Posts Tagged "Storytelling"

Seeds of Change: Eleanor Roosevelt and the Movement

Seeds of Change: Eleanor Roosevelt and the Movement


March 28, 2024   |   Identity, Video Production

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum is releasing the first of five short films on civil rights. Titled “Black Americans, Civil Rights, and the Roosevelts, 1932-1962,” the series is based on interviews with experts and explores the Roosevelts’ impact on civil rights for Black Americans during this period.

Seeds of Change: Civil Rights and the Roosevelt Era

Seeds of Change: Civil Rights and the Roosevelt Era


March 8, 2024   |   Identity, Video Production

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum is releasing the first of five short films on civil rights. Titled “Black Americans, Civil Rights, and the Roosevelts, 1932-1962,” the series is based on interviews with experts and explores the Roosevelts’ impact on civil rights for Black Americans during this period.

We Dare Not Fail Premieres at East Village Cinema

We Dare Not Fail Premieres at East Village Cinema


September 14, 2023   |   Uncategorized

On September 16, 2023, for the second year in a row, an animated documentary film produced by Drake Creative for the FDR Presidential Library will premiere on the movie palace screen at East Village Cinemas as part of the Soho Film Festival.

An 8 Second Miracle in Just 50 Seconds

An 8 Second Miracle in Just 50 Seconds


July 17, 2023   |   Video Production

8 Second Miracle did not happen quickly at all! In fact, it took years. Dean wrote the original sketch – about the 5 second rule and eating soup off the floor – at UCB NY pre-pandemic and pretty much forgot about it.

V25 and Reckoning

V25 and Reckoning


January 27, 2023   |   Experiential, Identity

It is a V-Day Anniversary year and we’ve been designing logos, swag, social media graphics and most important it is kicking off next week with an event for the launch of V’s new book, Reckoning.

How to write a headline

How to write a headline


August 8, 2022   |   Uncategorized

Audience recognition is a powerful thing. Say something your audience knows, and they’re going to understand it, even if it’s about something else entirely.

Can creativity be too distracting for your client?

Can creativity be too distracting for your client?


January 18, 2019   |   Design Thinking

I create content for clients as a creative director with a graphic design firm. And I create content for myself, and my audience, also a type of client, as a performing artist. For years my partner, both in business and marriage, has seen these two aspects of me as difficult to reconcile, and even more difficult to explain to that first set of clients, the set we share. Because I haven’t seen that difficulty, I had not seen the need to articulate how they can co-exist.

At least that’s what I told myself. That’s often the kind of thing we tell ourselves when we don’t feel like spending the time and thought it’s going to take to answer a difficult question.