At a time when designers and architects are thinking more and more about sustainability issues in their practices, they often ignore or are ignorant of past examples, such as the important work done by the Sarasota School in the days when architects naturally built to climate. Paul Rudolph's Riverview High School is a case study, a beautiful expression of climate sensitive architecture. This film advocates a thoughtful evaluation of the building and the ideas designed into the school such as day-lighting, natural ventilation, sun-screens, and shade-giving plantings. A Film by Metropolis magazine and Matthew Kohn

A short film by Matthew Kohn created to introduce prospective parents and children to the unique learning opportunities at York Prep.

The National Institute of Health needed an "explainer" video which would help patients whether or not to choose to take a prostate exam. We thought it could be a bit funny and they agreed. 

Peerless Music commissioned this short documentary about composer Mohammed Fairouz's Symphony #3: Poems and Prayers February 16, 2012 Mliller Theater, Columbia University Performed by Ensemble 212 and the young New Yorkers' Chorus with Rachel Calloway (mezzo soprano), Hwi-Eun Kim (violin), David Kravitz (baritone), and David Krakauer (clarient) Conducted by Yoon Jae Lee Film Directed by Matthew Kohn

Tony Award Winner Tonya Pinkins'rap video was written about in the New York Times:

Behind the scenes at Complex magazine shoot of actress/model Natalie Martinez. Dir/Shooter: Matt Kohn