BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez earns Emmy nomination!
Dear Kickstarter supporters,
We are thrilled to tell you that our documentary, BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez, has been nominated for a 2017 Emmy Award! While we have had amazing... Read more
BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez has legs!
We're proud to announce that BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez will be the headliner film at the 3rd Annual Baltimore International Black Film Festival on Wednesday, October 5.
This past summer, screenings across... Read more
BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez PBS broadcast: March 8, 8 pm
National broadcast of BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 8pm PBS' America ReFramed series on the World Channel
You helped make it happen! BaddDDD Sonia Sanchezwill be... Read more
2016 screenings in Honolulu, Brooklyn, LA, Twin Cities, Richmond!
Happy New Year to all. Our good news is that requests are streaming in from across the country. Below is a list of important festival and museum screenings coming (hopefully!)... Read more
DATE CORRECTION FOR DOC NYC
Come see BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez at DOC NYC for the NYC Premiere:
Wednesday, Nov 18 at 12:30 at the IFC Center or
Thursday, Nov 19 at 7:15 at the IFC... Read more
BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez: NYC on Nov. 19 . ..and Philly on Nov. 20!
Festival season is NOT slowing down for BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez.Full Frame in April, then Audience Award for Best Documentary at BlackStar, great audiences at Black Harvest, Mill Valley, BadWest,... Read more
BaddDDD in Philly on November 20 . . . Oct screenings in LA, NOLA, Mill Valley, Hot Springs
- Los Angeles, CA BADWEST Day of Black Docs,October 10, 2015
- Mill Valley (CA) Film Festival,October 16 and 17,... Read more
BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez link now available for Kickstarter supporters
You requested it and—finally—we are able to share a link to BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez for backers of $60 and more. While we premiered the film at Full Frame... Read more
Philadelphia and Chicago screenings of BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez
Summer is heating up and so is our roll out of BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez.There are lots of screenings in the works, but here are some we can share now... Read more
BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez to premiere at Full Frame Festival April 11
To our generous Kickstarter supporters,
BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez--the film you helped make possible-- will premiere at Full Frame Festival in Durham, NC on April 11. We are... Read more
News from the editing room
Dear Kickstarter Friends, We are happy to report that we have completed a feature length rough cut of BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez. After sharing it with our wonderful, insightful, generous (with... Read more
BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez, post-production and kickstarter rewards
To our wonderful Kickstarter supporters,
We know what you're thinking: you heard an awful lot from us during the Kickstarter campaign and things have been a little quiet ever since.... Read more
To our BaddDDD Backers: You did it!!!
Thank you, thank you, thank you. You—the 525+ backers who have pushed us over the top of our ambitious goal—are a community from all over the country (and at least two... Read more
Today's Sanchez poem is For Sister Gwen Brooks
We mentioned that we've been working on this documentary for three years. In 2011, one of the very first places we filmed for BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez was at the Furious... Read more
Why independent filmmaking is rewarding
And we don't mean financially rewarding. We love it when our fellow independent filmmakers inspire and support us: our colleagues' opinions mean a lot to us. Everyone should check out... Read more
Watch Ruby Dee read "Don't Ever Give Up On Love"
Exactly eight days to go!!!!! Because we know you will love this and we want you to tell all your friends to support our kickstarter in it's FINAL WEEK,... Read more
Talib Kweli says, these movies don't make themselves
Wednesday night we went to a premiere of Digital Dharma, a documentary about Gene Smith, a man whose mission—or passion—was to rescue Tibetan Bhuddhist texts from extinction by digitizing... Read more
We are officially halfway there, join us in celebrating.
We have an amazing coincidence to tell you about: We are at the halfway mark—two weeks in—and we've just received a donation that puts us over the halfway mark financially! ... Read more
BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez named Kickstarter staff pick!
Yes! After only one week of our Kickstarter campaign, the Kickstarter staff chose to feature the film as a Staff Pick. This is exciting--we know it will bring BaddDDD Sonia... Read more
An incredible show of support in week one.
To our 150+ first week supporters, thank you! We are deeply deeply touched by your commitment and eagerness to jump in and put your money where your heart is for ... Read more
Doc on Sonia Sanchez raised over $11,500 in 3 days! more news . ..
Amazing launch for BaddDDD Sonia Sanchez.
Thanks to our supporters, we love you! It’s been 3 days and we’re over $11,500! The creative team is blown away by your ... Read more