Third of Russian Mormon Videos: Vasya–musician, vocalist [Василий — музыкант, вокалист]

“I think every electrician dreams of being an artist”, says Vasya, a Russian vocalist, band member,  and music teacher.  He is the feature of the second of the videos produced during my first time in Moscow, thanks to Brigham Young University.  The music on the video is his own.  Vasya creating music was fun to work […]

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Russian Mormon Videos: Тимур Кодиров – Бизнесмен и Мормон [one of five]

Over a year ago, I went to Moscow, Russia with The Church of Jesus Christ and Brigham Young University to create a series of five short documentary videos about Mormons in Moscow.  They are being released currently, so I will continue to “release” them on my blog one week at a time.  Subtitles are available for those non-Russian speakers […]

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Fourth Russian Mormon Video: Ваник — чемпион мира по каратэ. [Vanik — world karate champion]

The fourth of the videos is of Vanik Arutyunyan, a world karate champion teaching in Moscow. Credits:  Jed Wells, director, photographer, mentor, and editor Jonathan Wright, assistant to the director Christine Armbruster, camera, and photographer Joseph Belliston, Sound mix Kaleidoscope Pictures: Color correction The Bach unaccompanied cello suite was recorded and played by Mark Smith of […]

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Third Russian Mormon Video: Евгения. 8 лет занималась велоспортом. Я мормон.

The third of the Russian videos.  This one is of Evegenya.  An eight year bicycle champion.  I got the luxury of editing this lovely lady’s video.  So, double enjoy this video as I not only shot but edited it! Credits:  Jed Wells, director, photographer, and mentor Jonathan Wright, assistant to the director Christine Armbruster, camera, […]

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Vladimir Preshepha (Владимир Иосифович–Кто такие мормоны?)

I cannot believe I never posted the 5th and my favorite of the short documentary series I created while in Russia two summers ago.  This one is of Vladimir Preshepha, a former Russian cosmonaut.  They were a series of videos created with Brigham Young University for The Church of Jesus Christ of Later-Day Saints, sending me to Moscow to complete […]

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