Amateur Mastermind Productions
Who Are We?
Amateur Mastermind (AM) Productions, started by college students, seeks to produce POC made films & media
Binghamton Anti-Asian Hate Rally Documentary
Edit by Darren Tun
Binghamton University (Fall 2021)
On March 27, 2021, the Asian community at Binghamton University organized a rally to raise awareness about an ongoing wave of Asian hate crimes and to demand more of their school administration.
City Lights Coffee Farewell
“Coffee With a Cause”
Directed by Darren Tun & Jojo Cheng
City Church (Spring 2021)
City Church opened City Lights Coffee in February of 2017 serving the Binghamton Community giving students and locals a space to study, work, and gather over coffee. Their mission from the beginning has always been, “Coffee with a Cause” where their profits all to back towards local and global mission projects. With City Lights Coffee temporarily closing, we reflected on the legacy and impact of City Lights with Pastor Shaun, the pastor/director the coffee shop, café patrons and volunteers.
BLM Mural Artist Spotlight – Kristen Nicolemann
Directed by Darren Tun
Black History Month Spotlight (Spring 2021)
We follow visual artist – Kristen Nicolemann, who petitioned to paint the BLM mural at Binghamton. Kristen talks about the process, her inspiration for her work, and what she strives to accomplish as an Black female artist, writer, and mother
Social Horror Short Film
(Currently in Post Production)
This project explores the Asian American Model Minority Myth and its complex layers. We follow Michelle – an Asian American woman conflicted about her career path, who is haunted by a vengeful ghost.
Amateur Hour Podcast
THE RETURN! Life Updates, Family Ghost Stories, and Crazy Plant Horror Films – Amateur Hour (Ep. 7) – Amateur Hour
- THE RETURN! Life Updates, Family Ghost Stories, and Crazy Plant Horror Films – Amateur Hour (Ep. 7)
- Binghamton Stop AAPI Hate Rally Recap and Engaging In Public Speaking – Amateur Hour (Ep. 6)
- What are your Dreams?? – Amateur Hour (Ep. 5)
- Mental Health during Covid-19, in the face of AAPI Hate, and as a Creative – Amateur Hour Podcast (Ep. 4)
- AAPI Hate, the Media and More – Amateur Hour Podcast (Ep. 3)