2016 Maui Film Festival
It's true! It's happening!
Saltwater Buddha will make it's world premiere at the Maui Film Festival!
We know, and appreciate everyones patience while we bootstrapped our film. Once we... Read more
Happy New Year!
2014 is going to be a great year! The SWB Team sends everyone love and light for a fabulous year full of success and paths crossing.
Our brilliant editor has... Read more
Happy Friday from the SWB Team!
Our editor, Jordan, has been hard at work and we have had the opportunity to see great progress. And we are even more excited... Read more
An update from Jaimal
Dear SWB Supporters, Thanks so much to all of you who have been staying on me recently, asking that age-old question of the seekers and prophets: Are we there yet?... Read more
It's Really Happening
Hello Kickstarter Supporters,
We have made incredible strides and find ourselves on the backstretch of this amazing journey. The light at the end of the tunnel grows brighter each day and for... Read more
I want to let everyone know that all gifts were sent out (except for the actual film which is in post) and that if you have not received your items please let... Read more
The entire SWB team send our very best to everyone, our supporters and family and friends. We hope to finish up our mailings shortly! The team has been busy writing,editing,... Read more
New week, new inspiration
Just a quick update ... we had a meeting last week with Reed, our graphic designer, Jaimal, Mike and I in San Francisco and are super excited about... Read more
Thank You's continue!
Kickstarter Thank You's continue this Monday. Today we want to acknowledge two friends who come from very different times of our lives but are incredible beings in this crazy world.... Read more
I wanted to share with all of you what my partner and husband did for me as a "congratulations".
A beautiful hibiscus that has become a symbol of our community... Read more
Good Tuesday Morning!
Jon, Nicole, Eugene, Shayna, Thomas, Kate, gotzhdm and Shiva .... you are our latest heroes and we are very grateful! Thank you for the continued support. We are grateful for... Read more
We did it .... better ... you did it! Thank you to Derek, David, Aaron, Alexandra, Inna (we need to do another trip!), Nathaniel, Cynthia (AZ=winter!!!!), Peter, Sayo, Mariah, Jason,... Read more
Amber, Bret, Evan, Anna, Breandain, Nikos and Arianna ... on the back stretch you are heroes! Thank you for your support and contributions today.
And a big thank you to... Read more
Be it five dollars or 500 or more ... We are close. The light at the end of the tunnel is bright and beautiful and all of you helped us... Read more
Happy Weekend Saltwater Buddha supporters!
I am humbled by the out pouring of support and backers this past week. And as I always say and will continue to say ...... Read more
Thank you Marilyn and Sarah for making major contributions! What a wonderful way to go into our last three days ... with just a few more days like this and... Read more
It's Creative Amount Thursday!
Lauren, Mike, Pandora and Patrick ... simply.... THANK YOU! You are our latest and greatest supporters and like each and every one of our backers we are very grateful!
And... Read more
I am overwhelmed by the support and love this morning! I can not say it enough ... THANK YOU!
Patrick, Rachel, Kirk, C Whittle, Cathy, Juliette, Chloe, Marina and Anne&Bob ...... Read more
The SWB team wants to send a big salty hug and thanks to Reed Sherman for our amazing poster. We hope everyone likes it! It is all part of the... Read more
Patrick, Jerrett and Scott you are our latest supporters and we are so grateful. Thanks for putting your trust and support behind us. You are part of a wonderful list... Read more
Abraham is Monday happiness!
Thank you Abraham for becoming the laster supporter of Saltwater Buddha the film!
We do appreciate every cent and everyone that has shown support. We continue to trust in the... Read more
I have been "thinking" of this project for years ... and think that it is such an important story to tell. About finding ourselves, that one thing, finding happiness, our place in... Read more
That One Thing ...
Have you found that one thing that makes you tick? Helps you get up each morning? Makes you happy?
