Rise Against | Ballad of Hollis Brown | MTV VMA Nominee: Best Video with a Message

  Shot over seven days on a road trip from Rise Against's rehearsal space in Chicago to my home in Los Angeles.  An amazing trip through an eye-opening, beautiful and troubled country.  Buy the Album Here.  All profits go to Amnesty International's humanitarian projects.

Gym Class Heroes | The Fighter | Director's Cut | MTV VMA Nominee: Best Video with a Message

This music video featuring 19-year old Bronx-born Olympic gymnast, John Orozco was recently nominated for an MTV Video Music Award and featured during prime time NBC Olympic coverage.  It tells the story of a dedicated athlete who fought his way up from humble roots to the greatest stage on Earth.

The Medicine Abuse Project | National PSA Campaign

Prescription pain medications kill 15,000 people every year in the U.S. alone.  That's 42 people a day.  This short documentary is part of a nationwide campaign by The Partnership at DrugFree.org to dramatically reduce the number of teen Rx deaths over the next five years.  Learn more at The Medicine Abuse Project.

Bout that Bout | Winner: Slamdance Film Festival, Best Short Documentary

Youths in the trailer parks of central Florida fight for survival within an underground mixed martial arts club.  While teen angst, amplified by life in the struggling recession-hit economy, drive many local teens into drug abuse and gang violence, the fighters in these gatherings vent their frustrations on willing participants and evade more severe dangers.