*Official Selection at The Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Newport Beach International Film Festival, New York City Documentary Film Festival, Starz Denver Film Festival, Flickerfest Film Festival, Petaluma Film Festival, 9th Global Hong Kong International Film Festival, Nominated for Best Short Documentary and Best Cinematography in a Documentary at Charlotte Film Festival, Hollywood Shorts Film Festival, Premiered on The Documentary Channel in September of 2011.
'Made By Me' explores the connection between three Los Angeles artists and their crafts, by immersing the viewer in each creative process. The result is a lyrical piece celebrating handmade goods in a world of mass-production. Sam Moyer uses the natural shape of wood as a guide to design tables, desks, and chairs. James Romero builds custom bikes from old bike frames and scraps of metal. Joe Cariati blows glass with the skill of his Venetian predecessors, and yet achieves an aesthetic unmistakably his own.