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SafeCity Project

SafeCity neighborhood revitalization project that is taking place in Frogtown (St. Paul, MN). The strategy is multi-faceted, including buying and fixing up abandoned buildings, and engaging in a variety of neighborhood-wide activities (block parties, children’s programs, neighbor visits, etc.).  This shoot was shot by Terry Derosier and edited by Martha Low (Wild Scissors). Graphics were […]

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Hat Dance, Sumunar

Hat Dance is an Indonesian dance piece that is performed by Sumunar, an Indonesian music and dance non-profit organization.  Hat Dance was performed at Caponi Art Park, in Eagan, MN. This shoot was executed by Wild Scissors using a video production truck. The five camera angles were edited with the truck switcher and a sixth camera […]

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Hope & Courage, Trafficking Doc

Hope & Courage is a short documentary about the sexual exploitation of women. The video was produced for Transformations, a project of John Tolo’s in Frogtown, St. Paul, MN. The interviewees were taped over three sessions, the “window re-enactments” were taped in a single evening using mostly untrained actors (one trained actor acted as a coach). […]

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Officer Mark, SafeCity

Officer Mark, of the St. Paul Police Department tells us what the SafeCity Project does for the Frogtown Neighborhood of St. Paul, MN. This video was one of four website videos produced by Wild Scissors for the SafeCity Project.

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CityServe Fall 2014

CityServe is a multi-church service project in Bloomington, MN. The organization hosts event days for service projects and a community website for coordinating service projects. This video was shot during an event day using one camera, and edited in a Final Cut Pro editing program.

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MuDaiko, Caponi Art Park

Mu Daiko, a Japanese drumming group, performed at Caponi Art Park, an outdoor venue in Eagan, MN. The shoot was executed using four camera angles and edited in a Final Cut Pro video editing program. Audio was obtained from external shotgun mics and an audio feed from Mu Daiko’s mixing board.

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Harvest Dance, Voice of Culture

Voice of Culture is a dance group, directed by Kenna Camera-Kottman. They performed at Caponi Art Park in Eagan, MN. The shoot was executed with 6 video cameras and edited using a Final Cut Pro editing program. One camera was supported on a Porta-jib camera boom.

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B.Town, FMSC at Mall of America

B.Town organized an event to benefit Feed My Starving Children at the Mall of America in Bloomington, MN. This video was made to generate interest in the event and explain the vision for it (aid for Haiti’s earthquake victims). The interview was shot at BCAT16 studio, and was edited in Final Cut Pro. In addition […]

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CityServe, Vision Video

CityServe is a multi-church organization that coordinates city-wide service projects in Bloomington, MN. This shoot took place on their kick-off event day, and a small but mighty media team covered as many service projects as possible with photography and video. The resulting video became a way for CityServe to share the vision with other churches.

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STOMP Block Party, SafeCity

STOMP was a block party hosted by SafeCity Project in Frogtown, St. Paul, MN. Project workers and neighborhood residents turned out to celebrate their newest property acquisition, dancing to the thumping tunes of MTC (More than Conquerors), techno-remix DJ’s. Audio came from MTC’s music tracks and video from the event was used in a Final […]

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