John Akre, Video and Filmmaker

I am a videomaker and filmmaker. I specialize in creating short videos about community events for non-profit organizations and on-line news sources.

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Here is a documentary with animation I made about Crescent Collective, a group of three artists working to make art out of the growing of food in public places.

Crescent Collective from John Akre on Vimeo.

In the winter through the summer of 2013, I worked with a teen filmmaker to document an incredible public art project called Filling the Void.

Here is a documentary I made about the artist Tim Donahue:

I have a huge archive of past work. Watch my Video Archive page grow as I add work to it.

Here are some examples:

Dinkytown Greenway Grand Opening

Northeast Ride 2013

Mississippi Watershed Management Organization Grand Opening from John Akre on Vimeo

Northeast Ride 2012

Here is my old Sloppy Films website.