This is a renovation of the original Photowords web site.
It is a work in progress, slowly evolving to update all stories and information.
Thanks for your patience and understanding.
Scroll down to see a variety of stories, or click a button to jump to a specific film or video series
Link to the Three to Infinity Film Site
Short Documentaries for
the Center for Investigative Reporting
Dying in Prison
Cops and Jobbers
San Francisco Anti-Gang Squad provides
job training for gang members
A Tale of Two Munis
Filmed with Jan Sturmann
Mac Dre Redux — Next Generation Thizz
Larkspur: Bad Road Trip
A video series by Lonny Shavelson and Jan Sturmann
Real Life Superheroes
From Fruit Flies to Air Drumming
Desire for Words
My Brother’s Keeper
filmed with Jan Sturmann
The Rabbi, the Rebbetzen, and the Bay
Michael Rios and ¿Gentrification?
The Rosetta Project
Stories of the Central American Refugee Crisis
Abridged summary of filmed stories