can (Don't Label Me)
Produced by Alyssa Karalnick and Eric Dahan

Kids at Taft High School in Woodland Hills, California, fight labeling to retain their identity.

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Portraits of Empathy
Produced by Anson Schloat / John G. Young

These amazing kids have developed a strong sense of empathy at an early age.

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Kay Lord and her Hero Nathaniel Dunigan
Produced by Skip Blumberg
Thanks to Making History Productions
for additional footage from Uganda.


A report about Second Class Coast Guard Academy Cadet Kay Lord and her hero, Nathaniel Dunigan, founder of Aidchild in Uganda. Thanks to Making History Productions for additional footage from Uganda and Chad Stevens for providing additional photography of Aidchild in Uganda. Special thanks to theAmerican Legion Child Welfare Foundation for their support of this short film.

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Move With Me
Produced by YLL ÇITAKU

A poetic film of the heroic children from Kosovo after the war.

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The Bird Maker's Teacher
Produced by Cheikh Darou Seck

From the director of THE BIRD MAKER comes a fascinating interview with the Bird Maker's art teacher in Senegal Africa!

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Life in a Box
Produced by Leen, Ramez, Sabal & Najaa

Hatem is a heroic young autistic boy living in Jordan.

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My Mother is the Hero
Produced by Al-Ruwwad group

“Every time and place has its own heroes who deserve our appreciation and respect” By Al-Ruwwad group

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Looking for Your Lincoln Hero Contest Winners
Produced by MY HERO

The winners of the "Looking for your Lincoln Hero" contest go on a very special trip!

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Cheikh Darou Seck - Global Educator
Produced by MY HERO

Cheikh Darou Seck is the 2009 winner of the MY HERO Global Educator Award.

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Mali Bickley - Teacher Hero
Produced by MY HERO

Mali Bickley is a Teacher Hero who was honored at the 2009 MY HERO Film Festival.

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Ed Gragert - Special Hero Award
Produced by MY HERO

Ed Gragert was honored at the 2009 MY HERO Film Festival with a Special Hero Award.

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DIVER AND THE BRIDGE
Produced by Timur Makarevic

"Diver and the Bridge" is about how the tradition of diving from the Stari Most Bridge in war-ravaged Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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The eBus Goes to Juvenile Hall
Produced by Antonio Mendoza

A short film documenting a visit by the eBus, a mobile media lab, to Los Angeles' Juvenile Hall.

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Angus
Produced by Shu-Chen Lin

Angus the cat finds a way to express himself through music.

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Don't Give it All Away
Produced by Slater Jewell-Kemker

Slater uses this wonderful song by World Party to promote youth activism.

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Grown Up in Streets
Produced by Burbuqe Berisha

The story of young children living on the streets of Kosovo.

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Mohamed Sidibay
Produced by Emily, Jaylin, Erin, Kristina, Mikalah, and Mali Bickley

Students from Mrs. Bickley's 4th grade class talk about their friend, Mohamed Sidibay.

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Global TV
Produced by Global TV

Global TV spotlights the My Hero Project in a classroom.

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Dr. Gueye
Produced by Cheikh Darou Seck

A documentary film about Dr. Gueye, a female doctor practicing medicine in Senegal Africa. By award winning director Cheikh Seck.

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Stan Lee on his Hero
Produced by Jeanne & Henry

Stan Lee, the creative genius behind the Fantastic Four, Spiderman, the X-men and the hulk elaborates on his hero.

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Empathy
Produced by Anson Schloat and John G. Young

Former President Jimmy Carter speaks about his experiences with empathy and understanding.

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i Luv Laughing Yoga
Produced by Wendy Milette & Jeanne Meyers

Dorothy finds healing and joy
with the Laguna Laughter Yoga club!


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United Nations Celebration of Earth Day 07
Produced by Slater Jewell-Kemker and Wendy Jewell

MY HERO reporter Slater Jewell-Kemker receives an Earth Trustee award at the United Nations on the Spring Equinox 2007.

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A Bohem
Produced by Jeton Qerimi, Asdren Nivokazi and Mentor Musa

"Faruk Begolli" is about a beloved college professor who was also one of the former Yugoslavia's greatest actors and the founder of the Dodona Theater.

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Westcare Day Center
Produced by Joshua Battersby, James Finlay, and Jesse Foote

The Westcare Day Center provides a safe place for those without homes.

