Points of Origin is Vimeo's "Short of the Week" and a "Staff Pick!"
Apologies if you have already received the update, but for those who haven't, we wanted to let you know the exciting news:
POINTS OF ORIGIN has been awarded... Read more
Prizes at First Run Film Festival/New Festivals
We hope you are having a wonderful summer! We want to share some recent good news with you about our film:
POINTS OF ORIGIN WINS AT FIRST RUN... Read more
You're Invited! Special Screening @ DGA
Apologies if you have received this invite twice!
In The Flicker, Anya Leta, and Erin Galey invite you to a special screening of the award-winning short film:
POINTS... Read more
Special DGA screening in Los Angeles: Tuesday, June 9th, 6 pm
By now you should have received your password-protected online screener. If you have not received it yet and would like one, please e-mail Anya at: email@example.com
If you... Read more
Spring Festivals / Awards / Screener Gifts!
We hope you are having a wonderful spring!
Points of Origin has continued traveling to more fantastic international festivals this year, and has picked up some more... Read more
End-of-Summer Festival Update
Points of Origin has been having a great festival run this summer, and as we move into our fall screenings, we want to update you on three notable... Read more
World Premiere This Week - Palm Springs
Our World Premiere is here! Please catch our film at the Palm Springs International ShortFest at 1pm this Wednesday, June 18th at the Camelot Theater, in Palm Springs,... Read more
Exciting News -- Social Media Update
Dear Backers --
Hi there from Anya's producer Erin Galey, on her film, now titled "Points of Origin." We are writing with a few quick updates and reminders as our... Read more
Happy New Year! (We did it!)
Dear Financial Backers and Supporters of "The First Thing,"
Thanks to YOU, our Kickstarter backers and friendly supporters, we were able to complete our shoot in Mumbai that wrapped on... Read more
Article in Iowa's Fairfield Weekly Reader
Check out this article on "The First Thing," published prior to our Fairfield fundraising event:
PBS Documentary "Made In India"
Check out this wonderful trailer for the PBS documentary about commercial surrogacy in India. It's a glimpse into the world and issues in our film.
Only 9 days... Read more
13 days to go - Happy Harvest Moon!
Happy Harvest Moon everybody! It's a beautiful Saturday. We hope you are enjoying every moment of yours. Fall is right around the corner.
Today we are harvesting pledges. But... Read more
An article on the Tisch Asia Blog!
A little write-up about our film on the Tisch Asia Blog:
We're giving away some beautiful Art!
We're not sure if you've heard, but if you donate from now until the end of the campaign, we are giving away some amazing art by Iowa based... Read more
Our film is a "Staff Pick" on Kickstarter - thank you Kickstarter!
We are honored that the Kickstarter staff has chosen our film as a "Staff Pick." Our film is now featured under the "Discover Great Projects" tab on this... Read more
Please check out our website at www.firstthingfilm.com for detailed information on our film as well as updates. Thank you so much for supporting this film! We are so excited... Read more