Film Festival! Tell Your Children at STIFFest, July 22 7pm
Tell Your Children is an official selection for Seattle Transmedia & Independent Film Festival, July 20-23 in Seattle.
We're programmed into the "Enthusiastic Short Films"block, which looks like a... Read more
Festival Submission Updates
"HELLLOOOOOOO out there!"
I imagine that’s all you wonderful people, wondering IS ANYONE THERE?
I’m here. Like so many parts of film production, the film festival submission process is not... Read more
It's All Coming Together!
Our Premier Screening Event is almost here!
Monday, October 24, 7pm at The Grand Cinema in Tacoma, WA
facebook event here
It's been a little quiet because our entire post-production... Read more
TYC Cast: Kat Ogden
Monday October 24, 7pm screening at The Grand Cinema in Tacoma!
More details here
We continue the introductions to one of the amazing women who make up our all-female cast... Read more
TYC Cast: Danielle Barnum
We're a month away from our screening! Monday October 24, 7pm screening at The grand Cinema in Tacoma! More details here
And now, here's another introduction to one of the... Read more
Save the date! October Premier
We have a premier screening date fixed for our films!
MONDAY OCT 24, 7pm at The Grand Cinema in Tacoma
Mark your calendars and join us for this FREE event! ... Read more
Editing & Poetry Surveys
The directors of each live-action film are working on our final edits with our editor, Kristina, and I'm so excited to say it's all looking really good so... Read more
TYC Cast Introduction: Cassie Fastabend
As we move through post-production, here's another introduction to the wonderful women in the cast of TYC.
We came to know Cassie through mutual friends in Tacoma theatre.... Read more
May is here...already!
Producer Rose here. Wow, 2016 is going by quickly! Is anyone else noticing that?
We've been editing, sending story notes back and forth, recording voice overs, listening to music, and plotting... Read more
TYC Cast Introduction: Pamela Reed
We’re so happy to start introducing our all-woman cast of wonderfully talented actors! Beginning with...
Ms. Reed is a veteran actor in Hollywood and network television, and is... Read more
Meet the Editor
Now that we are in post-production, we're still bringing in new, talented people to Tell Your Children. There are so many people who affect the outcome of a... Read more
New Year, New News!
And now let us believe in a long year that is given to us, untouched, full of things that have never been.
The above is one of my... Read more
Solstice & Light
We did it. We filmed 3 shorts in 3 days!
And now, my amazing production team and I are taking a moment to breathe, a nice long moment, probably till after Thanksgiving. ...even if... Read more
And so it begins!
Today we shot our first of 3 live-action films! It's nearly midnight, I'm due back on set in 8 hours, and I have an 8 month old who... Read more
Production begins tomorrow morning!
Rose the producer here. As my first post, I get to type the wonderful words 'we begin filming tomorrow!' It has been an exciting, busy, and whirlwind journey... Read more
We're officially ONE WEEK out from shooting Tell Your Children! Eeee!
There's so much going on, and so much that isn't tangible yet-- Contracts and schedules and permits and many... Read more
October Pre-Production Update!
Wow! It’s been a long time since we updated our lovely backers.
Well, frankly, that’s because it’s been hard to know where to start. We were funded.... Read more
We Did It! Funded!
Thanks to each and every one of you, our 81 backers, our kickstarter is at an end and Tell Your Children is funded! We raised just shy of $7,000... Read more
Tell Your Children Campaign Ends Today!
Hello, dear Backers and co-conspirators with us in making our Poetry Films! Some of you have been with us from Day 1 (Hour 1, in fact!), and some are just... Read more
Penultimate! & Meet the Director of Photography
For today’s edition of Meet the Crew, I want to introduce our Director of Photography, the woman who’s creative eye and camera work will shape the world of our... Read more
Countdown! & Meet the Assistant Director
Counting down... It’s in HOURS now, everyone!
For today’s installment of Meet the Crew, our producer Rose Hall is pleased to introduce our Assistant Director, Miri Stone!
Meet the... Read more
5 Days! & Artist Spotlight: Matt Cameron, Composer
Like the title says, we have 5 days left in the campaign!
(I’m switching over to the official kickstarter count…) Again, please take a moment to share with... Read more
9 Days! And Meet The Producer!
9 Days left, everyone! And with that happy dancing reminder, we continue the Cavalcade of Fantastic People that is our Meet the Crew Series.
Today, I’m so happy to... Read more
10 Days! And Meet the Directors, part 2
Happy Monday, everyone! We have 10 days left in the campaign!
As a reminder, we are funded at our initial goal, but getting to our stretch goals will have... Read more
Stretch Goals & Artist Spotlight: Chris Roberson, Animator
Meet the Directors, part 1!
Thank you wonderful backers, and new backers coming aboard! We're at 81% and super excited to help make goal by the end of the week. Thank you for all the... Read more
Week 2: Origins & Other Things
Hello, Lovely Backers!
We’re starting out week 2 at 78% funding and 23 days to go!
Campaign Updates—Inside View
We spent the week and weekend doing all the things you... Read more
Tell Your Children, Day 1
My head is swimming with so... Read more