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Before there was a Harrisburg, there was Harris's Ferry. Hear the story of how John Harris Sr. arrived in Pennsylvania and set up the trading post that would one day become the state capital.

Created by Kevin Hillman

 

Starring Richard Hartman

 

Edited by Kevin Hillman

It's the Day of Atonement for Jewish Practitioners. We interviewed Rabbis and others in the Harrisburg area.

Created by Kevin Hillman

Starring Rabbi Eric Cytryn, Rabbi Carl Choper, Alex Rabinowitz.

 

Edited by Kevin Hillman

It started out with a simple idea. Kevin just wanted to know how different people of different backgrounds celebrated Christmas. From there, our curiosity grew, and we learned more about holidays of the different faiths.

 

Featured at TEDxHarrisburg, "Rise, Harrisburg" began our venture into films about our hometown. Since then, we've added historical subjects to our offerings and we hope to continue to expand our library as we learn more about our area.

Documentaries

Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year, but what does that really mean? Hear from practitioners of the Jewish faith in the Harrisburg, Pennsylvania area.

Created by Kevin Hillman

 

Starring Alex Rabinowitz,

Rabbi Carl Choper.

 

Edited by Kevin Hillman

In this documentary, we explain the meaning of Ramadan, the importance of the fast, and the great qualities of Islam that shine through during the Holy Month.

Created by Kevin Hillman

Starring Aaysha Noor, Mohamed Elnour, Rubina Azizdin, Brahin Rhouni, Athar Aziz, Afreen.

Christmas means different things to different people. This documentary features interviews with people of the Jewish and Muslim faith.

Created by Kevin Hillman

Starring Mandy Ruiz, Luis Cruz, Justin Douglas, Rabiya Khan, Alex Rabinowitz, David Schreffler, Shelby Wormley.

Harrisburg is changing. And business owners and artists are leading the charge. How do these changes affect the everyday people of Central Pennsylvania?

Created by Kevin Hillman

Starring Jimbo Kline, Jeb Stuart, Amanda Carter, Ted Walke, Brandalynn Armstrong, Lessa Helm.

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