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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 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

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

We have news!!!

SOMEBODY PINCH ME!

 

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Somebody pinch me! We have a final cut of the film!!! After seven years, four trips to Nepal, collecting almost 200 hours of footage, countless hours of translating and seven months of editing, we have

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

Sometimes You Don’t Even Know How Many Issues You Have…

… Until someone comes along to fix them.

I had been quietly dreading this time of the year–the push time, when we’re really jamming to get all the footage organized and ready to hand off to our editor. The reason? We still had some lingering workflow problems I did not know how to deal with. Jump back a month or