Conversations Between Shifts is a portrait of Chicagoland ICU nurse Jeanette Alvarez-Basem, captured through the perspective of her son, Ben Basem. Between her night shifts and Illinois Nurses Association union meetings, Jeanette navigates what it means to be a nurse and a human during the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Conversations Between Shifts chronicles the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic through the eyes of a nurse and her son.
Director of Photography:
Yeshim Kayim-Yanko, Thomas Gonzalez, Will Hopper