My Father's Hands, My Mother's Heart

My Father's Hands, My Mother's Heart is a biographic documentary short about 5th Generation Spanish Colonial Tin Craftsman, Jason Younis. It is a survey of his life and his work, and how they come together in the teaching of his craft to others. The title reference is to my father and mother, whose hands and heart Jason seems to have inherited.

  • Toby Younis
  • Toby Younis
  • Shelley Carney
  • Jason Younis
    Key Cast
  • Laura Tarnoff
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Runtime:
    4 minutes 5 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    October 29, 2016
  • Production Budget:
    0 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
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  • Shooting Format:
    Digital HDSLR 4k
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Director Biography - Toby Younis

Toby Younis is CEO and Executive Producer of Videotero, LLC, a commercial production company in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Semi-retired, Mr. Younis served five years in the U. S. Army and five years with the NSA. From 1979 to 2010 he served as an independent contractor specializing in photojournalism and documentary projects to 17 different agencies in the U. S. Federal Government. He retired in 2010, but maintains a high level of activity in commercial and documentary film projects.

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