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Back to Nature
Produced by Edlira Palloshi, Flutra Ahmedi and Argjend Nika

A poetic meditation on how the mountains surrounding Tetovo, Macedonia, are heroic.

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Ms. Senter
Produced by Tom Senter

Ms. Senter helps guide her students to success with her encouragement and positivity.

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Leonardo Da Vinci
Produced by Mariana Rodriguez and Jose Javier of Crafts School, Mexico

Students discover the genius of Leonardo Da Vinci.

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Nelson Mandela
Produced by Mauricio Salgado Arenas and Rafael Galarza Morales of Crafts School, Mexico

Images and thoughts about Nelson Mandela's dedication to peace in the world.

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Are There Any Heroes?
Produced by Tadija Mandaric

This project asks the simple question, are there any heroes in the Balkans. It was produced as part of the MY HERO Global Exchange Workshops held at the OKC Abrasevic in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Dear Papi
Produced by Maike Wessel

A woman pays homage to her father in an experimental documentary.

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Black/White & All That Jazz
Produced by Betty Bailey and Carol Lynde

Herb Jeffries's life is musical, colorful, and fascinating.

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Tetovo Hero City
Produced by Zoran Ilic, Arta Abazi and Predrag Koceski

This short film about the city of Tetovo as a hero was created during the MY HERO Global Exchange Workshops in Tetovo, Macedonia .

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Dance With Me
Produced by Consuelo Duenez

Raul, a dance teacher who overcame his own obstacles to give back to the community, inspires his young students.

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Pinnaroo Surfer
Produced by Kade Richardson

A surfer shows that you don't need to be limited by your surroundings.

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Nazaret Home
Produced by Carolina Mendez and Michelle Cisneros Arias of Crafts School, Mexico

A border house, Nazaret Home, takes care of children who need help.

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Judea Pearl
Produced by My Hero

Judea Pearl talks about his son and journalistic integrity.

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My Hero - Ming Jyh Chen
Produced by Ying Chin Lai

This inspiring Teacher leads by example by always picking up trash and recycling!

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Healing Waters (Jeff and Wendy Dean's Guatemalan Adventure)
Produced by Jeff and Wendy Dean

Jeff and Wendy Dean travel to Guatemala to research the issue of clean water.

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Papiroflexia
Produced by Joaquin Baldwin

A man uses his artistic talent to transform the world around him.

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Pope John Paul the Second
Produced by Ana Loreno Contreras Enriquez and Jose Andres Perez Alvarez of Crafts School, Mexico

Pope John Paul the Second worked towards peace and understanding.

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Ms. Brown
Produced by Tamara, Masiah, and Hara

Ms. Brown is the principal at Weemes Elementary School. Made possible by a grant from the California Arts Council 2008.

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Gary Birch
Produced by St. George Thomas

A tribute to extraordinary teacher Gary Birch.

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Chicky's Organic garden
Produced by by John & Mark Cavanagh & Zachary Bain

Learn about the value Chicky's very special Organic Garden.

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For Your Tomorrow
Produced by Kyoko Miyake

Men who fought each other in World War Two come together each year to remember and reconcile.

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Vint Cerf - Message to youth
Produced by Wendy Milette & Jeanne Meyers

Vint Cerf, Founder of the Internet shares his message to youth.

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From Beirut...To Those Who Love Us
Produced by Beirut Letters/Samidoun

A message about peace from the Middle East.

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Express Your Emotions
Produced by Christian Rosales, Sean Hoffman, and Andrea at Taft High School

A young man finds a way to express himself through dance.

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Friendship and the Hero Within
Produced by Alyssa Karalnick and Cindy Mendo at Taft High School

Alyssa and Cindy celebrate their friendships.

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Tori @ the Billie Awards
Produced by MY HERO

MY HERO Reporter Tori Degen interviews celebrities at the red carpet of the Billie Awards about their heroes.

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ABC Miracle Workers
Produced by DreamWorks Television and Renegade 83: The My Hero Media Award

Dr. Holland, an opthalmologist helped Todd Heritage, blind since childhood, to see again.

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Plastic Plague
Produced by Jody Lemmon

Plastic pollution is threatening the ocean's ecosystems, but we can work together to prevent further damage!

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Joey
Produced by Shaun MacGillivray

Joey is a remarkable hero who captured the heart of filmmaker Shaun MacGilllivray.

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Simulacra
Produced by Tatchapon Lertwirojkul

In the vast universe, a heroic robot saves an important life.

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Olta - The Barb
Produced by A.S. Hakan Gok

A tale about the changing earth and the innocence of children.

