Waking Dream SF screening + Impact Campaign!
Before getting into the updates, I just wanted to send another huge THANK YOU to all of you who supported Waking Dream from the beginning, we truly would... Read more
Waking Dream Ep6 launches--Rossy Lima on our Instagram Live to talk Art+Resistance tonight!
Today is a big day--the last episode of Waking Dreamhas premiered on IndieLens Storycast and if you haven't had a chance to check out the series--you can... Read more
Waking Dream Ep5 is out + Nationwide screenings abound!
Episode 5 of Waking Dream has dropped--check it out HERE!
Ep5 is a bit of a tear-jerker, with emotional scenes of both happiness and sadness. My mom is... Read more
Waking Dream Ep4 launches--Tweet Chat on Education today!
Watch Episode 4 of Waking Dream, along with the first three episodes HERE!
In Episode 4 is titled "Go Back to your Country" and this rousing episode... Read more
Episode 3 launch + Waking Dream screenings!
Waking Dream continues to roll out this week with Episode 3 launching today.
Watch Episode 3 (and Ep1/Ep2) HERE!
In Episode 3, Dilan Pedraza goes back to Mexico... Read more
Waking Dream Ep2 is out and series launch party!
We had an amazing launch event of Waking Dreamlast week, and have had a lot of traction around the first episode on social channels and online with... Read more
Waking Dream Ep1 is live--watch it now!
The day has come and Episode One of Waking Dream is live on Youtube!
Episode One is here: http://bit.ly/WDream1
You are the best allies we have out in... Read more
Waking Dream is launching on 11/13!!!
The Waking Dream team has been feverishly at work preparing for both the online launch, and the premiere launch screening of Waking Dream on Tuesday, November 13th!
We've... Read more
Waking Dream...is done!!!
Last fall, the Waking Dreamteam completed the pilot episode and since then we have been immersed in following the stories of six amazing people, and their families,... Read more
In solidarity with the DACA community
With your help, over the past few months I've been immersed in production and post-production of the Waking Dream pilot--we are almost at a rough cut of the... Read more
Waking Dream pilot takes off!
Over the past few months a lot has happened in the world of Waking Dream, as well as in the world of young undocumented people with DACA.... Read more
Have a delicious family recipe to share?
We are looking for some delicious homemade family recipes from around the globe to feature in our GLOBAL RECIPE BOOK reward that will go out in June! If you have... Read more
Your rewards have shipped!
The majority of the Waking Dreams rewards have been shipped and are on their way to you! We still haven't heard from everyone, so if you haven’t yet... Read more
Rewards are getting shipped next month!
Hello Waking Dream Backers!
For those of you who chose to receive a reward, you should have received a backer survey in order to collect your mailing address. Please be sure... Read more
That's a wrap!
Thank you so much to everyone who supported the campaign!!! In a short 16 days there was a monsoon of support and we are diving into production on Waking Dream.... Read more
VIDEO: "I have hope."
With 11 hours to go, we wanted to share a special message from Director Theo.
"I'm inspired. I have hope and I'm incredibly thankful for everyone's contribution. Tomorrow... Read more
WE DID IT, but we aren't stopping just yet!
Hello Amazing Backers!
WOW, WE DID IT!!! Thank you to everyone who supported us by donating, sharing, tweeting, sending an email, sending a text, or chatting about our campaign with... Read more
VIDEO: 96% Funded + Stretch Goal
Hello Wonderful Backers!
We are now 96% funded and hoping to reach our goal TONIGHT so we have the whole day tomorrow to work on our stretch goal.THANK YOU... Read more
THE FINAL STRETCH...37 hours left!
Hello Waking Dream Backers!
We are now 93% funded with 37 hours left to go! We have been crunching the numbers and if everyone increased their donation by $7, we... Read more
Meet Joel. He is DACAmented and featured in our Waking Dream series.
"I feel like that community, that school has invested a lot in me. There's a lot of people... Read more
82% Funded + Reflections on MLK Day
THANK YOU to everyone who donated this weekend, we were able to reach our $500 matching grant from the Social Justice Collaborative and are on our way to reaching our... Read more
Meet Marisol. She is is DACAmented and featured in our Waking Dream series.
"I ended up having to have an emergency C-section to get him out. He was in the... Read more
Social Justice Collaborative is a matching donor!
The Social Justice Collaborative is not only our fiscal sponsor but they are also giving us a $500 matching grant for donations THIS WEEKEND! They are a non-profit made up... Read more
VIDEO: I am undocumented. I am here to stay. I am DACA.
The undocumented community is often talked about as a monolith. We made this short piece to complicate that notion, and to get at the diversity of identity, culture, and experience... Read more
Meet Adonis. He is DACAmented and featured in our Waking Dream series.
"I don't know who coined the term #undocuqueer, but when I heard it, it immediately clicked with me... Read more
We are casting for the series!
While fundraising on Kickstarter, our production team has been busy filming the first episode and we are currently casting. We’re looking for people with DACA who have been able to go... Read more
VIDEO: 56% funded + 10 day countdown
WOW what an incredible weekend we had thanks to all of you! We were able to make our matching goal from an amazing angel donor and had some very generous... Read more
Angel donor matching contributions this weekend!
EXCITING NEWS we have an anonymous donor MATCHING ALL CONTRIBUTIONS up to $1,000 this weekend! That means $25 becomes $50, $50 becomes $100 etc. We would appreciate if you could... Read more
VIDEO: 20% Funded + Production Update
We are now 20% funded on Day 3 of the campaign and COMPLETELY INSPIRED by your support! Director Theo Rigby gives you a sneak peek of the Waking Dream HQ... Read more
Off to a great start!
We are off to a great start and are 10% funded! We have just 15 days left in the campaign so EVERY SINGLE DAY counts in this mad dash to... Read more