Happy Lunar New Year - Year of the Sheep!
May your year of the Sheep be productive and wealthy!
Shear the sheep!
Signe and "Rocks In My Pockets" Team
We survived Friday the 13th and now are getting ready for the upcoming snow storm and Valentine's Day.
Lets keep in mind that no matter what we'll do... Read more
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
2014 has been a whirlwind for "Rocks In My Pockets", we barely had time to eat and sleep, working manic pace to be able to catch up with... Read more
"Rocks In My Pockets" New York premiere!
I am excited to report that after the Latvian premiere and theatrical run there "Rocks In My Pockets" is going to screen in New York at IFC Center September 3... Read more
"Rocks" wins 2 awards at Karlovy Vary!
I just got back from Karlovy Vary International Film Festival where "Rocks In My Pockets" had it's World Premiere on July 7th, 2014, 20:00 local time at 1200... Read more
"Rocks" is the First Animated Feature in Karlovy Vary IFF Competition!
The long awaited news are here!
""Rocks In My Pockets" will have its world premiere at the 49th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. It is the first animated... Read more
Happy Belated Spring!
lately everything seems to be belated, even Spring and my update.
Nevertheless - Happy Spring!May it wake up your most sacred juices and get them rolling as... Read more
Happy Anniversary! Beautiful Valentine's!
Dear Backers, exactly a year ago together we reached "Rocks In My Pockets" Kickstarter goal. Without your support we would had to stop the production and wait for miracles. Your... Read more
Happy Lunar New Year!
It is going to be a year of a Wooden Horse!
Here's what professional astrologers say about it:
"The Wood Horse year is a time of fast victories, unexpected adventure,... Read more
Happy New Year!
We wish you inventive, stimulating and wonderful brand New Year!
2014 will rock!
Signe and "Rocks In My Pockets" Team
Merry Winter Solstice!
This is the time of the year when we observe the tragic drama unfolding on the Cosmic Stage - nights reaching their peak of getting dark, cold and unbearably long. Everything... Read more
Harvest Our THANK YOU!
This is the harvest time, in New York where I live, it's called Thanksgiving. Around now one is supposed to have all grapes stored in a cellar, apples... Read more
Merry Summer Solstice!
Once a year we let the light enter our gardens. Through the gardens it seeps into our Eternal Soul and lights it up.
May your Summer Solstice be merry and... Read more
The Pressure Is On!
We have bad news and we have good news. Which would you like to hear first?
I'll follow the classic news delivery strategy and start with the bad:... Read more
RUBY and RED JADE Packs are going out tomorrow!
By now the majority of LAPIS LAZULI and CAT'S EYE packs have been sent. I hope you didn't have problems receiving them. The last shipment of 101 packages... Read more
First Bunch of Rewards has been sent!
Just an hour ago we finished depositing in Post Office first 142 packages with Lapis Lazuli Pack- "Ten Animated Films by Signe Baumane" DVD (this DVD also includes... Read more
We did it! THANK YOU! Happy Valentine's!
We did it! This morning at 9:24 AM EST "Rocks" campaign reached it's goal.
THANK YOU for your amazing support! You are a very essential part of the... Read more
LAST 20 Hours of "Rocks" Kickstarter Campaign!
By an interesting and unplanned coincidence "Rocks In My Pockets" Kickstarter campaign ends on Valentine's Day morning, February 14th, at 9:24 AM.
We have less than 22 hours... Read more
Happy Year of the Snake!
According to the Chinese Lunar Calendar we are entering the year of the Snake. The snake is a symbol of wisdom and good luck with money. Which we... Read more
THANK YOU! We've reached the $42,800 mark!
Dear "Rocks In My Pockets" Backers, you are as solid as a rock! THANK YOU! In a battered-by-a-snowstorm Brooklyn studio we cheer for you!
We have met our bare minimum... Read more
A Clip with Latvia's Complicated History of 1940-42 Told in 2 Minutes.
Only in animation a complicated concept or event can be explained concisely and briefly, without losing the emotional essence of it. When I was writing "Rocks In My... Read more
Bill Plympton and Michael Sporn endorse "Rocks"!
There are two really amazing animators whom we admire and respect tremendously - Michael Sporn and Bill Plympton. Recently they shared with us their impressions on "Rocks In... Read more
Meet the Composer!
We are pleased to introduce to you Ljova, "Rocks In My Pockets" composer. We are thrilled to have Ljova on our team! His fresh and dazzling compositions have... Read more
"Rocks" testimonial video and a new reward!
You can't make risotto without tasting it and you can't make a film without testing it.
We screened "Rocks" (still work-in-progress) with an audience in December to see what works... Read more
Meet The Sound Designer!
We wanted to introduce you to "Rocks In My Pockets" sound designer: Rob Daly. He did great sound design for Signe's short "Birth"in 2008 and has... Read more
We made an animated THANK YOU note for YOU!
You are so special that our small "Rocks" team made a short THANK YOU note just for you.
Please, accept this token of love and appreciation.
We still... Read more