Being an artist often means pursuing one’s passion while sacrificing steady income, job security and health insurance. Below, the 30-minute documentary, Healthy Artists: The Movie, focuses on the making of a video series project, “Healthy Artists,” featuring the stories of more than 40 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, painters, poets and musicians. The project is the brainchild of Julie Sokolow, a filmmaker and single payer advocate.

h/t The New York Times