n important value of our business philosophy is to collaborate with other professionals and organizations that care about people and want to see their communities thrive. So in these challenging times, my wife and I partnered with Joe Tuttolomondo of @southernpaint, the family owned and operated, full service paint and decorating supply center in Daytona, Florida to donate 47 N95 respirator masks and 20 goggles to healthcare workers on the front lines. This first batch went to the Milwaukee Children's Hospital. When we all do our part, no matter how small, it adds up to a greater good for all of us. We're stronger together. Don't lose hope. Blue skies are on the other side of gray clouds.
Alex and Noel Miranda are co-founders of Bravebird, a Madison-based film company. Bravebird’s mission is to transform the way gender and diversity is depicted on screen with a filmmaking methodology called Cinema Dignite. Cinema Dignite centers around visuals with impeccable quality that’s ethically produced, all with the goal of including and empowering the communities depicted. Through commercials, documentaries and feature films, Bravebird includes a diverse group of creatives from beginning to end of the story-telling process.Read More
The pandemic has forced much of the film industry to suspend production, but Alex Miranda Cruz and Noel Miranda have been undeterred in their creative pursuits. Their Middleton-based company, Bravebird, is currently in the midst of a safe, socially distanced autumnal shoot of its first narrative feature film, Trace The Line. Inspired by the mid-twentieth century photojournalism of Gordon Parks and the recent films of Barry Jenkins (If Beale Street Could Talk), the film is a poetic exploration of the internal and social chaos of 2020.Read More