This is San Jose

A Mini-Documentary Series

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Directed by
Marlo Custodio

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The great untold stories from our city.

NEEBA has teamed up with Metro Silicon Valley to release the mini-documentary, “This is San Jose.” A series documenting the vibrant people and culture outside of the tech bubble. We spent the past year speaking with those that have made a positive impact on their community. Each episode will focus on the emotional and professional journeys of a single local business owner or leader. These episodes are just the beginning, we hope to tell more of the city’s diverse businesses.

Episode 1 – Humble Beginnings

Cukui Clothing Company and Humble Beginnings Tattoo founder, Orly Locquiao, shares his life story and how his art reflects his life, his culture and his city.

Visit Humble Beginnings

Episode 2 – On A Roll

On A Roll restaurant owner, Victor Le talks about starting a business and continuing the cooking traditions his mother taught him.
Visit On A Roll

Directed by
Marlo Custodio

Special Thanks
Josh Koehn
Juan Saucedo
Ryan Engaling
Andrew Bigelow
Andrew Vicente
Phillip Du
Danny Harris
Silicon Valley De-Bug

Opening Song
“The Other Side” by Tim Atlas 

Original Music and Score
– Rey Resurreccion
– Allen
– Nabeyin
– Ryan Palma
– ChexMex
– Cutso
– Still Not a Hero
– DJ Vinroc
– Dope Dee

Original Music and Score
Malcolm Lee
Adrian Saldana
Andrew Vicente

Let us know your story.