15.04.14 by Jeff

Same But Different “Theo’s Story”

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I don’t know if I’m just extra emotional tonight or what, but I cried two times watching this video by director David Barnes. This kid’s honesty and the beautiful filming and editing, ahh it’s too much for me right now. A+

Theo is 10 years old, and almost blind. In this video he explains “what it’s like to be me” as part of an Emmy Award winning collection of short documentary portraits, featuring kids with a variety of medical conditions.

Watch “Theo’s Story” below!


 

SAME BUT DIFFERENT SHORTS: vimeo.com/channels/samebutdifferentshorts

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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • Marisol Cabrera

    Don’t worry Jeff, you’re not the only one who was touched. Very fascinating (not to mention I was glad to hear a Kimya Dawson song in it).

  • Aaron Bumgarner

    Oh my. Still rides a bike too. Amazing.

  • Peter James

    Brilliant. What an inspirational kid!

  • Great film, awesome subject. Much love for sharing this.

  • Oliver Herlitschek

    Damn, this had some amazing shots.





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