StoryMineMedia 2017 Winter/Spring Internship

StoryMineMedia 2017 Winter/Spring Internship

StoryMineMedia is hiring a part-time 2017 Winter/Spring intern based out of Chapel Hill/Durham, North Carolina from February 13 – May 1, 2017. The intern will work closely with StoryMine co-founders Elena Rue and Catherine Orr (we want you to learn as much as possible and to feel like part of the team!). The intern will […]

Behind the Story – The Making of “Janet Reno: The People’s Lawyer”

Behind the Story – The Making of “Janet Reno: The People’s Lawyer”

Former Attorney General, Eric Holder, speaking about his admiration for Janet Reno. Photo by production team member, Nick Michael. Janet Reno lived her life with one guiding principle – “do the right thing.” It was a mantra passed down from her mother, one of the strongest influences in her life. In all the research, conversations and […]

Limited Enrollment Concept Workshop

  Our favorite workshop is just around the corner. So often people get hung up on cameras, software, and all the technical aspects of producing videos (which is understandable, there’s a lot to remember!) The problem is, when you’re distracted by cameras, microphones, and editing software, you miss the most important element of creating videos: […]

Behind the Scenes – “Homeplace Under Fire”

Behind the Scenes – “Homeplace Under Fire”

We both grew up around farms – Catherine was raised on a small farm in the outskirts of Charlottesville, VA, and Elena grew up in rural Iowa, the heart of farm country. But not until we edited Homeplace Under Fire did we truly understand the challenges and hardships that family farmers have faced and continue to […]

What We’re Watching /// Alex Blumberg – Creative Live

What We’re Watching /// Alex Blumberg – Creative Live

We’ve been watching this Creative Live course over our lunches recently. I just heard the above quote come out of Alex Blumberg’s mouth, and I love it. Finding the right person to be the subject of your video is one of the most crucial elements in producing a strong video. Often the default is to […]