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Uphill Both Ways
Produced by Mario deAngelis

A struggling family finds hope in the kindness of their community.

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Wild and Free: A Screech Owl named Pinkey
Produced by Linda McLean and Little Pearls

Pinkey the Owl's extraordinary story of a "soft release" back into the wild.

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Our Hero Mileva
Produced by Nevenka Vuksanovic and Jelena Joksimovic

Ana Bodganovic interviews her hero, her grandmother Mileva.

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About the MY HERO Global Exchange
Produced by MY HERO

Learn more about MY HERO's Global Exchange program!

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MY HERO Global Exchange: Kosovo
Produced by MY HERO

The MY HERO Global Exchange visited Kosovo.

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MY HERO Global Exchange: Bosnia and Herzegovina
Produced by MY HERO

The MY HERO Global Exchange visited Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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MY HERO Global Exchange: Macedonia
Produced by MY HERO

The MY HERO Global Exchange visited Macedonia.

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MY HERO Global Exchange: Senegal
Produced by MY HERO

The MY HERO Global Exchange visited Senegal.

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MY HERO Global Exchange: Montenegro
Produced by MY HERO

The MY HERO Global Exchange visited Montenegro.

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Dave Courchene, Jr.
Produced by Adriana Capozzi

Dave Courchene, Jr. is a hero who helps preserve traditions.

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Deborah Ann Light
Produced by Alec Hirschfeld

Deborah Ann Light donated her land to a wonderful cause.

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Mark Dressler
Produced by Jason Li, Jordan Glenn, & Sterling Phillips

Mark Dressler inspires his students every day.

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Fin Donnelly, Special Hero
Produced by Sarah Mueckel

Fin swims to raise awareness of environmental issues.

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The Volunteers of Fred's Van
Produced by Jessica, Matilda, Mickayla, and Sarah of Hackham East Primary School

The volunteers of Fred's Van work to help the less fortunate.

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The Kageno Organization
Produced by Justin Noto

The Kageno Organization works to help underprivileged communities.

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Ralina Miller
Produced by Timothy B. McCormack and Rohit Agarwal

Ralina Miller's courage inspires others.

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Tom Trevorrow
Produced by Carl Kudell

Tom Trevorrow is a true community leader.

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A Voice in Copenhagen
Produced by SLATER Jewell-Kemker

Slater passionately protests the absence of a voice for youth representation at the Copenhagen Climate Summit.

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Lindbergh - America First, America Last, America Always
Produced by Frank Battaglia

A thoughtful documentary about the heroic life of Charles Lindbergh.

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Bosna Bakery
Produced by Adis Guso

A moving essay about a bakery in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, that gives food to the poor.

Small (22 MB) / Large (31 MB) - 5:33 Minutes
The Passion of Teaching
Produced by Kay Lee

The film features a teacher, Miaoquan Dai, who is enthusiastic and hard-working.

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Being Big Uncle
Produced by by Olubusola Ajayi

Jimi Solanke, or "Big Uncle," is a Nigerian musician and actor who inspires others through storytelling. This is a tribute inspired by Big Uncle.

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Young Astronomers
Produced by Adis Guso

A short piece about Young Astronomy students in a science fair at the Gimnazija Mostar organized by teacher hero Valentina Mindoljevic. This project was produced as part of the MY HERO Global Exchange Workshops held at the OKC Abrasevic in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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At the Heart of Peace
Produced by Melanie and Bill Holden

An inspirational poetic montage encouraging inner peace.

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Passing the Torch
Produced by Tim Campione

A tribute to a dedicated gymnastics coach.

Small (22.7 MB) / Large (33.2 MB) - 6 Minutes
Bullock Creek Heroes
Produced by Raechel White and Rachel Schwind

Kids from Bullock Creek talk about their heroes as part of a MY HERO / iEarn Learning Circles program.

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Peer Pressure
Produced by Will Hammond & Ariel Dovas Instructors

Bay Cat students in Will Hammond's MYTV class address issues of peer pressure.

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BRICK AWARDS
Produced by Skip Blumberg

My Hero student reporters ask people at the Brick Awards about their heroes.

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Everyone is a Hero
Produced by Ivana Cetkovic, Goran Radonjic and N. Barovic

The makers of this project asked the people of Podgorica about their heroes and created a dialogue between their subjects. This project was produced b as part of the MY HERO Global Exchange Workshops held in Podgorica, Montenegro.

