OUR MISSION:

To create documentaries, short films and educational productions that clear away misconceptions and bring clarity & new understanding.  


 


NEW WORLD COMING! 

Edited by Terry Sterrenberg 

The Healthcare Movie

Narrated by Kiefer Sutherland

www.healthcaremovie.net    Produced by Laurie Simons and Terry Sterrenberg, Educational Videos Plus (2011)


Women of Transylvania

This is a brief clip from a 22 minute video documentary that invites the viewer into a complex, other-worldly, yet somehow familiar community of Transylvanian village women and their daughters, in a small village called Torockoszentgyorgy. Funded by a Margaret Fuller Award project, this program has been broadcast on Educational Television Channels in Seattle and the Eastside. Laurie Simons, Producer, Educational Videos Plus (2004) 

Living Aquaponics  TRAILER

Documentary film (27 minutes)  Zac Hosler decides to leave behind financial success flipping houses in California to become an Aquaponics farmer.  He thinks that Hawaii will be an easy place to grow food. This film shows how he triumphs over challenges that could interrupt his dream to build and operate a successful small family farm.  Produced by Laurie Simons and Terry Sterrenberg, edited by Laurie Simons. Educational Videos Plus (2015) 

Video Production

Bilingual Families

This is a brief clip from a 30 minute television program produced for Parent Television Network. Six families share their experiences raising children in their bilingual/bicultural homes, and how they are approaching the subject of bilingualism. Includes additional comments from experts. Broadcast by Parent Television Network (www.ptvn.org) on educational television channels in Seattle and the Eastside. Laurie Simons, Producer, Editor, Educational Videos Plus (2004) Alex Santos, Director of Photography, Editor. 


Drive for Universal Healthcare (DUH)

The Drive for Universal Healthcare (DUH) travels across the country to promote and help establish a tax-supported, fully comprehensive, non-discriminatory healthcare system for all residents of the U.S. Visit the DUH website to become a part of the movement. Produced by Laurie Simons 2013

Original Play 

This is a brief clip from a 30 minute television program produced for Parent Television Network.  Six year old Jade and her parents attend a "Playshop" where they learn about Original PlayTM from O. Fred Donaldson, a world famous specialist in the use of play as an alternative to aggression, violence, and abuse. Original PlayTM is a result of Fred's thirty years of research on the play behavior of wild animals and children around the world.  Broadcast by Parent Television Network on educational television channels in Seattle and the Eastside.Laurie Simons, Producer, Educational Videos Plus (2008) 


NOW IS THE TIME: Healthcare for Everybody

Music composed by Clifford J. Tasner

www.nowisthetimemovie.com  Produced by Laurie Simons and Terry Sterrenberg, Educational Videos Plus (2016)


Educational Videos Plus

This is What Democracy Looks Like

The Occupy Movement

On October 15, 2011, thousands of people in cities and towns all over the world gathered to stand up, to speak up, for humanity.  The people have found their voice!  Laurie Simons, Producer (2011)

International Academy of Ethiopia

This is a brief clip from a promotional video about the International Leadership Academy of Ethiopia, the first of five premiere schools to be built in Africa's least developed nations, to provide students a level of education and preparation for life comparable to the best secondary schools in the world. Laurie Simons, Producer, Educational Videos Plus (2009)

Our Faces

This is a brief clip from a 27 minute educational video that looks at the lives, trials, and joys of GBLT youth, adults, and their families, through their own eyes.  This video has been used as part of the curriculum at the University of Washington School of Social Work, by Professor James DeLong, and has been broadcast on Educational Television Channels in Seattle and the Eastside, and in Greensborough, N.C.  Laurie Simons, Producer, Educational Videos Plus (2000)

Importance of Movement

This is a brief clip from a 30 minute television program in which professionals and experts in early development describe why early movement is important in helping a child's brain develop. The benefits of encouraging "tummy time" during infancy are presented. Broadcast on educational television channels in Seattle and the Eastside. Laurie Simons, Producer, Educational Videos Plus (2003)

No Regret 

Music video featuring Sylvie Boisel singing an Edith Piaf French classic 'Non je ne regret rein' live on the Best of France Main Stage in Times Square, New York on September  27th, 2015.  Camera: Terry Sterrenberg & Laurie Simons, Editor Laurie Simons, Educational Videos Plus (2015) 


Mother's Day Babies

2010

Look what I found at our Pond today!  Produced by Laurie Simons

Discipline Wheel

This is a brief clip from a 12 minute educational video that presents a positive, proactive way of communicating with young children to solve everyday problems and guide their behavior with no need for punishment or negative consequences. Laurie Simons, Producer, Educational Videos Plus (2001)  Watch online HERE.


OUR New Economy

Currently in production. ‚Äč

www.ourneweconomy.net  by Laurie Simons and Terry Sterrenberg, Educational Videos Plus 


International Smile Power

 International Smile Power partners with people to improve and sustain dental health and build bridges of friendship around the world.  Video produced by Laurie Simons.  Music by Steve Hansen. (2007)

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