• PEOPLE STORIES •
PRISCILLA JEAN WEST
PRE-PRODUCTION • PRODUCTION • POST-PRODUCTION
Valley Roots - Priscilla West - Series Promo
Valley Roots is a mini video series written and produced by Priscilla West in the Rio Grande Valley. The series, hosted by Priscilla, paints a portrait of culture in the RGV as told by the people who live here. Valley Roots sheds light on the people making a positive impact in this border community and introduces onlookers to life in the southernmost tip of Texas.
Conversation with Shawn Elliott Russell
Shawn Elliott Russell is a young latino who, today, is not only a local hip-hop artist in the Rio Grande Valley, he is also a successful author of children’s books, an entrepreneur and inspirational speaker. But, for Shawn, his journey into adulthood didn’t start out as free flowing as the words he lays down on paper. Shawn’s seemingly normal life took a turn for the worse in 2006 when all of a sudden life was muddled with extreme anxiety and debilitating panic attacks that changed the direction of his life. From anxiety to transformation to using his experience to inspire and help others, this is the story of Shawn Elliot Russel.
Faces of Immigration - Agent Mustafa
This series represents the culmination of six months months of research and interviews with scores of people. It is presented in the hopes of spurring discourse about one of the most significant public policy debates to visit our country and our region in decades. http://myrgv.com/brokenborders/