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Telling the small stories that drive complex social issues.

Brainroot

flagship projects

KINNICK
(feature documentary)
The story of Nile Kinnick: child of the Depression, winner of the Heisman Trophy, and casualty of WW2.
Dividing Lines
(360-video)
A three-part documentary navigating the history of federal policies driving residential segregation in the Kansas City metro.
Re:Dream
(web series)
A nation-wide public media series of documentary vignettes on opportunities and obstacles to the American Dream.
Your Fellow Americans
(web series)
Documentary vignettes discussing race, immigration, and the American Dream, coproduced with Kansas City PBS.
We Are Superman
(feature documentary)
Testament to the heroes transforming a racially divided city into a gathering place. Aired over 5900 times on PBS stations to 72% of markets.
Dividing Lines
(GPS-audio tour)
A 90-minute GPS-based audio driving tour navigating the history of residential segregation in the Kansas City metro.

media production focusing on documentary films and socially-relevant stories

DOCUMENTARY FILMS

We love exploring the complex issues of our culture through the stories of everyday individuals.

PROMOTIONAL VIDEOS

Helping clients share their passion and expertise is an honor that we are proud to call our specialty.

LOCATION-BASED AUDIO

This is an amazing tourism tool that uses GPS technology to provide a seamless storytelling experience.

360-VIDEO

This hot new medium immerses viewers in your story, letting them explore the space in a unique way.

in development

Trice
(feature documentary)
The untimely death of the first African-American player on a small-town college football team, and the 25-year campaign to honor him.
Camp 6ixx
(documentary)
A story about a community that formed as the houseless in Kansas City collectively decided to stand up, be heard, and demand change.

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