The Ornament of the World

The remarkable story of an 800-year period in Medieval Spain during which Muslims, Jews, and Christians created a shared culture of tolerance.

The Ornament of the World

Silicon Valley: The Untold Story

A series tracing the evolution of Silicon Valley into a dynamo of innovation that has altered nearly every aspect of human life for more than a century.

Silicon Valley: The Untold Story

Science Bytes

A collaboration between Kikim Media and the National Science Teachers Association to provide urgently needed tools for teaching science.

Science Bytes

The $1 Microscope

A device made from paper promises to make microscopes as widely available as pencils.

The $1 Microscope

Ancient DNA

Unraveling the mysteries of evolution by analyzing degraded fragments of DNA.

Ancient DNA

Mysteries of the Ocean

New ways of studying processes in the ocean that happen at a scale so small we have never before been able to observe them clearly.

Mysteries of the Ocean

Gorilla Foundation Crowdfunding Video

Meet Koko, the gorilla who understands sign language, and learn about the project to preserve her legacy.

Gorilla Foundation Crowdfunding Video

In Defense of Food

Michael Pollan cuts through conflicting dietary messages and makes it simple to enjoy food and stay healthy.

In Defense of Food

Capturing Grace

A film about the intersection between two seemingly disparate worlds: those who live with a movement disorder and those who move for a living.

Capturing Grace

UCSF Global Health

A series of videos for USCF about the challenges of providing health care in underserved communities.

UCSF Global Health

Bay Area Lyme Foundation

The Bay Area Lyme Foundation is marshaling the best scientific resources of Silicon Valley to fight the nation's fastest growing infectious disease.

Bay Area Lyme Foundation

Khan Academy

Khan Academy is helping to re-imagine education in the 21st century by offering a world-class education to millions of students, free of charge.

Khan Academy

B Lab

B Lab is supporting a new class of companies trying to use business as a force for good in the world.

B Lab

Extreme By Design

A remarkable course at Stanford University teaches students how to use design thinking to tackle some of the world's most intractable problems.

Extreme By Design

UCSF Diabetes Center: About Diabetes

The UCSF Diabetes Center hired Kikim to make a series of 26 videos explaining the basics of diabetes.

UCSF Diabetes Center: About Diabetes

UCSF: Jeffrey Bluestone Tribute

A tribute to the director of the UCSF Diabetes Center on the occasion of its 10th anniversary.

UCSF: Jeffrey Bluestone Tribute

UCSF Diabetes Center 10th Anniversary

The UCSF Diabetes Center recently celebrated the 10th anniversary of its efforts to treat, cure and ultimately prevent diabetes.

UCSF Diabetes Center 10th Anniversary

The Citizens Foundation

Making a high-quality education in Pakistan more accessible by providing well-run, low-cost private schools that serve more than 100,000 students.

The Citizens Foundation

World Health Partners

World Health Partners helps to extend the reach of modern medicine to poor and rural areas around the world.

World Health Partners

Independent Diplomat

Independent Diplomat provides confidential advice and practical assistance to those who have the most at stake in diplomatic processes.

Independent Diplomat

Crisis Action

Crisis Action protects civilians from armed conflict by creating broad coalitions that speak with one voice.

Crisis Action

Basic Needs

Basic Needs is filling the gap in mental healthcare in developing countries by creating low-cost and sustainable solutions.

Basic Needs

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013: Health Care

In India and Ghana, two Skoll Foundation grantees are tackling the worldwide lack of access to health care with groundbreaking new approaches.

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013: Health Care

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013: Education

Two Skoll Foundation grantees are using low-cost private schools and free online lessons to improve the quality and reach of education.

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013: Education

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013:  Peace & Human Security

Two Skoll Foundation grantees are harnessing bold innovations to lay the foundation for global stability and prosperity.

Skoll Foundation Awards 2013: Peace & Human Security

Riders for Health

Riders for Health ensures that health care vehicles can reach millions of people across Africa.

Riders for Health

Visayan Forum Foundation

VF's groundbreaking work promises to put an end to human trafficking, a form of modern-day slavery.

Visayan Forum Foundation

Hanging in the Balance

With one-fifth of the Amazon already destroyed, social entrepreneurs are leading a remarkable effort to save this critical resource.

Hanging in the Balance

Skoll World Forum 10th Anniversary

A short video to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Skoll World Forum, the largest annual gathering of social entrepreneurs in the world.

Skoll World Forum 10th Anniversary

The War Against Microbes

A half-hour documentary commissioned by Nobel Media about advances in our understanding of infectious diseases.

The War Against Microbes

Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies

A landmark new initiative to fight global poverty from Stanford University's Graduate School of Business.

Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies

The Body’s Secret Army

A half-hour documentary commissioned by Nobel Media about our evolving understanding of the body's immune system.

The Body’s Secret Army

Ceres

Ceres works with investors, policymakers and companies to address sustainability issues such as global climate change.

Ceres

A Foundation Building Strength

A Foundation Building Strength supports research into a rare muscular disease called nemaline myopathy.

A Foundation Building Strength

From Seed to Skillet

A short film that highlights the great gardening and cookbook that our friend Susan Heeger wrote with her friend Jimmy Williams.

From Seed to Skillet

A Day Without Diabetes

A planned full-length documentary about Type 1 Diabetes building on Kikim's previous work on the subject.

