WellesleyWeston Magazine

FALL 2017

Launched in 2005, WellesleyWeston Magazine is a quarterly publication tailored to Wellesley and Weston residents and edited to enrich the experience of living in two of Massachusetts' most desirable communities.

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with finished films and open endings. For the teenage girls held hostage and sold for sex in anonymous hotel rooms. For the undocu- mented Mexican high school students who go up against (and beat) engineering students at MIT in a robotics competition. For the strug- gling student or athlete urged on by a believ- ing mother. For the female athletes offered the modest pittance within a sea of plenty. For the young entrepreneurs dreaming of what might they might create while moving through a landscape of abject poverty. For all of these unlikely and often confounding heroes, they and their advocates step onto a stage from which to bear public witness. "Cool hand" Luke's nemesis, the prison warden, scoffs at the defiance of his petulant prisoner with these words: "What we've got here is failure to communicate." Mary and her 50 Eggs team offer her can-do stars the megaphone through which to clearly com- municate: Tackling head on such disturbing social trends as the increasing "normaliza- tion" of immoral (and illegal) behavior, as well as offering up the stabilizing influence of the power of dreams … and the resiliency of the human spirit. FOR MORE INFORMATION about Mary Mazzio and her films, visit www.50eggs.com. I A M J A N E D O E © 2 0 1 6 / C O U R T E S Y O F 5 0 E G G S 89 W e l l e s l e y W e s t o n M a g a z i n e | f a l l 2 0 1 7

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