Grandpa’s Aquarium


Film, Web Series, Writing

Role: Writer/Director

 6 Episodes

Two friends living in Los Angeles give up their artistic dreams and redirect their lives to saving the lives of fish after watching the critically acclaimed documentary Blackfish. The series follows them as they attempt to change the world, one fish at a time, starting with their own goldfish whom they’ve named Grandpa.

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I love documentaries and I often find myself feeling as though I’ve dedicated my life to the “wrong thing”after watching them. The idea for this series came to me after watching a documentary about bees, after which I decided that I absolutely needed to join the fight to save bees from colony collapse disorder, move into the country and get my own hive. None of this happened, but what if it actually did? That’s where this idea was born.