I want to thank everyone for your well wishes, your donations, and your cheerleading this past month! 39 1/2's kickstarter was successfully funded thanks to all of my friends old... Read more
Oh my god! We did it! + A stretch goal!
I was thrilled when you very generous people capped my $20,000 goal yesterday, with a few days still active on my campaign! That $20,000 will allow me to shoot 5... Read more
only $570 dollars to go!
Hi Friends! Thanks for your super generous donations to my kickstarter campaign!
I have about $570 dollars to raise to reach my $20000 goal and I have 3 days to... Read more
Behind the scenes clip 3
Super rough assembly of behind the scenes with the real and fake Alice Herold. Alice Herold directs, rewrites lines, makes up stories, and still has issues with the location and... Read more
New Behind the scenes video
Mom and Dad arrive at the location early! They were not pleased.
Thank you everyone who has donated so far! $3000 more to go! 7 days left! I'm almost... Read more
Behind the scenes Clip 2
Mom interrogates the sound man!
Thank you so much for all of your generous donations. I'm $4000 dollars away and have 7 days to reach my goal! I'm getting... Read more
Interview Question #3: How did you decide that you wanted to share your story with other people?
Interviewer Lauren Shapiro asks Kara Herold--
So you said that for a while you were guarded about sharing your story with anyone, but now you’re making a film that chronicles... Read more
Conversation with Mom
Mom called me today on her way to the movies.
MOM: We are going to see Zach Braff's movie because he funded it through Kickstarter, in support of you. Did... Read more
Audition scene #2
Today I am going to edit this scene!
Help me spread the word, so I can make my last $4,800 of my campaign in 9 days!
Hi Everyone! So this morning after two cups of coffee, I did the math!
If each one of of my backers found one other person to donate $30, I... Read more
39 1/2 is featured on the Sundance Page!
Spread the word and help me get funded! 67% there!
Kara Herold: My Funny Documentary About This Journey
Lauren Shapiro interviewed me and sent the interview to a blogger who trimmed it down into an article. Its pretty good!
This is a very very rough cut of one of the scenes I edited today! zero sound design yet!
Interview Question #1: When and why did you decide to be a mom?
Interview Question #1:
Lauren: When and why did you decide that you wanted to become a mom?
I always have wanted to be a mom. It was just something that... Read more
Mom explains why 39 1/2 is a Hollywood film
My mom hates kickstarter. She wants Hollywood to fund my film!
Give the people what they want.
Prizes are negotiable!
One backer wants a date, instead of a DVD.
Another one wants a DVD instead of a t-shirt.
Okay! Filmmakers negotiate all the time to make their... Read more
Directing movies for a primarily female audience: Men Only?
Help us break the celluloid ceiling!