This short film is a character-driven story of José, whose job is working as a hotdog street cart vendor in Downtown Crossing, Boston.
The video, José, investigates ideas around a character who wants to interact with his community and give back to people by preparing food that people will enjoy. This story elevates the status of making a hotdog and people who work at street carts. What might seem like a job that is generally overlooked by the public is given a voice through this story. We are able to see the motivation for why someone would choose to work at a street cart or how they feel about the food they prepare.