Author Archives: Scott

Report From the Field (or: Amy’s On Fire)

Herewith, a mid-journey post from Amy

It’s working!

Getting on the flight to Kathmandu, I already felt a bit overwhelmed. I have an ambitious agenda here for 11 days, in a somewhat unpredictable city, and I had just been in bed feeling gross with a cold two days before.

My goals here:

To get the teenaged Darnal kids enrolled in

Drawing the Tiger Continues

Drawing the Tiger: The Next Chapter(s)

Scott and I are continuing our work with the Darnal family—we have completed a new film, have another one in the works, and are helping the kids complete their education. I left for Nepal last Tuesday to visit the family in their new home outside of Kathmandu. I will keep track

Drawing the Tiger On Demand @ Comcast/Xfinity!

dtt-on-xfinityDo you have Comcast/Xfinity? If so, HUGE NEWS! You can get Drawing the Tiger on demand. Click through below, or get it on your TV if you have a web subscription, by searching in “On Demand”. Only through the

Drawing the Tiger Travels to Nepal (Part Three)

The final installment in our series about our Fall 2015 trip to Nepal

When we returned to Kathmandu after the village, we had one week left of our trip and it was PACKED.

We still had a screening at the US embassy, three suicide awareness workshops—one at Fulbright and two at government schools, a series

Drawing the Tiger Travels to Nepal (Part Two)

Drawing the Tiger Travels to Nepal: Part Two—We have returned! This is Part Two of our Nepal updates. If you did not receive Drawing the Tiger Travels to Nepal: Part One that we sent back in December, you can read it here . If you are busy and don’t have time to get caught up right now, we summarize the

Amy’s Malaysia Adventure, Pt. One

TRAVEL WITH A TWOFOLD MISSION IMG_3810Cutest. Airplane. Ever.

Amy here. I am sitting in the Taipei airport on the way to Malaysia. I am excited, nervous, excited. Ramyata, our co-director (a super kick-a** journalist) is meeting me in Kuala

Earthquake

On April 25th, 2015, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal. If you wish to support relief efforts, we’ve listed a couple of organizations we believe are doing a good job.

General, Nepal-wide relief efforts:

Oxfam Canada Catholic Relief Services Heart and Mind International (offering mental health and psychosocial relief)

To support the Darnal family directly, please

GUEST POST: Longtime DtT Pal Rides Along in Bad Animals Mixing Session

Today for your Tiger-Drawing pleasure, I present this guest blog from none other than Phil Wiltse, the fellow who introduced us to Nepal. Phil is one of those people you just don’t meet quite enough of in your lifetime.

Captain Wiltse joined us earlier this week at Bad Animals studios, where Drawing the Tiger’s audio is being mixed. Glad you

World Premiere Is Official!

We could not be more thrilled than we are to announce that Drawing the Tiger has received its world premiere at the very most awesome Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival!

See Amy’s video announcement here.

You

KICKSTARTER IS LIVE. I REPEAT: The Kickstarter is LIVE!

After seven years, we finally have a finish line. We just need to get kickstarted to cross it in time.

Click anywhere in the words above or on the picture below to go to the Kickstarter campaign. Every time you mention this in an email, a FB post or share, a Tweet, or in conversation is going to get