OUR VOTE,

OUR REALITy

is a virtual art exhibit curated by Bring on the Ballot.  We have brought together Artists, Photographers, and Poets from across the United States in order to provide them with a platform and to come together as a collective to inspire our country’s voters and changemakers to continue our fight for democracy. 

 

Together, we WILL create lasting change. 

THE AMERICAN DREAM

2018

Directed by: Janetzy Cruz

Los Angeles, CA

A Mexican immigrant reflects about how he fought and decided to come to the United States for a better life. While living in the United States, he comes to his own definition of "the American Dream."

BY NIGHT

2020

Directed by: Jeffrey Creightney

Florida

Days before the 2020 election, a reluctant voter gets a visitation for his ancestors.

Poor Justice

2019

Directed by: Estarlyn Hiraldo

Massachusetts

The life of Javi, a Black/Hispanic first-generation college student who tries to find his place at a predominantly white institution (PWI). When he gives up making friends with the other students of color, Javi grows close to Andy, a fellow white teammate in his club basketball team, and meets a special girl in class. Letting his guard down, Javi opens up only to be betrayed by his friend in exchange for the trust and love of his girl. "Poor Justice" explores the social and racial tensions that insensitive and privileged communities exert when confronted by underrepresented groups.

HOW TO

SLEEP

2020

Directed by: Thomas Elliot

A short film exploring the dreaming process, isolation, and the anxieties of a life in lockdown.

HUNGER FOR CHANGE

2020

By: The Redford Center

Minnesota

Directed by: Marra Films

Compassion is the cornerstone of Aubry and Kale Walch’s vegan business, “The Herbivorous Butcher”. The Walch’s Chamorro (Guam) heritage influences their tasty plant based meats, reducing the carbon footprint in their community of Minneapolis, MN.

ABLAZE

2020

By: The Redford Center

Indiana

Directed by: Samuel Mirpoorian

 In Indiana, the key players at the forefront of the climate battle are between the ages of 8-20. They understand what’s at stake, and what must be done. By utilizing their power as citizens, these little warriors are making waves in municipal government, fighting for a safe and healthy future.

UNIONTOWN

VOTES

2020

By: The Redford Center

Alabama

Directed by: Fraser Jones

On the day of a historic local election in the rural Southeastern United States, a group of female activists inspire their community to get out and vote. Through door to door registration and educating voters of all ages, these women are determined to make sure everyone’s voice is heard and accounted for, particularly in the face of pressing environmental issues within Uniontown, Alabama. 

STAY WOKE: THE BLACK LIVES MATTER DOCUMENTARY

2016

“Stay Woke: The Black Lives Matter Movement” is an original documentary film that chronicles the evolution of the Black Lives Matter movement through the first person accounts of local activists, protesters, scholars, journalists and others.

JUSTICE FOR ALL LIVES

2020

Directed by: Dontae Catlett

San Francisco, CA

Witnessing the unity of all races around the world demanding justice for not only George Floyd but our future as humanity has brought an overwhelming feeling of hope. I am a black man in America who does not want my children to grow up with oppression & racism. So I created this video to inspire the world 🌎

 

⠀ Please share it with as many people for the world to see! This is what the media won’t show you! There’s so much we can do as a community to make a change!

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