Weathervane produces documentaries with an eye to preserving and sharing personal stories. Cugini’s work is award winning, and has been broadcast in the Northeast and across the country on American Public Television.She loves the challenge to research, uncover and bring to light old photos, personal interviews and rare archival footage in her documentaries.
Her work includes profiles of Watch Hill, the history of the granite industry in Westerly, and more. View the portfolio tab to see the work examples!
Carved From Stone: Legacy of a Granite Town was shown across the country on American Public Television. It is a documentary written and produced by Betty-Jo that chronicles the processes, products, people, and legacy of Westerly’s granite industry. You can view the trailer on the portfolio tab.
According to RI Monthly, Watch Hill Through Time: Portrait of A New England Seaside Village, “captures the charm of Historic Watch Hill.” This documentary was produced by Weathervane Communications and Ocean State Video.