"What Can I Do?"
I’ve been to dozens of screenings over the past year, at film festivals, schools and community gatherings around the country and everyone always the same thing: “What can I do?... Read more
We have a busy month coming up. We have recently been invited to quite a few film festivals. Rather than roll them out one by one, I will... Read more
NEW WEBSITE !
We’ve just finished redesigning the website for Opening Our Eyes. It’s exciting because we’ve incorporated a lot of suggestions that friends have made about what they’d like to see and... Read more
Opening Our Eyes at The Awareness Film Festival, L.A.
*** Please help us raise the "Buzz Factor" for Opening Our Eyes at The Awareness Film Festival which screens May 6th in West Hollywood.***
This is a very easy yet... Read more
Paying it Forward – It’s Amazing
March 4, 2012
I got the best email yesterday. It was from a young man who had attended a seminar I had given at Yale for ASMP on “Should I... Read more
We are delighted to announce that we have been invited to two West Coast film festivals that will take place in March. The San Luis Obispo International Film Festival http://slofilmfest.org/... Read more
Sneak Preview of film locally (NJ)
For anyone living in my neck of the woods (Northern NJ) who has asked me if the film was going to screen locally - well it will.
Sunday evening 1/22/2012 ... Read more
It's not just a movie - It's a movement.
Last night I ran into one of our “backers” at a party and he told me that he had always enjoyed our updates on Kickstarter. It reminded me that I... Read more
Finally a Film!
Our dream of making a film about people making a difference in the world, finally became a reality last week. We screened OOE on the "big screen" for the first... Read more
It's been awhile since my last update - that's because I've been very busy behind the scenes working to get this film finished. Check out the latest trailer at link... Read more
I’m happy to present the trailer for the film Opening Our Eyes.
The film itself is still in postproduction in the hands of a professional editor but in the... Read more
Another Sneak Preview
Here is just a quickly put together video snippet of our subjects from Michigan. This blog entry was inspired by a town meeting I attended the other evening, reminding me... Read more
Last night I shipped 3 hard drives containing almost 5 terabytes of video content to my editor. Along with all that media, I sent him a “roughed up” story... Read more
The 99-Day Journey Was the Easy Part
After spending the last few months intensely devoted to editing both the video and still images that were shot during our journey, I can honestly say that the “trip” was... Read more
Happy New Year
Our hearts are full this year with love and gratitude for all of your help in making this film a reality.
Wishing you all a year of peace... Read more
We Made It!
We just reached our goal thanks to each and everyone of you.
Anything pledged forward will be shared with the subjects of our film for their causes.
Merry Christmas and... Read more
Nice press in More Magazine
Just heard that More Magazine is running a story about our project. It's on their home page now.
Check it out:
Thanks to each and every one of you, we’ve reached 94% of our funding goal. That means that we are moving forward with the next step in our post-production. I... Read more
Thanks, Gratitude and Believing
This Thursday is Thanksgiving, a national holiday for us in the United States that has become synonymous with overeating and the start of the holiday shopping season, rather than "giving... Read more
Looking for our North American Subject
First a huge thank you for your generosity and support for our project - we truly appreciate it. We still have a ways to go so please let... Read more
Maggie Doyne on Cover of NY Times Magazine
Exciting news. One of the subjects of our film, Maggie Doyne will be featured on the cover of the NY Times Magazine tomorrow Oct. 24, 2010. Make sure you get... Read more