Creative Film Services from Diverse Perspectives
Directing // Editing // Cinematography // Intimacy Coordinating
Intimacy Coordinating now available.
Film and television productions with scenes that are culturally, emotionally, and physically sensitive need extra attention and expertise.
Ditch The Box Studios offers certified intimacy coordinating from a queer, non-binary person of color with expertise in subjects including diversity in gender, sexuality, BDSM, romance, race relations, safe communication practices, cultural sensitivity and more. Services include clear and direct communication, adherence to union protocols, creative consulting, and choreography for production success.
Why Ditch The Box Studios?
Our mission is to elevate artists, community leaders, and underrepresented communities by producing powerful stories that inspire. We are a team of queer Latinas using our skills as filmmakers, artists, designers, and activists to cultivate community, help organizations grow, spread knowledge, and represent all the badass folks making a difference!
Homewise National Funders' Video
In places like Santa Fe where finding affordable housing is an ongoing challenge, Homewise offers both relief and support to the community. With a friendly a helping hand throughout the entire process, they help first-time home buyers by providing the education and assistance they need to find a home. Hear from folks that couldn't believe they could ever own a home, and from city representatives about the impact organizations like Homewise can have on a community with deeply passionate, cultural, and historical roots.
Creative Santa Fe Arts Nonprofit
Creative Santa Fe leverages the arts to facilitate meaningful discussions that drive positive change. The people, the programming and the intention that goes into each and every event are always worth showing up for! Housing, the future of art, and climate justice are just a few of the many topics they focus on. But don't take our word for it, check out what others have to say about them in this end of year 2019 recap!
Siler Yard Arts & Creativity Center
Affordable housing is one of the biggest issues in Santa Fe, NM with over 6,000 units of housing needed to balance the market. Half of those need to be affordable to artists, young talent, and residents of all types of circumstances. Watch this documentary detailing the process, the people involved, and the community design challenge that makes the Siler Yard project an influential milestone in the development of Santa Fe's midtown neighborhood, and the city at large.
BADCAT Live @ Meow Wolf
Our favorite Santa Fe house music DJ, BADCAT! Check out the crowd she revs up at Meow Wolf, the premiere performance venue in Santa Fe. SHE. BUMPS. HOUSE. Like no other.
Director // Editor // Intimacy Coordinator
Doza (they/them) is a traveling artist living in Santa Fe, NM. Their experience ranges from tech to creative with community engagement and personal empowerment as the focal point of each mission-based project.
Their newest endeavor as an intimacy coordinator empowers emotional wellness and creative efficiency on-set by clarifying production goals, safe boundaries, and union protocols for cast, and crew. Doza's expertise includes in-depth understandings of media representation, community empowerment, and safe communication practices with sensitivity to socially and culturally diverse experiences.
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Co-Founder // Director // Cinematographer
An abstract painter from Morelos, Mexico, Anaid immigrated with her family to the U.S. when she was 12 years old. As soon as she was behind the camera, she knew she’d found a new passion and began teaching herself everything she could about film and video production, which then led her to study under seasoned professionals at the Santa Fe Community College's Film Program.
Anaid’s endless curiosity and hunger for knowledge continues to drive her to learn and hone her craft using the camera as a lens for empowerment, creativity, and positive change. We all have a story to tell, and she wants to help you tell that story in a genuine and impactful way.