A Day Without Diabetes

The Mystery of Memory

Nobel Media, a subsidiary of the Nobel Foundation, commissioned Kikim Media to produce this half-hour documentary about memory for public television.

The Mystery of Memory

Bearskin Meadow Camp

Bearskin Meadow Camp transforms the lives of diabetic children and their parents.

Bearskin Meadow Camp

TransFair USA

TransFair USA empowers family farmers and workers around the world.

TransFair USA

Gram Vikas

Gram Vikas brings water and sanitation to tribal villages in India.

Gram Vikas

The Botany of Desire

A two-hour program based on Michael Pollan's best-selling book that tells the story of the relationship between plants and people from the plants' point of view.

The Botany of Desire

Health Care Without Harm

Health Care Without Harm works with hospitals worldwide to ensure that their environmental practices do no harm.

Health Care Without Harm

Root Capital

Root Capital is helping people in developing countries become self-sufficient.

Root Capital

CDI

The Center for Digital Inclusion helps poor people gain access to technology and improve their lives.

CDI

FRONTLINE: My Father, My Brother and Me

A detective journey tracking the mystery behind Parkinson's disease and the cutting-edge research that may one day lead to a cure.

FRONTLINE: My Father, My Brother and Me

The Bet

The story of a $27 bet and the movement—social entrepreneurship—that's changing the world. Commissioned by the Skoll Foundation.

The Bet

NOVA: Hunting the Hidden Dimension

A film about brilliant thinkers who created an entirely new mathematical language for understanding the world around us.

NOVA: Hunting the Hidden Dimension

Saude Crianca Renascer

Saude Crianca Renascer is helping to make sure that sick children stay healthy after they are sent home from Brazil's hospitals.

Saude Crianca Renascer

YouthBuild

YouthBuild provides young adults with job training, leadership skills, a high school diploma and a chance to rebuild their neighborhoods and their lives.

YouthBuild

Marine Stewardship Council

Marine Stewardship Council is dedicated to protecting the world's wild fish stocks.

Marine Stewardship Council

CIDA

CIDA runs the only free university in South Africa.

CIDA

VillageReach

VillageReach is forever changing the lives of tens of thousands of rural villagers.

VillageReach

Toward A World Without AIDS: IAVI’s 10th Anniversary

The International AIDS Vaccine Initiative commemorated its 10th anniversary with this video.

Toward A World Without AIDS: IAVI’s 10th Anniversary

Kids & Divorce: For Better or Worse

When "I do" turns into "we just can't," what happens to the kids? A television special that examines the emotional and legal aftermath of divorce.

Kids & Divorce: For Better or Worse

Ending AIDS: The Search for a Vaccine

Almost 30 years after scientists discovered HIV, they are still valiantly struggling to create an effective vaccine.

Ending AIDS: The Search for a Vaccine

Inspired by America

A interdisciplinary initiative about American identity, made with the Cypress String Quartet and San Francisco State Professor Jacob Needleman.

Inspired by America

Deadwood Special Features

Special features for the DVD release of the seasons 1-3 of the acclaimed HBO series Deadwood.

Deadwood Special Features

Give Me a Lever: Stories of the Tech Laureates

A video for San Jose's Tech Museum about entrepreneurs who are using technologies in innovative ways to address the world's most pressing problems.

Give Me a Lever: Stories of the Tech Laureates

Menlo Park-Atherton Educational Foundation: Imagine

A 10-minute video that shows why life for students (and parents) would be unimaginable without MPAEF's contributions to the district.

Menlo Park-Atherton Educational Foundation: Imagine

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital: Family Centered Care

A training video to help nurses at Stanford's Lucile Packard Children's Hospital understand Family Centered Care and be motivated to implement it.

Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital: Family Centered Care

Muhammad: Legacy of a Prophet

The story of the 7th century prophet who continues to shape our world today through his influence on more than one billion Muslims.

Muhammad: Legacy of a Prophet

Islamic Network Group

A 60-second spot to pique interest in activities to dispel stereotypes about Muslims and increase interfaith understanding.

Islamic Network Group

Katrina Swett for Congress

A campaign bio video produced for Katrina Swett, who ran for Congress in New Hampshire's 2nd Congressional District in 2002.

Katrina Swett for Congress

The Next Big Thing?

A one-hour program about the way society has historically shaped the evolution of technology.

The Next Big Thing?

Stopwatch

A one-hour documentary about Frederick Winslow Taylor and the legacy of his ideas about efficiency.

Stopwatch

Advanced Corneal Systems

Two short videos commissioned by a start-up company to help explain its product to investors and partners.

Advanced Corneal Systems

Waterworld

A short video produced for a mediation hearing in a wrongful death suit.

Waterworld

Love and Survival with Dr. Dean Ornish

A two-part program that explores how the healing power of love, intimacy and relationships can help us reevaluate how we live and love.

Love and Survival with Dr. Dean Ornish

Breaking Out of the Box: Discovering the Enneagram

A one-hour program that features the work of Helen Palmer, one of the world's leading teachers of the Enneagram, a system for understanding personality.

Breaking Out of the Box: Discovering the Enneagram

In Search of Law and Order

A three-part series about effective ways to deal with youth violence and the pioneering efforts of three communities around the country.

In Search of Law and Order

Naked to the Bone

A one-hour documentary about the medical imaging technologies that have revolutionized the way we diagnose and treat illness.

Naked to the Bone