Happy Lunar New Year!
The upcoming Year of the Pig promises to bring wealth (which can be more than just money) and contentment if we stay disciplined and true to our vision.... Read more
The Art of a Penny
When Signe Baumane was growing up in the Soviet Union, nobody would pick up coins that lay on the sidewalk. It was far too undignified. No kopek... Read more
Merry Winter Solstice!
The longest night of the year is here and we want to celebrate it with you! Remember, the night gets broken by dawn, light and hope mend wounds.... Read more
Happy Holidays from My Love Affair With Marriage! We spent Thanksgiving weekend happily working around the clock in our Brooklyn studio. In animation, holidays are work days... Read more
We Have a New Website!
We just finished creating an extensive new website for My Love Affair With Marriage and you are the first to see it:
The website has many photographs illustrating... Read more
States of Animation
The other day we watched, for the very first time, 25 consecutive minutes of "My Love Affair With Marriage". It was something of a shock - and a... Read more
Happy Valentine's Day!
We are bound together by your Love and support of "My Love Affair With Marriage". So today we want to ask you to be our Valentine!
Since today... Read more
Meet Our Latvian Partners!
It is challenging enough to make an animated feature film in one language. We are making “My Love Affair With Marriage” in two - one in English,... Read more
Merry Winter Solstice!
The longest night is here again and yes we all despair when the darkness surrounds us for too long. But we want to remind you that starting today... Read more
Anatomy of a Set
Today we would love to share with you our "My Love Affair With Marriage" set-making process. There are 145 scenes in the film and often many shots within each... Read more
Audio Track Milestone
We are pleased to announce that we have completed recording and editing the primary audio track for "My Love Affair With Marriage". We are now ready to focus... Read more
From LA ⇒ New York ⇒ Italy ⇒ Latvia, the Span of a Work in Progress
It has been a busy time for "My Love Affair With Marriage".
After we recorded 19 actors in New York, we went to Los Angeles to record... Read more
Happy Summer Solstice!
It is my favorite time of the year - Summer Solstice! The longest day of the year is drenching the night in light. Put your sad, dark, obsessive... Read more
We have been Recording Actors!
We are happy to report that with your Kickstarter support we have begun the recording process of "My Love Affair With Marriage". 19 of our 29 actors have... Read more
Some Rewards Soon to be Shipped!
After collecting your addresses through the Kickstarter survey and frenetic work of selecting the "Rocks In My Pockets" drawings and DVDs, animation cells from "Natasha" or "Dentist", printing and... Read more
With your support putting the wind into the "My Love Affair With Marriage" sails, the project is able to move forward. 1,562 of you pledged and we were... Read more
Thank you for making this campaign a success with your generosity and your enthusiasm for “My Love Affair With Marriage.” The $132,738 you’ve contributed means that I can forge ahead... Read more
Soaring Past Our Goal
We not only hit our goal a few minutes ago but we soared past it and the pledges are still coming in.
I am so grateful for... Read more
Shameless stars join “My Love Affair With Marriage” cast
I’m thrilled to announce that three young stars from the Showtime hit series “Shameless” have just signed on to “My Love Affair With Marriage.”
The Final Full Day and We Are In This To Win
Everything is at stake in the final 24 hours of my Kickstarter campaign:
1. More than $100,000 in pledges. ONE HUNDRED THOUSAND!
2. The funding I need... Read more
An Incomplete Bride
Here we are, in the final 48 hours of this campaign to complete "My Love Affair With Marriage". You've pledged almost $80,000. EIGHTY! THOUSAND!
We're so close to... Read more
So Much At Stake
I’m humbled that hundreds of you have pledged more than $53,000 for my independent animation project at KickstartMarriageFilm.com
It’s equally terrifying to think that at 10 a.m. this Friday... Read more
The Project of the Day!
We have great news! We are thrilled that today Kickstarter selected "My Love Affair With Marriage" as their project of the Day!
That happened because of your outpouring... Read more
Happy Valentine's Day!
Our Love for the project binds us together and as a token of my love and appreciation for you I have made 3 Valentine's cards for you to... Read more
Supporting Women in Animation
We were excited to see Women Animators blog make the case this weekend for supporting this project, as the only animated feature in the US in the past year to... Read more
Your sneak peek...
We’re so grateful for the growing support we’re seeing - from fans of Signe’s film “Rocks in My Pockets,” to fellow animators, and even the Latvian press!
‘Stranger Things’ Star Matthew Modine Joins ‘My Love Affair With Marriage’!
We have great news!
Variety just announced that "Stranger Things" star Matthew Modine is joining "My Love Affair With Marriage"!
To read the article, please click HERE.... Read more
THANK YOU and HAPPY Year of the Rooster!
Dear "My Love Affair With Marriage" Backers,
We want to THANK YOU with all of our hearts for supporting the project and joining the fun (and wild) ride of making... Read more