Archive for the ‘Film’ Category

Exploring Hope for Better Times (in film fests now)

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

[message_box]Best Inspirational Film - Festigious. Best Woman Director & Best Documentary Feature - HIMPFF.  Best Host in a Documentary - CIAFF. 4th Place at Cleveland's International Indie Gathering. [press release][/message_box]

Now Arriving in Film Fests - Our Award-Winning Feature-Length Documentary

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Thread for Pearls Promo

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
This project is a promotional video for Thread for Pearls, A Story of Resilient Hope. The book, a creative work of fiction by award-winning storyteller Lauren Speeth, is available now at online vendors. The promotional video reflects what the book conveys: the feeling of the times. It does so by interweavingRead More....

An Evening with Father John Dear (Watch Here)

Saturday, March 4th, 2017
[message_box]This new documentary captures an evening with Father John Dear, one of today’s leading theologians on peace and nonviolence. [/message_box]
Be inspired and become emboldened in your nonviolent efforts for creation care as you drink in words of wisdom, from Father John's book tour for the book They Will Inherit the Earth; Peace and NonvioleRead More....

You. Can. Quit. (PSA – Public Service Announcement)

Friday, March 27th, 2015
You rule - cigs drool! Meet Deb O'Keefe, and hear her words of encouragement about how you CAN quit smoking. This new PSA was developed on behalf of The Elfenworks Foundation and Springer Lab at UCSF. For tips on how to quit, visit www.elfenworks.org/quitsmoking Read More....

Ireland, The Celtic Way – Winner LA 3D Film Fest

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013
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What Green Can Be

Friday, March 15th, 2013
[caption id="attachment_1816" align="alignright" width="331"]As seen at the 2013 Burlingame Green Fair - on a reclaimed Mac computer at the Yea!MAC booth! Yea!MAC is a local green business that repairs (and also sells restored) Apple products AsRead More....

Our Intro Reel (Bumper)

Monday, February 13th, 2012

Our Bumper

At the beginning of documentary films, there is traditionally an animation or short film that contains the studio's trademark, logo, and theme, which is known as a bumper. When designing ours, what we wanted was a bumper which related strongly to the name and logo, while at the same time conveying the concept of nurturing someone's art and making it shine. It also works with The Elfenworks Foundation's of shining a light on the great work done by visionary partners for Read More....

Reflections

Saturday, May 1st, 2010
Produced by elfenworks, "Tammy Hall: Reflections" combines Tammy's musical artistry with sophisticated cinematography by the elfenworks team, and visual effects by master editor-animator Tim Schaller. Director Lauren Speeth blends Hall's inspired performance with dream-like imagery, inviting viewers to escape into a world of visual metaphor inspired and driven by the emotional qualities of the music. video podcast Among the original tunes are: "Pink Lightning," "Lauren's Step," and "Pour Tania,"Read More....

Malatesta’s Carnival of Blood

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010
In our earliest days, when we were still known as LMSWebdesign, we worked with American Zoetrope and director Christopher Speeth to produce a DVD from the 1970s classic horror movie Malatesta's Carnival. We also developed a website, DVD artwork, and press kit for the director.

About the Film

Yes it's back -- that '70s horror cult classic Malatesta's Carnival of Blood! Considered a lost film for almost thirty years, Read More....

Aaron Rosand, Live at Mills

Wednesday, February 10th, 2010
Among the world's outstanding violinists, Rosand's masterful playing has captivated audiences and critics throughout the world. "One of the great living exponents of Romantic violin music." -NYTimes  "Some of the greatest recordings of this century."  -Gramophone  

Aaron Rosand, Live at Mills College

Our documentary film Aaron Rosand, Live in Recital at Mills College forever captures a recital program to inauguratRead More....