Happy 2016 FRAMED supporters!
Thank you again for helping us challenge the outdated framing of Africa and Africans. And thank you for your patience as we have worked every angle... Read more
Back in Kenya and... rewards are in the mail!
Hello FRAMED backers!
We just arrived in Kenya for our final shoot and so far, things are going very well. We stopped by Boniface Mwangi's Pawa254 social enterprise hub... Read more
FRAMED featured as a NYT Op Doc!
Hello FRAMED backers,
Exciting news: an excerpt from FRAMED cut from the material we recently shot in North Carolina is up today as a New York Times Opinion Documentary (or... Read more
Hello FRAMED backers!
We've been busy filming and planning and time has flown by... but we wanted to update you on everything that's been happening these past couple months. ... Read more
Where We Are, Where We're Going...
Hello, FRAMED backers!
Time has flown by since our Kickstarter wrapped, and we wanted to give you an update on everything that's happening .
First off: Rewards. Apologies on the... Read more
We wanted to share some post-Kickstarter updates about FRAMED:
-- Thanks to all of your support, we've been able to raise enough additional funds to cover the shoot... Read more
WE DID IT!
Thanks to all of you – 588 of you -- FRAMED is now funded! We’re thrilled that we not only met out goal but succeeded in hitting our stretch goal... Read more
Less than 24 hours to go....
We continue to be incredibly moved by the outpouring of support for FRAMED! It's going to help us do so much more. Our stretch goal is a 3 day shoot... Read more
We've got 48 hours to go, and we've been holding back a special reward for the final hours of the campaign. Boniface Mwangi, whose work is featured in... Read more
FRAMED is on EVERYDAY AFRICA...
The site EVERYDAY AFRICA is going to be posting images from FRAMED throughout the day, and helping promote the film!
Right now the first image is featured on their Instagram... Read more
We Made It!
It's a beautiful sight to see those numbers line up!
THANK YOU FRAMED BACKERS!! We've been very moved by the outpouring of support for the film: the emails, tweets, facebook posts,... Read more
And... FRAMED is a Kickstarter Staff Pick!
Just found out we were selected as a Kickstarter Staff Pick!
Right now we're #4 of the most popular Film and Video Staff Picks -- check it out below.
Thanks again... Read more
FRAMED is in the Washington Post today and ... we're almost there!
A piece on the film featuring an interview with Kathryn is up on the Washington Post's WorldViews today!
Please check it out and share it!
And we are... Read more
COUNTDOWN and... Sneak Preview...
We're in the final stretch! 4 days to go before the Kickstarter clock runs out.
We are SO CLOSE -- if each one of you got one... Read more
Hot off the Think Africa Presses!
There's a blog post by Kathryn up today at Think Africa Press called "Why Won't the #WhiteSaviourComplex Go Away?"
Check it out and share it out! They're... Read more
9 days to go!
Thanks for all your support by sharing, tweeting, and Facebook-ing FRAMED!
One update: you might have noticed that our trailer has changed. We had... Read more
FRAMED is only 15 votes behind 1st place for Indiewire!
Hi FRAMED supporters,
If you haven't voted yet PLEASE VOTE! We're so close and if all of you voted we could do it!
Voting ends in a few hours.... Read more
Take 30 seconds for FRAMED today and help us win Indiewire!
Hi FRAMED backers,
Quick favor: please vote today for FRAMED as Indiewire Project of the Week!
We're currently in 2nd place but we're only trailing by 40 votes.
There's... Read more
Get the INDIEWIRE Vote Out!
Hi everyone, we're up for Indiewire's Project of the Week!
Please spread the word and VOTE here
Voting ends Monday June 30th, 5pm Eastern.
-Cassandra & Kathryn... Read more
Double Take! FRAMED on INDIEWIRE again, and more...
We didn't expect to post another update so soon but we wanted to share some more exciting news... today we got some great coverage for the film!
INDIEWIRE's... Read more
FRAMED is INDIEWIRE Project of the Day!
Very cool news: we're featured today as Indiewire's Project of the Day! http://www.indiewire.com/article/project-of-the-day-framed-20140625
Check it out and share it out so we can inspire more people to join our... Read more
Magic 100 and we're featured on the AFRICA IS A COUNTRY blog!
Day 7 of our Kickstarter campaign and we're up to 100 backers! Thanks to all of you who have contributed, shared, tweeted and are helping us get closer... Read more
Day 6 and we've already seen a Twitter storm over Delta's gigantic Gir-Gaffe, sparking tweets around themes that will run through FRAMED.
Some highlights from the Twitter feed below.
In... Read more
Project Update #1, FRAMED: Thank you & Behind the Scenes in NY
Thank you so much to everybody who has helped us launch our campaign! We now have an incredible 56 backers (and counting!) and are closing in on 20% of our... Read more