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In a nation recovering from genocide, five Rwandan filmmakers work to restore trust, truth, and pride in their country through cinema.
412 backers pledged $31,197 to help bring this project to life.

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FINDING HILLYWOOD now available on iTunes and Amazon!


We're proud to announce that Finding Hillywood is now available on iTunes and Amazon! Thank you for getting us HERE!

Please take a moment to RATE, REVIEW, and SHARE.

iTunes Link

Amazon Link

Thank you for your unending support for this film, and for the filmmakers in Rwanda!

-Team Hillywood

Academy Q&A - Oscars Homepage

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We are proud to announce that our Q&A with the Academy of Motion Pictures in NY is the VIDEO OF THE DAY on the Oscars homepage -

Please take a moment to check it out, as we can not guarantee how long it will stay on the homepage. 

Thank you for getting us HERE! We look forward to staying in touch as we continue to share FINDING HILLYWOOD with the rest of the world!

In addition, here is a video Todd Soliday created from our night with Oscar 2 weeks ago in the Big Apple. Thank you to Ni'coel Stark and Ellen Harrington for making all of our dreams come true!

Lots of love,

Leah |

FINDING HILLYWOOD at SIFF on Wednesday (June 5 @ 4p)

Hello Friends and Supporters!

Please come see the film that YOU contributed to! We will be having our second screening at SIFF this week - Wednesday, June 5 at 4p, at the Egyptian Theater in Seattle.

FINDING HILLYWOOD tix on sale at:

Our main character, Ayuub Mago, and another surprise Rwandan guest will be at this screening to say hello and answer questions. We also have "I Heart Hillywood" bracelets to give away, so please be sure to say hi in person.

We understand you are busy, and if you can not make it to the screening, we hope that you will share the link with your friends via Facebook, Twitter and Email.

Thank you for getting us HERE! We are excited to share this film with you.




We are happy to announce our world premiere for our film that YOU helped fund! Our new name is FINDING HILLYWOOD, and we will be at the Egyptian Theater in Seattle on May 29 and June 5.

Please click on this link for tickets and info. Hope to see you there!

Direct Link:

Leah Warshawski
Producer / Director
Finding Hillywood documentary
C: 425.283.9504
*View our new website and trailer at:

That's a wrap!


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