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  • John Lawson shows off his hook
    Despite multiple tragedies, John Lawson is one of the most upbeat—and funniest—people we've ever met.
  • Adam Shell and Nicholas Kraft in Valencia, CA

    Courtesy of Adam Shell and Nicholas Kraft

    Two young documentary filmmakers are scouring the country to find America's happiest people.
  • Will Russell
    Will Russell is a co-founder of Lebowski Fest and a shining example of someone who has harnessed the power of the Internet to build his community.
  • Randy Gilson owner of Randyland
    In the second of three posts about the importance of community , I want to bring you to Randyland , where one man brought the world to his door and...
  • Milton S. Hershey statue image
    The “Sweetest Place on Earth” seemed like a necessary stop; we figured the chocolate community would be a great place to find happy people.
“Belief,” filmmaker David Shadrack Smith

New Documentary Explores the World of "Belief"

Faith

Filmmaker/producer David Shadrack Smith has taken on his most ambitious project to date: "Belief," Which airs for seven nights beginning Oct. 18 on...
John Lawson shows off his hook

Keep Thriving

Despite multiple tragedies, John Lawson is one of the most upbeat—and funniest—people we've ever met.
Adam Shell and Nicholas Kraft in Valencia, CA

Courtesy of Adam Shell and Nicholas Kraft

Happy Trails

Community

Two young documentary filmmakers are scouring the country to find America's happiest people.
Will Russell

Lebowski Fest: the Dude Definitely Abides

Will Russell is a co-founder of Lebowski Fest and a shining example of someone who has harnessed the power of the Internet to build his community.
Randy Gilson owner of Randyland

The Randyland Community

In the second of three posts about the importance of community , I want to bring you to Randyland , where one man brought the world to his door and...
Milton S. Hershey statue image

Happiness is Chocolate?

The “Sweetest Place on Earth” seemed like a necessary stop; we figured the chocolate community would be a great place to find happy people.
Pursuing Happiness Documentary

Pursuing Happiness Mythology

Nicholas Kraft, one of the filmmakers behind the movie Pursuing Happiness, shares the origin story of this in-production documentary.

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