Brasil ’19: A Docufilm About Brazil’s War on Crime


Brazil ’19 started out in theory as an episodic series detailing the nature of special forces and its history across the world. As time progressed over the course of my final semester at Shepherd, I realized it would be more practical to create a more condensed product than that. When I finally started drafting a script, which was just after Jair Bolsonaro (Brazil’s president) had made a visit to the US, I chose Brazil. Continue reading

Alumni Profile: SunJae Smith

Hi, I’m SunJae.  I graduated from Shepherd in 2009.  If my now self could tell my past self what life would be like today, it would be hard for me to believe.  At this point in my life, I find myself wishfully thinking that life could be a little more… boring. It is what it is and I’m grateful.   Continue reading