Featured Work



With help form their zany physical education teacher, a group of Wisconsin fourth graders send greetings to their Alaskan pen pals in Hello Eek!   Watch video.



In Take a Breath, Lincoln Elementary School children, in Madison, WI, sing, dance, cavort and even sit still in this homage to mindful, kind behavior.  Watch video.



Bring on the Magic and…,  This compilation disc features four short narratives and two short documentaries produced by Refuge Films.  DVDs are available for purchase.


Dostoevsky Behind Bars, a full-length documentary about university graduate students who study literature with inmates in a minimum-security prison, was named a Golden Badger Award winner by the Wisconsin Film Festival.   DVDs available for purchase. Trailer.  Read press.  Listen to radio program.  More press.  Watch TV interview.


While It Lasts, a short documentary, features the words and work of 81-year-old artist Jamie Ross with music by Marc Kornblatt. 

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Street Pulse, a full-length documentary, tells the story of homeless people trying to make it off the streets.  DVDs available for purchase.     Trailer.    Watch TV interview.


Because It’s Small, a short documentary about the  Little Free Library movement,  won Best of the Fest at the Oneota Film Festival.   DVDs available for purchase.      Trailer.