Last Chunk of Dam Removed and Two More Festival Acceptances!
We had our final screenings of The Strong People last month out in Washington. We are so thankful to our amazing supporters who came out to watch in... Read more
The Strong People Washington Screening Tour
Hello and happy summer to everyone!
We are excited to announce a whole weekend of screenings for TSP in Washington (and sad to think that we are nearing the end... Read more
TSP Arrives in the PNW
Unintentionally, this update is catered to our wonderful PNW backers as we have two events coming up in the Seattle area that you won't want to miss! Unless... Read more
AT LAST: Kickstarter Rewards In the Mail! (Oh yeah and some Film Festival noms!)
This is your producer speaking. I just first want to apologize at how late these Kickstarter rewards are, but I am so thankful for your patience. I really... Read more
Awards, a Film Premiere, and Graduation!
Hello Kickstarter backers and fans,
We had quite an eventful weekend! Here's the recap:
FRIDAY: The Strong Peoplewalked away with the award for Outstanding Documentary at Emerson College's 32nd Annual... Read more
First Official Unveiling of "The Strong People"
Hey Strong People fans!We are happy to announce the unveiling of our film on May 11th at 8pm. For those in the Boston area, we'd love for you to... Read more
Four EVVY Award Nominations for The Strong People
Hello lovely backers and fans,
For those not on Facebook, we thought we'd send an update on our submission to Emerson College's 32nd Annual EVVY Awards. For those unfamiliar with... Read more
THEY'RE HERE - The Strong People Trailer and Website
I don't think we could CAPS LOCK or bold this update enough to express JUST HOW EXCITED we are about the release of our official trailer and website.
We want... Read more
Riley Fund Award and Post Production Update
Guess what? We decided to submit one of our more polished rough cuts to the It's All True Documentary showcase at Emerson College, and it won the Riley... Read more
DAY 1 of the FINAL TRIP
Great first day out here in Washington. We ventured to Western Washington University in Bellingham to interview Professor James Helfield from the Department of Environmental Sciences. He says,... Read more
One More Time (We're Gonna Celebrate)!
Good morning wonderful Kickstarter backers,
Today we embark on our final trip to Washington for The Strong People.
ANOTHER trip you say?! We will explain why!
When we first started... Read more
The Long Haul Back to Boston
Hey everyone,Heather here, the writer behind the Kickstarter updates. My team has been picking on me, because everytime I post an update I manage to work in some sort... Read more
The Strong People are Lucky
We are off to an incredibly lucky start. All four of us (Heather, Matt, Isabel, and Nick) somehow managed to all get on a plane that apparently only... Read more
Final Days on the Olympic Peninsula
In our final days on the Peninsula we met and talked with two members of the Klallam tribe.
The first, an elder named Gordon Charles who grew up along the... Read more
Happy Friday! Here's what we've been up to...
Monday was a fun day, because we had no interviews or shooting lined up (I know, crazy, right?). So what did we do? Well we decided to shoot a short... Read more
The Weekend Update
Hey everyone! We've been busy running all over the state of Washington filming. Here's what we did this past weekend:
Thursday night we caught the sunset on top of Hurricane... Read more
We've Made it to Seattle!
Greetings from Seattle, Washington, our pit stop for today as we inventory and pack up before heading out to the Elwha River. Here is all our equipment and... Read more
Final Stretch Before We Are Washington Bound!
We've had a couple people ask for an update, so here it is!
The Strong People team has been itching to head back out to the Elwha River.... Read more
That's a wrap! $12,677, 158% funded.
We are so thankful and so grateful to all of you. In 30 days we raised $12,677. That's wicked awesome! We are trying to put into words just... Read more
As we head into the final three days...
Hello wonderful backers,
We are heading into the final days of our Kickstarter.
1. You will no longer get annoying updates from us after Friday (though we hope... Read more
The Strong People goes for $12,000
Since we have 15 days left to our Kickstarter, we've realized that we have a unique opportunity for our documentary! If we can raise $12,000 total we could... Read more
We did it, $8000!
Hello wonderful backers. We want to thank each and every one of you for making our Kickstarter a success! As we type this we are at $8,003, which puts us... Read more