By Fresh Cut
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Focusing on unique content that is often overlooked by the mainstream media, Fresh Cut Media prides itself on capturing a diverse cross-section of art, culture, news and commentary. We also have a good sense of humor.
|1||VideoJourney to Jalapa: A Medical Mission in Guatemala||Every year, a team of U.S. doctors travel to Jalapa, Guatemala with Latin American Medical Providers (LAMP) where they treat some of poorest people in the region. In just under one week, the team sees over 1,000 patients and do up to 80 surgeries for people who couldn't normally afford treatment.||5/22/09||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoOrganicNation.tv Trailer||Introduction to OrganicNation.tv - a web video series exploring the American sustainable food landscape. http://www.organicnation.tv Add your favorite organic locations to our Community Map! http://www.organicnation.tv/map/||5/13/09||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoDavid Sutton, missionary and hospital gatekeeper||In February 2009, Fresh Cut traveled to Guatemala to document a medical mission in a small town called Jalapa. There, we met David Sutton, a missionary from Houston, Texas, who helped make sure that everything went smoothly.||5/1/09||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoMinds Matter of Chicago||Fresh Cut profiles the nonprofit educational organization Minds Matter of Chicago that is working to make the dream of college a reality for low-income high school students.||4/30/09||Free||View In iTunes|
|5||VideoDIY: Seed Bombing||Hear ye, city dwellers: Spring is here, and for those of you surrounded by urban sprawl, it's time to show your neighborhood greenery some love. "Seed bombing" involves planting flowers on barren land that's otherwise hard-to-reach or simply not conducive to plant growth, such as construction sites, abandoned lots, and even alleys and sidewalks. We give it a shot for ourselves.||3/10/09||Free||View In iTunes|
|6||VideoThe Art of Jacqueline Roig||Found-object assemblage artist and clinical psychologist Jacqueline Roig offers a glimpse into her world.||5/10/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|7||VideoPow-Wow in the City||Every year, hundreds of Native Americans gather for the American Indian Center of Chicago's 54th annual Pow-Wow.Fresh Cut gets in on the drumming, dancing and ofcourse the frybread!||4/10/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|8||VideoSpecial Feature: A House Call to Sudan||There's rarely any good news about Sudan. A group of volunteers in Chicago decided to change that. Accompanied by a member of the "Lost Boys of Sudan," ordinary people join forces in an effort to ship donated medical supplies to the war-torn country, where a new and much-needed hospital is under construction.It's a small step in confronting a problem half a world away.||4/1/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|9||VideoUnder the Radar: "Standing Silent Nation"||For the Lakota tribe in South Dakota, growing industrial hemp is not just a business — it's a means of survival. "Standing Silent Nation" chronicles the ongoing legal battle between the government and the Lakota over their right to grow and sell industrial hemp on tribal land. Part of Fresh Cut's "Under The Radar" series.||3/10/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|10||VideoThat Other Comic Convention||When it comes to comic book conventions, Comic Con International in San Diego gets all the attention.But what about Wizard World Chicago, the second largest convention in the country? We give it the love it deserves.||2/26/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|11||VideoCovering a Tragedy: NIU||A day after a man shot and killed five students at Northern Illinois University, I shadowed the staff of the Northern Star, the school's student newspaper, as they covered the tragedy from the ground.A Fresh Cut Media production.||2/17/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|12||VideoDropping In: Tom Schraeder and his Ego||Chicago folk-rocker Tom Schraeder understands that when it comes to creating a successful band, size matters. Critical praise is cool, too.Fresh Cut drops in on Tom Schraeder and his Ego at the beginning of their prestigious monthlong residency at Schubas Tavern in Chicago, IL.||2/12/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|13||VideoHair to the Chief||If you're like me, you look for three things in a presidential candidate: A sound economic policy; their plan to fight global terrorism; and of course, their hair. Fresh Cut drops in on the Hyde Park Hair Salon in Chicago, where Senator Barack Obama has gotten his hair cut for nearly a decade.||2/5/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|14||VideoDIY: Spudnik Press||Taking refuge from the nasty Chicago winter, the folks at Spudnik Press are bringing printmaking to the masses.||2/2/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|15||VideoDropping In: Saint The Good Boy||Chicago rapper Saint The Good Boy loves M&M's: money and music. Fresh Cut drops in on Saint and his crew, who spoke about the power of underground hip-hop, the state of a music industry that has lost touch with young consumers, and their plans to bring a unique sound to the genre.||1/21/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|16||VideoDIY: Death by Design||Death is a funny thing. No really, for the folks at Death by Design—a horror film and special effects company—it can be a pretty entertaining experience.||1/16/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|17||VideoDropping In: Avant Gaudy||The folks behind Avant Gaudy, an "experimental vintage" clothing store, share their thoughts on current trends and their unique approach to fashion.||1/9/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|18||VideoUnder the Radar: "Stash"||Fresh Cut goes mano-a-mano with Jay Bonansinga, writer/director of "Stash," a controversial new comedy about men and the things they hold most dear: their porn stashes.||1/8/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|19||VideoTrash Talk||One Chicagoan’s campaign to make the Pitchfork Music Festival so fresh, and more importantly, so clean.||1/6/08||Free||View In iTunes|
|20||VideoWelcome||Welcome to Fresh Cut. We took a break from producing content for large media networks to make videos that we care about. We think you'll like them too.||1/2/08||Free||View In iTunes|
Fantastic podcast. I'm impressed every time. Thank you for doing this!
Keep it comin!
Stumbled upon this podcast the other day and LOVED the stuff they're putting out there. One of the better / more unique indie publishers i've seen so far. definitely a fan :) hopefully they'll start posting in hd?! get on the hd bandwagon!!! :)