Nominee, Golden Gate Award, San Francisco International Film Festival, 2005
Jury Award, Marin County Film Festival, 2004
Regional Finalist, Student Academy Awards, 2004
Jerry Jensen Award for Broadcast Journalism, 2004
Finalist, Audience Award for Best Short, San Francisco Documentary Film Festival, 2004
Seattle International Film Festival, 2005
Alive at 9th St. Independent Film Center, San Francisco, 2005
Broadcast on Video i, KTEH, San Jose PBS, 2005
Olympia Film and Video Festival, 2005
Marin County Film Festival, 2004
Cantor Art Museum, Stanford University, 2004
Sky Full of Air
16mm black and white film
VIDEO DURATION: 3:18 MIN.
Chronicles a 14 year-old swimmer's experience with asthma, a condition whose rate among children has doubled in the last two decades. The film explores the struggle to be a normal teenager while dealing with the emotions caused by not being able to breathe.