Shifting Sands: On the Path to Sustainability

This film tells the story of how the diverse ecosystems of the Indiana Dunes, where rare plants grow in the shadows of smokestacks, sparked a movement for a national park – a movement which finally came to fruition in 2019. Along the way it led to game-changing environmental policies with worldwide impact and unique partnerships.

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Everglades of the North

This award-winning documentary reveals the diverse ecology and controversial saga of the Grand Kankakee Marsh – an area in the Midwest that, less than a century ago, resembled the swamplands of Florida’s Everglades. The filmmakers explore the astonishing history of the environmental treasure often referred to as the “Everglades of the North.”

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An American Home: Frank Lloyd Wright’s B. Harley Bradley House

An American Home delves into the life of famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright while focusing on one of his earliest designs (1900) – the B. Harley Bradley House. The film examines not only the impact this architectural treasure has had on the community of Kankakee, Ill. where it resides, but the overall influence it had on the architectural world.

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The Lively One

This film chronicles the unlikely story of racing legend Dick Brannan who captured multiple records and led Ford Motor Company to national prominence during the “golden age” of drag racing—narrated by actor Peter Coyote, the documentary features interviews with Brannan, fellow drag racers, car enthusiasts, and automotive and racing historians.

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