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Made in Sri Lanka documentary launch

May 17, 2018 - Uncategorized

In 2017 we collaborated with remake.world on their 8th learning journey that took aspiring fashion designers from Parsons School of Design and California College of the Arts to Sri Lanka to uncover the human cost behind mass production. Through intimate conversations with women who make…

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That’s a Wrap!

May 3, 2018 - Vibrant Films production news

Chad and Rory setup for the next shot here in episode 8 of Don’t Call it Frisco!

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Film Premiere of Made in Sri Lanka at CCA

April 3, 2018 - Vibrant Films production news

We are proud to announce that the Made in Sri lanka film that vibrant films produced with Remake will premiere at the California College of the Arts next Wednesday the 11th at 5pm. The showing is free! “Made in Sri Lanka,” is a film that…

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Don’t Call it Frisco Season 2!

March 21, 2018 - Vibrant Films production news

Sneak peaks from a scene with Sophia from episode 8 of our show: www.dontcallitfrisco.tv

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KittyHawk Aero

March 1, 2018 - Vibrant Films production news

We can’t wait to show you the work we have done with Kitty Hawk Aero. A revolution is coming! kittyhawk.aero

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Remake shoot in Sri Lanka

February 19, 2018 - Uncategorized

Matt shooting stills at little Adam’s Peak in Elladuring our project with Remake.world in Colombo Sri Lanka. We produced a documentary about the garment industry there as a part of the slow fashion movement Remake.world is fostering!

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Pokhara and the Holi Color Festival

September 2, 2017 - Uncategorized

Pictured: Marius Karlsen, a Viking Dane, after the Holi Festival of color in the mountain town of Pokhara. March 12  

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Remake Team

September 1, 2017 - Uncategorized

(Left to right) Viktoria Raykova-Cinematographer, Matt Barkin-producer/director, Eleanor Amari-photographer, Ayesha Barenblat-Creative producer, Gayatri Kc on-location guide. Check out the Vibrant/Remake team! We got this shot above the Monkey Temple in Kathmandu. It was our pleasure to work with Remake, an ambitious not-for-profit that’s working to…

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Day 1 in Nepal with Goodweave

August 31, 2017 - Uncategorized

On Day 1 of our shoot with Goodweave in Nepal we had the pleasure of interviewing Uma and her family. Her Children are sponsored by Goodweave so they get to go to a good school in Kathmandu. The slum they lived in was vibrant but very…

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A smarter way to search

July 2, 2015 - Vibrant Films production news

Check out the new commercial spot Vibrant Films produced for Declara, a new online community that puts interesting curated content at your fingertips.     We shot at Scandinavia’s Studio in Emeryville and we highly recommend them!

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