Hopes and Dreams

Thailand, famous for its dreamy beaches and ancient temples, is also known for its sexual tourism, a problem whose momentum and popularity continues to increase. “Underage”, shortlisted in the Asian Short Film Awards ScreenSingapore 2011, is a documentary that focuses on young boys forced to prostitute their bodies, their selves and their childhood in order […]

Switching Gears: From NGOs to Refugees

Following a series of fortunate events, future grounds must be laid out. Although there is one remaining People of Change video to be finalized – as well as an overall intention to continue the project’s legacy – other opportunities have been presented; and with it, the consequence of choices.

Asia

After three days in Singapore, another continent comes to a wrap. Over two months into novelty grounds, Asian boundaries now delimit the past, leaving rich cultural and social remarks. There were no tears, nor memories flashing before the eyes as the airplane’s shadow speedily covered the land below; yet, sadness certainly eclipsed a mixture of feelings. Enlightening conversations, astute people, invaluable work: the experience in Asia provided an opportunity to meet modern heroes; people who battle economical and social issues and find inspiration to seek improvements on personal and communal levels; people who refuse to be victims of the circumstances.