Some good news. Some bad news.
I've got some good news and bad news to share. Bad first: The film isn't going to be ready by September 2 when I promised. Some 11th hour... Read more
A sneak peek at old Solo Cup commercials
Hi Team Party Cup,
I just got a DVD full of old commercials and weird internal marketing videos from the former Solo company, now owned by Dart Container. (Yes, it... Read more
Contribute material to be in the film!
As we zoom towards completion of the film, I had an idea that you might find interesting.
We've all encountered this iconic red cup here and there in... Read more
Family lines, factory lines, and deadlines.
We've had a productive spring! We're zeroing in on some great characters -- like a family of six in Illinois, two generations of whom worked on the Solo... Read more
Wherein Solo Cup pulls a 180
All documentaries encounter unexpected delays. I’m disappointed to share with you that we’ve been hit with a doozy. Here’s what happened.
Late last year, I was contacted by... Read more
Happy 2013, backers!
Happy 2013, co-producers of our film!
I wanted to give everyone an update about the project as we start to spin things up. Firstly, again, thanks for all your amazing... Read more
Thanks to our awesome backers! [VIDEO]
The gang here at Grist made this little video as a way of saying, "Thanks!" to all our backers so far. Enjoy!
Remember: We only have five more days to... Read more
Genuine Grist organic cotton T-shirt!
Greetings! As stated clearly in the reward ladder, pledges of $25 or more will get you a genuine Grist organic cotton T-shirt. You've asked for photos of said T-shirt, so... Read more