Month: March 2018

a house over rocks

Telling your story is good for your health

Eva Talks about Camping from Personal Story Films on Vimeo. At Personal Story Films, we encourage elders to share their stories on camera. We make a unique, professional film about their lives, and their families receive a priceless treasure. What are the benefits to storytellers themselves? As many have learned, sharing life lessons and wisdom…
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an older woman with two young kids

Why I love capturing stories on film

Montage from Personal Story Films on Vimeo. There are many media for recording memories – video, writing, oral history audio, cookbooks, scrapbooks, photographs, and more. My favorite, of course, is film or video.  Why? It is rich and full, personal and beautiful.  It allows you to capture that special grin of his, the way she…
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