Define theme stories and question (each group is going to have a different perspective of a single topic)

Ask questions on the field.

Identify the stores we are going to be working with

Create groups based on the topics or the geographic location. This will be developed based on their own interest

Watch slideshows and bio from the teen artist



Bubble Dancers
Fort McMoney


Corner Store

Lets look at Egleston commercial live


Tips for a good interview

Welcome: Explain who you are and the project

Preparation: Inform your interview some of the question you are going to ask

Place: Make sure you and the interviewee are comfortable

Interview: Use your prepare questions. Trust your instincts.  If you finds something that move you try to ask more questions

Final: Get his/her info email or phone so you can invite them to see their website or invite them to the final exhibition

General Questions:

How can local businesses continue to maintain Egleston Square’s identity?

How hard has their community been affected by the influx of new homebuyers.

Are the business being affected by the spike in the rent in Jamaica Plain?

How can we improve diversity and integration in Egleston Square?

Regarding the Business
What is your name?
When and where were you born?
What is your ethnic background?
Where did you grow up?
What is your best memory of childhood? Worst?
How long have you been on Egleston Square?
What do you sell?

Who are your byers?
Do you have any favorite stories about your kids?
Do you have any favorite stories from your work life?
Samples questions from storycorps.org

Who has been the biggest influence on your life? What lessons did that person teach you?

What was the happiest moment of your life? The saddest?

How has your life been different than what you’d imagined?

How would you like to be remembered?

What traditions have been passed down in your family

What are your hopes for what the future holds for you? For your children?

What lessons has your work life taught you?

What are the classic family stories? Jokes? Songs?
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Introduction Final Cut Pro X
Video Editing 101: wrangling iMovie, Premiere, and more

Video School: Vimeo
Video 101: Shooting Basics
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Video 101: Editing with iMovie