Kids Turn U.S.-Mexico Border Wall Into an Art Project

A group of artists from southeastern Arizona who call themselves the Border Bedazzlers has teamed up with children in Mexico to paint the barrier that separates the two countries. In this short from filmmaker Grace Jackson, hear inspiring stories from some of the kids working on the project.

The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the world and selected by National Geographic editors. We look for work that affirms National Geographic's belief in the power of science, exploration, and storytelling to change the world. To submit a film for consideration, please email sfs@natgeo.com. The filmmakers created the content presented, and the opinions expressed are their own, not those of National Geographic Partners.

Kids Turn U.S.-Mexico Border Wall Into an Art Project

A group of artists from southeastern Arizona who call themselves the Border Bedazzlers has teamed up with children in Mexico to paint the barrier that separates the two countries. In this short from filmmaker Grace Jackson, hear inspiring stories from some of the kids working on the project.

The Short Film Showcase spotlights exceptional short videos created by filmmakers from around the world and selected by National Geographic editors. We look for work that affirms National Geographic's belief in the power of science, exploration, and storytelling to change the world. To submit a film for consideration, please email sfs@natgeo.com. The filmmakers created the content presented, and the opinions expressed are their own, not those of National Geographic Partners.