Bring "How To Lose Your Virginity" to your local theater!
[If you're getting this update twice it means you're super generous and donated to both Kickstarter campaigns!]
We have really exciting news for everyone who's been asking when the film... Read more
Our US premier Nov 17th in New York at DOC NYC!
Hello everyone -
We are beyond thrilled to announce that our US Premiere will be at DOC NYC on November 17th in New York. This is one of the best... Read more
"Virginity" Goes Global!
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Hi everyone -
It's been a while since our last update so we wanted to... Read more
[If you're getting this note twice, it's because you supported both our KS campaigns, so double thanks!]
Hi everyone -
We're very excited to tell you that the film will... Read more
Finishing grant! Finished score! Supporter Thank You page!
*If you're getting this twice, it's because you've backed both our Kickstarter campaigns.
Hello wonderful backers - We wanted you to be the first to hear about some great updates... Read more
Updates, milestones & a little sneak peek!
Happy Autumn from all of us at Trixie Films!
We've been working on "How to Lose Your Virginity" all summer and have hit a few exciting milestones we wanted to... Read more
Meet our composer: Stephen Thomas Cavit
We wanted to share an exciting update and announce that Stephen Thomas Cavit will be composing our score. This brings us ever-closer to finishing the film this fall... Read more
An update to all our Kickstarter backers on this recent campaign
Our 2012 campaign is over and 386 backers helped us raise $36,258! Here's what's next...
Thank you to all our backers, from our first Kickstarter and this most recent one: ... Read more
Amazing news! We're giving away a copy of 'Forever' signed by Judy Blume!
Above L: Therese is having a hard time letting go of the book! R: Judy Blume's inscription.
In case you missed our mass email:
The legendary Judy Blume has just... Read more
We're going to be on Israeli TV!!!
This is soooo exciting!
"How to Lose Your Virginity" is going to be on Israeli TV*, on the NOGA network! Here's how the website describes the channel:
The Channel brings... Read more
The Huffington Post says our Virginity doc is "smart, funny and provoking!" But we're running out of time.
"Virginity is a powerful and malleable concept, as evidenced by the teenagers in Therese Shechter's smart, funny and provoking documentary...You really should help her finish making her movie so more... Read more
Why it's vital to be part of our new Kickstarter campaign!
We've just crossed the $10,000 mark, in 1/3 of the time and with 1/2 the number of backers of our last Kickstarter. This is thrilling!
Thank you so much to... Read more
Fan feedback from our sneak preview at MomentumCon, Dr Joycelyn Elders and talkin' Virginity with Charlie Glickman
It's two weeks into our new Kickstarter and there are exciting things happening!
Last week I was honored to preview a portion of How to Lose Your Virginityin DC... Read more
An amazing first week - and a photo of our cherry pendant!
A big thank you to all of our returning Kickstarter backers! Thanks to you, in just one week, we've raised almost $4500! This is amazing when you consider that most... Read more
We're so close to finishing we can taste it! Support our new Kickstarter and make it happen.
Yesterday, we sent each of you a personal email thanking you for your past support (which we can't do often enough) and we're asking you today to join... Read more
Exciting news about the film!
We just got some really exciting news: "How To Lose Your Virginity" has been accepted to the IFP's Independent Film Week Project Forum happening next month in New York.
What... Read more
Update: We're editing!
Thanks to your generosity and support, we began our 10-week edit last month with the amazing Dina Guttmann. Here she is laying out the first draft of the story on... Read more
Check out your Thank You page!
We just put up our Thank You Page complete with names, links and celebratory video. Please check it out and enjoy a little Salt N Pepa while you're there.
We'll... Read more
And we're done!!!!
Thank you to our 202 backers for raising $12,909! Stay tuned for a special thank you video coming your way as soon as we stop screaming!
Five hours left, but we've already celebrated!
Thanks to everyone who came out and had a drink or five at our Happy Hour Tuesday night (backer who left her Michael Kors bag behind, I'm talking to you!).... Read more
Another $10 and we're over the top!
A huge thank you to our backers (you know who you are!) who have increased their pledges over the last few weeks. It's helped us get to where... Read more
How do YOU defne the bases?
In honor of our base-infused terminology here at Trixie Fundraising HQ, we did a little post on the blog about how we (and others) define the bases. As a bonus,... Read more
What's this film all about? A bounty of Q&As will answer all your questions (except what color dress Therese finally wore at her wedding)
Hi everyone - Therese here.
I want to thank a group of fantastic bloggers who have spread the word about this project far and wide. A few of them did... Read more
Just the Tip #1: A "How to Lose Your Virginity" preview clip
As we swing into the last two weeks of fundraising, we'll be posting some great little clips from the film.
Link your friends to these sneak peeksand encourage them... Read more
SAVE THE DATE / UPDATE: June 29th - A cocktails mixer for backers & friends
The party is Tuesday, June 29, 2010
Time: 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Location: Jake's Saloon
Street: 202 9th Avenue (btw 22nd & 23rd Streets)
City/Town: New York, NY
We're having... Read more
Some fabulous coverage of our project
We've gotten some great write-ups in the last week! Thanks to these sites & thanks to our supporters!
"A new film entitled How to Lose Your Virginity takes on... Read more
From the email bag...
"Thank you so much for creating a space for older virgins like me (I'm 25) to discover that we're not alone; I generally feel like I'm harboring a shameful secret,... Read more
Best. Pitch. Ever. (so far)
Thanks to our newest backer Nicholas, from New Zealand, who wrote a hilarious blog post entitled "How to Lose Your Virginity...with Trixie" about our project at http://bit.ly/bxC4sj. An excerpt:
"I’ve... Read more
Thanks for getting the ball rolling!
Thanks so much to our first 6 backers who have pushed us to 10% funded in a matter of days! We really appreciate your support!
We'll be doing regular updates... Read more