Jackie Ormes Doc
Thanks to going over our goal, we were able to produce this short bonus documentary about Jackie Ormes, a pioneering African American female cartoonist from the early days of... Read more
Update on Jackie Ormes documentary
One other update for today!
Some of you have asked about the Jackie Ormes mini-documentary, which you may notice is not on the DVD. Due to some issues with the... Read more
Orders are out!
The majority of the Kickstarter orders have gone out in the past few days! If you're in the U.S., you should expect to receive your rewards by the... Read more
Very exciting news! We're getting ready to send the film to the DVD printers to get DVDs made. But, we want to double check and make sure all... Read more
An update from the world premiere
As you may have heard, we hosted the world premiere of She Makes Comics on November 15th at Brave New World Comics in Santa Clarita, CA. We screened... Read more
Join us for the world premiere of She Makes Comics!
We are happy to announce that She Makes Comics has a premiere date!
We've teamed up with the fine folks at Brave New World Comics in Santa Clarita, CAto... Read more
Come see us at the Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival!
Although we're busy putting the finishing touches on the film, we'll be taking a break to attend the Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival this weekend in Las Vegas.... Read more
Artists, we want you!
As we put the finishing touches on She Makes Comics, we wanted to reach out to any artists who may be among our backers. We want to... Read more
She Makes Comics panel at Long Beach Comic-Con
We're excited to announce that we'll be holding a panel for She Makes Comics at Long Beach Comic-Con! Join Marisa, Patrick, and Jordan - and special guest Janelle... Read more
Updates, and a new project from Respect Films!
Happy Labor Day weekend! I wanted to take a moment to give you an update on She Makes Comics. The team watched a new version of our... Read more
We wanted to let you know that Sequart and Respect Films will be at San Diego Comic-Con next week! You can find us at Sequart's booth M-05 in... Read more
A Little Teaser
We've been hard at work editing the many, many interviews we've shot over the past few months and wanted to give you a little teaser to check out.... Read more
Things are moving along nicely with shooting on the doc. Last week in LA, we filmed with Blair Butler and Amy Dallan, two awesome hosts who love comics... Read more
Bonus extras, open call for submissions
Happy International Women's Day! We hope that you're spending this Saturday with some awesome comics by female creators. As for us, we want to take a moment to... Read more
We Made It!
Thank you so much for all your support during this campaign! We reached 130% of our goal, which is amazing, and thanks to you. It means that we're going to... Read more
New stretch goal: She Makes Comics special edition with bonus features!
We're so thrilled to have met our initial stretch goal today, which means that we'll be able to film a mini documentary about Jackie Ormes and include it... Read more
Help us reach 1,500 backers!
It’s been quite a thrill watching our campaign soar these past few weeks. We’ve reached our initial goal thanks to your support and hard work in spreading the... Read more
There are two days left in our campaign, and as we close in on our stretch goal, we have some new rewards to offer:
$400 - Get a... Read more
Increase your pledge, get bonus rewards!
We have two days left to reach our stretch goal of $50,000! To help us get there, we're offering some awesome incentives to increase your pledge:
Increase your... Read more
$50,000 stretch goal - a minidoc about Jackie Ormes, the first female African-American cartoonist
We're so excited to have reached our initial goal, but the campaign isn't over yet. We still have 4 days left, and now a new stretch goal to... Read more
As of 10:20 am PST, we made our goal of $41,500!
From the bottom of our hearts, we want to thank our backers for their generosity and support. None of... Read more
New reward: A Distant Soil by Colleen Doran!
We have another premium available to our generous backers.
Increase your pledge by $30 or more and we'll include a signed copy of A Distant Soil: The Gathering... Read more
Increase your pledge - get a copy of The Girls' Guide to Guys' Stuff!
The announcements just keep on coming, and today we have some exciting news for our existing backers.
If you increase your pledge by $10 or more, we... Read more
It’s been 3 weeks since we launched the Kickstarter for She Makes Comics, and we couldn’t be more thrilled with the support we’ve seen so far. We've... Read more
New rewards from Neil Gaiman, Molly Crabapple, and Miss Lasko-Gross
We're excited to unveil a new set of special rewards:
We have 2 poster prints of Desert Wind, a poem by Neil Gaiman beautifully illustrated by Molly Crabapple.... Read more
Last week, we promised you some exciting updates - and we’re here now to deliver!
On Wednesday, Jordan and I went to Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles to... Read more
Get #SheMakesComics trending!
It's been a week since we launched our campaign, and as of this writing we've hit $15,000 pledged! We're so grateful for your support - and excited to... Read more
A huge "thank you" and some new rewards!
An enormous "thank you" to all of our backers, who helped us raise almost a third of our goal in one week. Everyone here at Respect Films and... Read more