Querer es Poder: The Will and the Way
Two teens bring a message of encouragement from a Mexican grandmother, whose education stopped after 6th grade, to Mayan girls in Guatemala, who have committed to transforming their lives through education.
HW Go! Guatemala: Digital Storytelling Photography Projects
In the summer of 2016, a group of Los Angeles teens traveled to Guatemala to create digital storytelling projects in photography and video. This film shows the photographic works of Derek Blumenfield, Jay Lassiter, Milo Hensley, Elena Montoya, and Sarah Traenkle.
Refuge and Resistance: The Music of Guatemala
A U.S. teen travels to Guatemala to learn about its music and finds that it has deep roots in the revolutionary struggle as well as a vision for the country’s future. Written, directed and edited by Mia Nelson.
Isa and the Girl Pioneers of Guatemala
A teen travels to Guatemala to meet some Mayan “girl pioneers” who are transforming themselves and their country. Written, directed and edited by Jonah Cho.
From Farm to Cup
A teen travels to Guatemala to meet members of a coffee farming cooperative and with them tastes her very first cup of coffee. Written, directed and edited by Angel Hoyang.
We All Can: Chonita’s Story
A brother and sister travel to Guatemala to tell an uplifting story about the hopes and dreams of a Mayan girl who is transforming her life through education. Written, directed and edited by Dylan and Esther Ollivier. Music by Esther Ollivier.