Vietnam Documentaries

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Media Arts adviser Michael Hernandez took 15 students to Vietnam on our third International Documentary Trip in February 2016.  The documentaries below were produced by my students on that trip.  Find out more about our other International Documentary Trips.

Mr. Hernandez also trains teachers how to integrate digital storytelling into their classes on teacher-only digital storytelling trips abroad.

This essayistic documentary, inspired by Chris Marker’s Sans Soleil, is a meditation on the nature of creating documentaries.  Initially, the filmmakers intended to understand the religion and spirituality of Vietnam, and instead came away noticing the distance between