Desperation 2018 - Teaser

The first teaser for Desperation Youth Conference's 2018 year. "Fearless" is an allegory into our daily fight with fear, and how we can take that on head first through the lens of the boxer. 

       
     
Desperation 2017 - Opening Experience

Desperation's 2017 conference opener, "The Wilderness". What does it mean to hold on to hope when everything around you looks hopeless? This film project takes a look at the hardest journeys of our lives, when we feel most alone. 

       
     
Bonneville - Portraits From The Salt - AA X SC

A collaboration with Aaron Anderson Photography, this project looks at the riders who brave the legendary Bonneville Salt Flats every year for Bonneville Speed Week. 

       
     
Five Things CASA Does for Kids

CASA does wonderful things for the most vulnerable children in our communities, taking care of the forgotten, the lonely, and the cast aside. This project was produced, directed, and edited by Jim Kallemeyn of Soho Film.

       
     
No On 301

Part of a local commercial campaign shot for D/CO consulting and No On 301. 

       
     
Pure Rebellion - Caden's Story

Part of a series of stories shot for Pure Rebellion's "As One" event. Caden's story delves into the hope that carried him through the hardest experiences and seasons of his life. 

       
     
Me Too - Trever - Mayfield Counseling

Mayfield Counseling launched the "Me Too" campaign in early 2017. "Me Too" strives to bring clarity and unity to our conversations surrounding mental health and wellness through vulnerability and transparency. You are not alone. 

       
     
"Papercut" - Jarrod Gipson Drumming

Make sure you're sitting down for this groove filled dream. Jarrod Gipson reimagines Grey's remix of Zedd's "Papercut" feat. Troy Sivan, and takes it to a pocket filled paradise.

       
     
Switchbacks FC - Season Tickets

A fun look at what it is like to be a season ticket holder for our very own Colorado Springs Switchbacks FC soccer team. 

       
     
Desperation 2017 Recap

A reflective look at Desperation Student Conference's 2017 year "Purpose".

       
     
The Solid Ocean - Freaking Out

"Freaking Out" tackles the rejection of what we were raised with. People's expectations, aspirations, and standards can be very constricting, and often are a prison we need to break out of, even if they freak out. 

       
     
The Anchor - The Hardest Part

"Love may forgive all infirmities and love still in spite of them: but Love cannot cease to will their removal." - C.S. Lewis

"The Hardest Part" tackles forgiving those who have hurt us most, and the journey to forgive those who may seem unforgivable. 

       
     
The Anchor - West Archer

"West Archer" is a song of remembrance and reflection towards those who have impacted our lives greatly and passed on to the next life.  

       
     
Fall Reel 2016

A look at the highlights from our best and most memorable projects of 2016.