Fencing by the Bay - Balestra Entertainment from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

The Balestra Bunch hit up Mission Bay this weekend for an action-filled evening of fencing, barbeque, bonfire and fireworks. Of course we had to bring our cameras along to capture our shenanigans!

Filmed by Josh McMurtrie, Erinn McMurtrie, Linda Skeens, and Patrick Burton
Edited and Music by Patrick Burton

Justin Werner, Daniel & Howard Part II - One Day in San Diego from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

Justin Werner, Daniel & Howard at OB Green Store’s 25th Anniversary

One Day in San Diego / One Day on Earth / April 26, 201

Filmed by William Lotherington IV
Edited by Linda M. Skeens
Produced by Balestra Entertainment

Solare Ristorante Italiano - One Day in San Diego from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

Filmed on April 26, 2014 as part of the One Day on Earth / One Day in San Diego project.

Interview with Accursio Lota, Executive Chef at Solare Ristorante Italiano, located at Liberty Station.

Credits:
Accursio Lota, Executive Chef at Solare Ristorante Italiano - Interviewee 
Linda Skeens - Director, Producer, Cinematographer, Editor 
Patrick Russell Burton - First AD, Producer, Cinematographer 
William Lotherington IV - Camera Op, Gaffer 
Angela Colgan - Production Assistant 
Kara Camden - Production Assistant 
Produced by Balestra Entertainment

Justin Werner, Daniel & Howard Part I - One Day in San Diego from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

Justin Werner, Daniel & Howard at OB Green Store’s 25th Anniversary

One Day in San Diego / One Day on Earth / April 26, 201

Filmed by William Lotherington IV
Edited by Linda M. Skeens
Produced by Balestra Entertainment

Suzie's Farm - One Day in San Diego from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

One Day on Earth / One Day in San Diego / April 26, 2014

Interview with Lucila De Alejandro, co-founder and head weed puller at Suzie’s Farm in Imperial Beach.

Suzie’s Farm is a 140-acre USDA-certified organic farm located thirteen miles south of downtown San Diego. They grow over 100 varieties of seasonal vegetables, herbs, flowers, and fruits, year-round.

Lucila De Alejandro - Head Weed Puller at Suzie’s Farm, Interviewee. 
Linda Skeens - Director, Producer, Cinematographer, Editor. 
Patrick Burton - First AD, Producer, Cinematographer.
William Lotherington IV - Cinematographer, Gaffer. 
Angela Colgan - Production Assistant. 
Kara Camden - Production Assistant.

OB Green Store 25th Anniversary - One Day in San Diego from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

One Day on Earth / One Day in San Diego / April 26, 2014

The Ocean Beach Green Store celebrates their 25th anniversary. Co-founder Colleen Dietzel discusses their history, and her perspective on San Diego’s issues. Local music performed by Justin Werner, Daniel, & Howard, as well as Chance & Jim.

Credits:
Colleen Dietzel - Co-Founder of Green Store, Interviewee 
Linda Skeens - Director, Producer, Cinematographer, Editor 
Patrick Russell Burton - First AD, Producer, Cinematographer 
William Lotherington IV - Camera Op, Gaffer 
Angela Colgan - Production Assistant 
Kara Camden - Production Assistant 
Music Performed by Justin Werner, Daniel & Howard, and Chance & Jim
Produced by Balestra Entertainment

Jim Gillcrist, Military Veteran - One Day in San Diego from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

One Day on Earth / One Day in San Diego / April 26, 2014

 Big thanks to Jim Gillcrist and his family for participating!

Jim Gillcrist - Military Veteran, Interviewee

Linda Skeens - Director, Producer, Cinematographer

Patrick Burton - First AD, Producer, Cinematographer, Editor

William Lotherington IV - Camera Operator, Gaffer

Angela Colgan - Production Assistant

Kara Camden - Production Assistant

Sonima - Yoga for Kids from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

sonimafoundation.org

The Sonima Foundation is dedicated to the research, investigation, analysis, and implementation needed to establish the health and wellness program as an essential component of the education system, primarily for underserved students from preschool through high school.

Filmed by Linda M. Skeens and Patrick Russell Burton
Edited by Linda M. Skeens
Produced by Balestra Entertainment

Transfer Triton Day 2014 from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

Your journey starts here! Come to Transfer Triton Day at UCSD May 10, 2014.
Balestra Entertainment are proud alumni of UCSD.
Produced by Patrick Russell Burton ‘12 and Linda Marie Skeens (Transfer) ‘13
Shot by Patrick Burton ‘12, Linda Skeens (Transfer) ‘13, and Josh McMurtrie (Transfer) ‘04
Edited by Taylor Chan ‘13
Production Assistant: William Lotherington ‘13
Audio Engineer: Joel Polizzi (Transfer) ‘14
Helicopter Footage by Spark Aerial: Radley Angelo ‘14 and Kurt Selander ‘14
Music by Meir Chodakiewitz
Executive Producers: Emily Aughinbaugh and Martha Hart

Josh and Erinn Wedding Highlights 9.28.13 from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

Josh and Erinn Wedding Highlights 9.28.13
Shot by Linda Marie Skeens and Patrick Russell Burton
Edited by Patrick Burton
Assistant Editor Linda Skeens

Hello Baby from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

Hello Baby
Directed and edited by Linda M. Skeens
Cinematography by Patrick R. Burton & Linda M. Skeens
Music cred: rockabyebaby’s rendition of weezer’s el scorcho

Triton Day 2014 from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

Your journey starts here! Come to Triton Day at UCSD April 5, 2014.
Balestra Entertainment are proud alumni of UCSD.
Produced by Patrick Russell Burton ‘12 and Linda Marie Skeens ‘13
Shot by Patrick Burton ‘12, Linda Skeens ‘13, and Josh McMurtrie ‘04
Edited by Taylor Chan ‘13
Production Assistant: William Lotherington ‘13
Audio Engineer: Joel Polizzi ‘14
Helicopter Footage by Spark Aerial: Radley Angelo ‘14 and Kurt Selander ‘14
Music by Meir Chodakiewitz
Executive Producers: Emily Aughinbaugh and Martha Hart

King's Hawaiian: Culinary Creations at The Wild Thyme Company from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

King’s Hawaiian: Culinary Creations at The Wild Thyme Company
Balestra hits up The Wild Thyme Company in San Diego to document three talented chefs and local personality Nino “Neens” Camilo as they take advantage of King’s Hawaiian’s new products with brand new original recipes.
Produced by Patrick Russell Burton and Linda Marie Skeens
Shot by Patrick Russell Burton, Linda Marie Skeens, and William Lotherington
Edited by Patrick Russell Burton
Music: He ‘Ono by the Ka’au Crater Boys
Featuring Nino “Neens” Camilo, Chef AC Boral, Chef Kari Rich, and Chef Matt Brophy

Balestra Entertainment Demo Reel 2014 from Balestra Entertainment on Vimeo.

A life without art is a life that is not fulfilled. Here is a compilation of our work over the last season, and a preview of what’s soon to come!
Produced by Patrick Russell Burton & Linda Marie Skeens
Edited by Taylor Chan
Music by Meir Chodakiewitz

Take a sneak peak at what’s in store for this year’s Triton Day!
Featuring Brian Bose of UC San Diego
Shot by Patrick Russell Burton & Linda M Skeens
Edit by Patrick Russell Burton
Music by Meir Chodakiewitz

(Source: vimeo.com)