GadgetLab – WIRED

GadgetLab – WIRED

I worked with my favorite production house One Glass Video to create 15 videos for WIRED’s 2013 GadgetLab roundup. Here are four of my favorites from that package:

All of Us – Documentary Trailer

All of Us Trailer from Sowjanya Kudva on Vimeo. Here’s the trailer for a 40-minute documentary that I made about the queer-of-color fight against North Carolina’s Amendment One, a piece of legislation that stripped domestic partnerships of their rights in 2012. The organizers took a unique electoral position by educating and encouraging queers to think ...

Bread Uprising

I created this video with my friends from Bread Uprising in Durham NC. Using this video, we launched an IndieGoGo campaign in which we met our goal and raised over $10,000. They are excellent bakers who have a strong vision of community solidarity and food sovereignty in Durham: “We believe that every person has a ...

The Day After Amendment One, Our Win is Bigger

SONG and I made this short piece, from beginning to end, in 5 hours, the day of the primary election of 2012 in Durham NC. SONG wanted to have a message ready in the case of a loss in the Amendment One fight, which took away the rights of domestic partnership and civil unions across ...

MOCA Night Vision – Sponsored by Motorola

A summer concert series at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, sponsored by Motorola, Myspace and MOCA. I pitched to Motorola the idea of making short videos of the key performances, and here they are.

Modus Otis

Behind the scenes of an art auction and fashion show, sponsored by Quiksilver Inc. and Otis College of Art and Design.

Gay in LA

This is a short documentary about queer life in Los Angeles, inspired by the documentary Word is Out. It’s something I’d like to do in cities around the world, eventually fleshing it out into a feature. This was made completely out of pocket and passion. Fundraising purposes only.