This film helps tell that story and we hope to share... Read more
Warm weekend breezes of support
A big wave of gratitude to Kathryn, Max, Moe, Lynn, Robbyn, Suz, (my fave name) Salty Anna, Romney, Sarah (Rock on Johnson), Stephen, Jonathan and Capacitor .... you have all... Read more
Have a Buddaful day!
Thank you Dawn for your support! Helps make Friday that much better.
Wishing everyone a wonderful weekend. Please tell your friends and family ... we're close but need you just... Read more
Thursday Thank Yous
A big salty thank you to Matt for being our latest backer!
We are still asking for each of you forward the link to friends and family ... we're almost... Read more
Just a treat
Please help by sending the link to our project to your family and friends. We only have a little time left and this has truly become a community effort. Thank... Read more
2 weeks to go ...
Chris and Michael are our latest backers and supporters ... Thank you!
Our team has worked really hard to get to this point. We ask with open hearts if you... Read more
Our favorite author does it again ...
Having traveled the world with our twins, I am so proud of Jaimal and Amy for taking a huge chance and getting out with Baby Kai to see the world.... Read more
It is only with the incredible team that came together on this film that I am able to have gotten this far. And now each of you have become a... Read more
Thank you Shelly and Thomas for being our latest contributors.
We encourage each of you to share with your friends, family and colleagues. We are close to our our cut... Read more
More Monday gratitude ...
A salty hug goes out to Vicki, Grace and Stuart. SWB had a great day. A big salty hug to everyone in fact. Help us out just a bit more... Read more
Mondays can be hard... but with more and more backers my Monday is looking great! Thank you Drew, John and Stephanie for making this Monday a great one!
Wishing everyone... Read more
John is Mr.Saturday!
Thank you John for getting us three dollars away from 6k.
Now I have a goal for everyone today ... help us get over the 6k mark. Can you pass... Read more
Almost to 6K!
A big salty hug to Colin and Kim!
If anyone ever thought they wanted to go to Costa Rica ... this is why! We filmed a lot of the interviews... Read more
A big THANK YOU to our Wednesday backers ...
Lynn, Gorilata Surf and Jamie! All of you who have shown support continue to boost my confidence and have a very... Read more
Thank you Arianna for being our Super Tuesday supporter! And to everyone else that has shown us love and support ... thank you ... LaraNP
More thanks ...
and more gratitude! Thank you Caryn, BJammin 007, Patty, Liam and Richard.
We are hard at work on design, footage cataloguing, graphics, script and so much more. Each of you continue... Read more
Big Thanks Yous!
Soloshot (who are you?), Stephen, Brian (hello Mr. Lam!), Sarah and Ursula ... Thanks for making our Wednesday great! For the support and backing we are grateful.
The SWB team... Read more
Latest & Greatest
Thank you Amy, Anh and Cassidy for the support. I am continuously amazed at this group of people and the love we feel behind us.
I have been having a... Read more
Behind the Scenes
This is a teaser of a behind the scenes segment we shot while on location on the Big Island. More to follow!
Bill Stefanacci one of the best sound guys in the business .... Thanks for the support!
Happy Birthday Dalai Lama!
It's his Holiness' birthday today. Help us celebrate by asking your friends and family to help support the Saltwater Buddha project.
With gratitude, LaraNP and the SWB Team!
In the news ... room.
Thank you to all our new funders, backers and good karma giving friends. I got pulled into broadcast production these past few days. And since most you watch or have... Read more
Gracias. Merci. Danke.
I cannot and will not say it enough ... Thank you. To all our backers and supporters the SWB team appreciates the support and all the good energy and vibes... Read more
Good Sunday morning!
I continue to be amazed by everyone's generosity and support.
Thank you to all our new backers. I have been logging footage and came across some gems for behind the... Read more
A big thank you hug for everyone. We've had some new backers and each and every one of you has helped us get closer and closer to our goal.
We... Read more
Thank you everyone and our newest backers ... what a great Father's Day weekend.
I wanted to forward a link about an organization that the film crew members have worked... Read more