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Flying Man
Produced by Anja Peric and Andrea Anicic

"Flying Man" is about a young man who loves to fly.

Small (17 MB) / Large (34 MB) - 4:11 Minutes
The Last Days of June
Produced by Rachel Kole and Stephanie Simmons and Clayton Turner

June Liston is an integral part of student's lives at Hackham East.

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Never Give Up
Produced by Marie Dione and Moussa Seydi

This film is about the hero behind the rehabilitation of movie theaters in Senegal

Small (21 MB) / Large (32 MB) - 6:49 Minutes
Mauricio Olague: The Segundo Barrio Superman
Produced by Marlene Rosales

Mauricio Olgade inspires his students though his own life and works.

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Monocoloria
Produced by Joanne Kwon

A colorful journey through a fantasy world.

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Zoran
Produced by Mirko Boskovic

Zoran is a young man with big dreams of being a sportscaster.

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Miracle Hands
Produced by Kristina Durst

A woman pays tribute to her grandmother, Katherine Parks, and the beauty she creates with her hands.

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Make a Difference - Queen Rania
Produced by Jose Escobar and Alyssa Karalnick

Queen Rania of Jordan speaks about inspiring peace and diversity.

Small (26 MB) / Large (N/A MB) - 3 Minutes
Congo Star
Produced by Nicholas Callander

Sylvie survived the civil war in the Congo to be a successful student, teacher, and friend.

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Go Diego
Produced by Sa'Hana, Manuel, Christian and Marvin

Diego talks about the fun of being a breakdancer. Made possible by a grant from the California Arts Council 2008.

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American Soldier
Produced by Bob Jones and James Coyne

A touching tribute to a fallen soldier.

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iEARN Egypt 2007
Produced by Geeta Malik

The MY HERO Project visited Egypt in July of 2007 for the 14th annual iEARN conference.

Small (15 MB) / Large (28.4 MB) - 4 Minutes
Waging Peace
Produced by Wendy Milette

An exploration of the way individuals can come together to work for peace.

Small (17 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 7 Minutes
Walk
Produced by Matthew Snead

A young man shares his thoughts as he walks through London.

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Breakdancers of Konik City
Produced by George Grayson, DJ Aki Muric, Kate Carr and Boro Milovic

This wonderful piece is about a crew of Roma (gypsies) breakdancers from a slum outside Podgorica called Konik City. This project was produced as part of the MY HERO Global Exchange Workshops held in Podgorica, Montenegro.

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Don't Burn Our Future
Produced by Bai Yunwen

A group of enthusiastic young people in North China advocate for renewable energy production.

Small (23 MB) / Large (29 MB) - 9 Minutes
The Jordan River Foundation
Produced by Amer, Mario, Shadi, Robert, and Omar

The Jordan River Foundation works to make the world a better place for women and children.

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Curious Culture
Produced by The Umcebo Trust

The Umcebo Trust, a nonprofit organization, provides a safe workspace for artists with special needs.

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Vint Cerf on his Heroes
Produced by Jeanne Meyers & Wendy Milette

Vint Cerf, the founder of the Internet shares with MY HERO who inspires him.

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Hola Sol
Produced by Marcelo Quinones and Roberto Garza

A young boy brightens his grandfather's day by taking him on a wonderful journey.

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The Baseball Card Shop
Produced by Kelly Kennedy

On a rainy day, characters in a baseball card shop find their own heroes.

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The MY HERO Global Exchange - Part 1
Produced by MY HERO

The MY HERO Global Exchange - Part 1.

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Telling Jokes in Auschwitz
Produced by Sandi Bachom and Mikal Reich

Werner Reich talks about his unique outlook on life after time in a concentration camp.

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The Mirror
Produced by Rasha Alawneh

A mirror is often like our own inner voice.

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The Surfrider Club
Produced by Wendy Milette

Created through the MY HERO Global Exchange US workshop. Honoring the LBHS Surfrider Club for helping keep Laguna safe.

Small (17 MB) / Large (36 MB) - 06 Minutes
People Matters
Produced by Beth Nelsen

Beth explores the importance of family, compassion and love with her sister Alyssa.

Small (23 MB) / Large (30 MB) - 9 Minutes
Landslide
Produced by Adam Redding-Kaufman

Luc tells his story about the Laguna landslide.

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The C Word - Courage
Produced by Rhyce Green, Kayla Mayman, Bob Thiele, and Clayton Turner

Megan Lewis discusses her outlook on life, after her many battles for her health.

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