Daylight Come

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Daylight Come Premiere at Bend Film 2014

We’re thrilled to premiere Daylight Come: Life After Rape in the Congo at the 2014 BendFilm Festival in Bend, Oregon next week! This is our film’s world premiere – the first time we’ve shown it to an audience outside of our friends, peers and supporters. It’s...
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Picture Lock!

A quick update about my film Daylight Come.  We’ve got picture lock! We have finally crossed that threshold where we are no longer working the edit and we can move the film to completion.  We’ve got a few months of technical work ahead of...
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Daylight Come – Film Update

It’s been a little while since I’ve updated you about our progress on the film – so here’s the latest! THE WINTER PUSH Throughout the fall/winter of 2012 Evan Vetter the director of the film has been working with our Producer Shon Blotzer and...
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Congocast Film Update

It’s been a while since I posted about our progress on the Congocast documentary film – but things have been moving along!  Here’s a quick list of where we’re at and some things coming up: WRAPPING UP POST PRODUCTION Right now, we are currently...
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Back in the Saddle!

Although I haven’t updated here on the congocast.org site since the winter, spring is coming and with it some major changes for this project!  To catch you up to speed, here is a brief synopsis of what has been going on with the Congocast...
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Staring at the Mountain

200+ Hours of Footage 350+ Interviews/Events Filmed 8500+ Video Clips It is easy to get overwhelmed when you don’t know where to start.  The idea of trying to turn this podcast into something that is a 90-120 minutes long documentary has terrified the mess...

From Documentary Podcast to Documentary Film

It’s been a while since I’ve posted on the blog here at Congocast.org.  Intermittently, over the last six months, I have been working on preparing for the post production phase of the Congocast.org film project.  After our trip back to Congo last year, I...

“Reporter”

I received an email after my last blog from a rep at attentionusa.com.  They are a NYC PR firm working to help get the word out about Reporter, last year’s documentary by Eric Daniel Metzgar about Nicholas Kristof that premiered at Sundance in 2009. ...
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“There is no way that is her!”

When I saw her picture my first thought was, ”there is no way that is her…” Saturday night as I was wrapping up my work, I stopped to check my twitter feed. As I opened my favorite twitter client I saw at the top of...

Where do I start?!?

So today, I’m going back through the 17 episodes we made of the Congocast podcast over the last three years to begin the process of cutting it down into a rough cut for a film. The hardest part about this is figuring out where...
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