Mott Green -- Rest in Peace
1st June 2013
I heard a few hours ago that Mott Green had passed away earlier today. He was electrocuted at the chocolate factory. Mott and I had... Read more
Delay in sending you the DVD for "Nothing Like Chocolate"
Dear Wonderfully Patient (perhaps now getting rather impatient) Friends,
Apologies for the delay in sending you the NLC DVD. Here is what is happening. This is since September 2012, when... Read more
Malibu Screening: Sunday 9th December 4 pm
It has just been confirmed that my film will screen in Malibu, California (please see below) on the above date. I know this is very short notice, but... Read more
UK Premiere for NOTHING LIKE CHOCOLATE narrated by Susan Sarandon
I wanted to let you know that my film will screen at the Ritzy, Brixton, in London, tomorrow, 8th October. Please send good vibes. If you can be... Read more
Vote for Top Knot Films
Skye Borgman, who did most of the filming for Nothing Like Chocolate is asking people to vote for her small business, Top Knot Films. She has 24 hours... Read more
Nothing Like Chocolate Screening: 30th May 5 30 pm in Santa Barbara
I wonder if you might spread the word about this screening to your listserves if they are in Santa Barbara. Thank you!
Nothing Like Chocolate ~ A documentary... Read more
NOTHING LIKE CHOCOLATE Screening in LA-- 12th April
Might you be able to attend or spread the word?
Trailer is done!
Trailer is up and running -- 3 minutes 11 seconds. I have entered the film into a few film festivals, so let us see what happens. Keep those... Read more
Nothing Like Chocolate was Runner Up for Audience Award!
Well, the film did fine at the Santa Barbara Film Festival. About 1000 people saw it in 3 screenings, 100 people turned away from the last screening, but... Read more
Reviews and Ratings needed please....
If you have seen my film, might you have time, today, Sunday, to review my film and give it some stars?
... Read more
Premiering this weekend in Santa Barbara
OMG -- I am so excited. The film opens in Santa Barbara this weekend!!!! Mott Green will be here, too.
If you are able to come to a screening... Read more
Acquisitions at Santa Barbara Film Festival...
Phew! The picture is locked and the sound mix done so all that is needed now is to get the film out to festivals and into theatres.
Also,... Read more
January 29 -- Film Premieres at Santa Barbara International Film Festival
Dear Kickstarter friends and supporters
Below is the preliminary set of dates for NOTHING LIKE CHOCOLATE PREMIERE and other screenings
Sun Jan 29- 1:20 PM Metro 4 Theatre II
Fri... Read more
Belated update from Kum-Kum and Nothing Like Chocolate
Dear Kickstarter Friends
This is a rather belated update about the film. The Women in Film grant did not come through. Oh well.
I have a good'ish rough cut (still... Read more
Back from the Grenada Film Shoot -- we got some fab footage!
So much to tell you about, so little space to do so.
The Sheffield Pitch went well, even though Nothing Like Chocolatedid not win the pot... Read more
Kum-Kum Film Pitch 11th June -- please do vote in the competition!!!
Dear Fabulous Backers,
Kum-Kum to receive Pacific Pioneer Grant!!!!
I heard a few days ago that I have been selected to receive a grant from the Pacific Pioneer Fundvfor $8,000! I am so pleased -- this will... Read more
10 hours left!!!! (UK time 6 am 13th April + East Coast 1 am 13th April)
12th April 2011
We are at almost 160% Can you believe it???? I am so grateful to all of you for pledging to the film, spreading... Read more
The final 36 hours of an exciting month!!!
11th April 2011
I am speechless again – and this time it is because I have lost my voice: laryngitis is not fun. Luckily, this campaign does... Read more
Can we get to $20,000?
Dear All (everyone on my email lists),
Isn't it amaxing that we are at over $15,000?!!! I am so thrilled and now we can have the final edit created, colour... Read more
NOT an April Fool's Joke: We are at 95%!!!! The final push is on...
Oh my goodness-- we cannot believe it -- we are at 95% of our target, with 11 days to go. This is so great -- a BIG 'thank you' to... Read more
Nothing Like Chocolate: 63% of goal and new teaser released!
28th March 2011
It is a lovely sunny day in Santa Barbara (well, actually, now it is very late at night…). With your help we have raised... Read more
Thank you for your support -- 19 days to go!!!
24th March 2011
Dear Wonderful Backers and Friends!
What a terrific past two weeks it has been -- we are so very touched by the support for the film, which is... Read more
Nothing Like Chocolate: 58% raised with 19 days to go!
21st March 2011
We have reached 34% of our target in the first week of the Kickstarter campaign! Thank you! http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/291830041/nothing-like-chocolate-a-feature-documentary?ref=spotlight Some lucky people are going to receive... Read more
What a great start!
This has truly been a whirlwind week! We are overwhelmed by your unbelievable support. At this moment we have raised 43% of our goal!!! Thank you for supporting us! And,... Read more