All posts by ellen reynolds

Media maker, writer, and educator, with a focus on children's documentaries.


Skinny and Fatty

I rarely watched TV as a child. So maybe it's the rarity of the occasion that made the experience of watching the CBS Children's Film Festival on one particular Sunday afternoon so memorable. "Skinny and Fatty", a film from Japan about two lonely boys, affected me very deeply, and though only 10, I began wondering ...


I'm glad you're here! I hope to find, cultivate, and learn from a community of children's media specialists, doc enthusiasts, makers, teachers and families who all want to see representation of Real kids, Real stories, Real cinematographic excellence on children's screens.