Jim Spione's new Kickstarter campaign is LIVE!
As faithful supporters of Incident in New Baghdad, I wanted you all to be the first to know: minutes ago, I just launched a new Kickstarter campaign... Read more
Just a quick update...
... to let you all know that the advance preview DVDs of Incident in New Baghdad are finally ready and will start going out in the mail this week to... Read more
Incredible Good News!
We did it!!!!!
Today the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that the Documentary Branch had viewed all 35 eligible Documentary Short Subject entries, and narrowed the field... Read more
Theatrical Run Begins Today!
Yesterday I sat alone in Theatre #5 at the Laemmle Sunset 5 in West Hollywood and watched a tech run-through of my film INCIDENT IN NEW BAGHDAD. The movie looked... Read more
Funding Successful! My heartfelt thanks to all of you...
This morning I am re-editing the end credits to my documentary INCIDENT IN NEW BAGHDAD. And each time I add a new name, I am filled with gratitude for the... Read more
If you build it, they will come...
That line from Field of Dreamshas become something of a well-worn cliche in the 20-plus years since it was first whispered to Kevin Costner in an Iowa cornfield. Yet... Read more
A message from Josh Fox, director of "Gasland"
For today's update, instead of extolling the virtues of my own film and the importance of getting its message out into the world, I thought I would let Josh Fox,... Read more
The Making of INCIDENT IN NEW BAGHDAD
A few weeks ago, I did an interview for the Rhode Island International Film Festival blog, talking about the genesis and the making of INCIDENT IN NEW BAGHDAD. I thought... Read more
We Did It!
I don't know if 28 hours is a Kickstarter record, but it goes well beyond even my most rosy expectations! The support for this endeavor was breathtakingly fast and decisive,... Read more
It has been 24 hours since I launched this project, and while I knew there were people who believed in me--and more importantly, in the message this film is sending... Read more
Day One - What a Launch!!!
I had a professor in film school who used to say that every film was a transforming experience for its maker--and my experience with INCIDENT IN NEW BAGHDAD has been... Read more