See 183 inspiring Fix Films (and counting!)
These short films tell the stories of all kinds of fixes from around the world, and there’s even more to be seen on our Youtube channel. Get inspired, get involved and make your own!
Maria spends many hours standing in the street selling balloons. Fixperts studying at ITESM in Querétaro, Mexico made her a light weight flat pac seat.
Junko is an officer working at Hosei University. She often has to put up notices on bulletin boards. Not being tall means higher areas are out of her reach. A team of engineering and design Fixperts made her a helpful tool that allows her to insert and remove tacks easily across the whole board.
Daniel Has limited reach and requires support to help him eat independently. The Fixperts at Holon Institute of Technology Make him a non slip easy to clean eating aid surface.
Doris loves driving around but she suffers from COPD which means she needs her respirator handy all the time. Fixperts at Coburg University invented a mount that allows her to get in and out the car easily and store her respirator safely while driving.
After her spinal surgery went wrong Lorraine was left unable to bend over or stand unsupported for long periods of time. The Fixperts at Brunel University worked with her to improve her walking stick so that it works for both arms as well as making it free standing.
Sun and the Fixperts of Johannesburg invent and make a grow station that can be watered even when the gardeners are away for a while.
The Skills Village team work with Fix Partner Sun to rethink, reorganise, recycle and reuse oh yeah and create a new hub where you can re-place waste. In Johannesburg, South Africa.
Sarrisha is missing almost all her fingers so she struggles to open jars and use utensils. Fixperts make her a knife holder and jar clamp.