True/False audience inspired by The Interrupters

The Interrupters had a great weekend at True/False Film Festival in Missouri, recieving rave reviews and two standing ovations from full-house crowds in the 1200 seat Missouri Theater. The film was this years recipient of the festival's True Life Fund, a fund started in order to offer tangible and meaningful assistance to the real-life subjects of a new film. Along with the True Life Fund, the festival also featured the True Life Run, a 5k run/walk through downtown Columbia. Proceeds from the run were donated to the True Life Fund. Continued

Kickstart "In the Game"

In the Game, a new Kartemquin documentary about Title IX, gender equality and women's sports, invites you to "Take a Stand for Girls" and support their new Kickstarter campaign. Director Maria Finitzo and her crew need to raise $10,000 in 45 days to start production on the next phase of the film. So, please visit the In the Game Kickstarter page to more information, watch a brand new trailer and pledge your support today! They currently have 30% of their total already raised - please help us reach the finish line in time! Continued

On Beauty trailer online

Check out the great new trailer for On Beauty, a new Kartemquin documentary from In the Family director/producer Joanna Rudnick. The documentary, currently fundraising for continued production, follows former fashion photographer Rick Guidotti, who now focuses his lens on individuals living in the shadows of overt, physical genetic conditions under the auspices of his not-for-profit Positive Exposure. Three subjects of Rick's photography - Nadia, Jayne, and Sarah - also reveal their personal stories of overcoming rejection by their peers, standing up to society’s inability to accept difference and triumphing over their own physical obstacles. Continued

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