Entries from May 2010

Monday, May 31st, 2010

Ebay as a funding source? Well, kind of.

Around a year ago I completed a pretty in-depth survey for Microsoft, and they gave me a choice of a bunch of software to choose as a thank you gift. I chose one I could sell for a few bucks. Now that I’m getting around to selling it, I figured I would see if adding [...]

Friday, May 28th, 2010

Girlworld Trailer

I just read an interview with the Documentary Doctor, Fernanda Rossi about trailers and it made me feel really good about ours. The Girlworld trailer as it is now is 10 minutes of Shanta, our oldest (and I would say, most intense) subject. In these 10 minutes we see her walking home from school, doing [...]

Thursday, May 27th, 2010

Girlworld and its social impact

Scott and I are working and reworking our Girlworld pitch. You know, what we tell people when they ask us what we’re doing. We are getting better and better, the more we do it. One thing that is becoming very clear is that for funders we really need to explain how our documentary will bring [...]

Friday, May 21st, 2010

It’s Working! GirlWorld, the documentary.

We knew on the flight home from Nepal two years ago, that we would be back. ¬†Scott and I are far from the first people to say, “Nepal changed my life.” It is practically cliche’, right? But man, it really did. Well, I shouldn’t say it was Nepal, the country, that did a number on [...]