2014 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition



The Real Tom Banks

Winner of the 2014 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Best Documentary: Silver Award

Tom Banks is 23, gay and searching for love.

Leaving a Mark

Winner of the 2014 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Best Documentary: Bronze Award

Emily Hsiao reads a Craigslist post about a man who wants his swastika tattoo covered up. And then she goes to meet him.

Arthur's Story

Winner of the 2014 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Best Documentary: Honorable Mention Award

After twelve years of rough living in Vancouver, Arthur is moving into an apartment in a new supportive housing project. But moving inside from a life outside isn't as easy as you might think.

Burroughs at 100

Winner of the 2014 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Director's Choice Award

Rock legend Iggy Pop presents an intimate portrait of William S. Burroughs on the 100th birthday of America's most cataclysmic author.

The Hospital Always Wins

Winner of the 2014 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Director's Choice Award

Back in 2004, Laura Starecheski visited a mental hospital in Queens, N.Y. called Creedmoor, where she met a patient named Issa Ibrahim.

Fault Line

Winner of the 2014 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Best Documentary: Honorable Mention Award

Kevin (not his real name) is a likable guy who lives with his wife in New Jersey. And he's on probation after serving time in a federal prison for committing a disturbing crime.

Here I Am and Here Be Danger

Winner of the 2014 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Best New Artist Award

Here I Am and Here Be Danger is a non-narrated experiment in heartbreak.

Help Wanted

Winner of the 2014 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Radio Impact Award

There is currently no formal treatment or support for non-offending pedophiles who want help managing their attractions.

100 Songs in a Day

Winner of the 2014 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Little Mermaid Award

One way to earn money selling music is boring: write one hit and live off the royalties for the rest of your life.

Chicago to Mexico, by Bus

Winner of the 2014 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition Little Mermaid Award

Every week hundreds of people board coach buses in Chicago and travel to Mexico.