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BIG NEWS (That We Can’t Tell You About)

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(nope, still can’t tell)

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(the studio is buzzing pretty heavy :: clear the storyboard)

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The New Year, A New Chapter for Drawing the Tiger

Happy Happy New Year! Despite our personal filmmaking roller coaster angst (see below) and the heart-sinking chaos of the world, I believe 2015 is going to surprise us with its LOVE and ABUNDANCE. This world has an amazing capacity for both.

2014 was a big year. Like, HUGE! We finished the film (okay, all but music, sound, color and graphics)—and I can’t quite

Little Brag: Amy’s Letter Got Published in the New York Times!

Amy wrote a letter to the editor and the Times published it. Nice! (Scroll down on the linked page to see Amy’s letter in context, below the Libyan letter.)

Local support for smart girls

Re “This smart girl says thank you” (May 23): Nicholas Kristof celebrates

Amy’s TEDx Talk is NOW LIVE!

Please have a look at the final video from Amy’s TEDx Monterey talk!

If you feel inspired to support the project, today (Tuesday the 6th of May, thru midnight) is GiveBig day, and any donation you make THROUGH THIS LINK will be 100% tax deductible and will be S T R E T C H E D !!!

GiveBig! It’s On, and It’s All About Translation! (Now Accepting American Express!*)

We’ve got some heroism in the studio these days. Let us raise a toast (or a few thousand dollars!) to Shraddha, Neeta and Anzeela, who are doing the incredible work of translating this footage.

GiveBig has begun, and the theme this year is HEROES! Our heroes right now are our translators. Last year, donations we received during GiveBig are what

The TEDx talk is coming!

News Flash: We hope to be able to show the final polished stream of Amy’s TEDx talk that she gave in Monterey, CA a couple weekends ago. We will alert you THE MINUTE we have a link!

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TEDx Monterey 2014 (EDGES)! Amy is Giving a TED Talk!

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Amy will be presenting a TED talk entitled “The Girl Who Knew Too Much- The Emotional Cost of Educating Girls in the Developing World.”

Tune in sometime between 11 and noon tomorrow (Saturday 26th April, Pacific time) to

Ending This Year, Feeling So Blessed!

The last 3 months have looked a lot like this…

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This is a photo Kristin took from her stool where she would perch and type up notes from every minute of footage we reviewed. I am not really sure how

END OF THE YEAR UPDATE: WE ARE ALMOST THERE. PLEASE HELP US GET CLOSER WITH YOUR END OF THE YEAR DONATION!

A year ago today our Kickstarter campaign wrapped up. And what a year it has been!

We would like to update everyone on where we are, and remind all our readers/followers/supporters that there is still time to make a tax-deductible year end donation to support the ongoing expenses of making this film.

As of today we have raised close to

A Year of Massive Thanks(for your)Giving REDUX.

 

 

 

 

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Dear Friends and Supporters: I wrote the following blog post several days ago, but it didn’t seem to go out. Please forgive me if you’re seeing this as a repeat!. 

We are preparing to send out some sweet end-of-the-year photo cards, and we have realized that we do not