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Olympic Gold on the Silver Screen

Posted Aug 1, 2012, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Coordinator

Olympic Gold on the Silver Screen

Beyond the tape delay broadcasts, ubiquitous spoilers, and compulsory diplomacy, I’ve always been rapt by the galvanizing…

The Power of the Whisper in Colombia with Buck associate producer Sofia Santana

Posted Jul 30, 2012, by Jennifer Prediger, Film Forward Field Producer

The Power of the Whisper in Colombia with Buck Associate Producer Sofia Santana

Guatavita, Colombia –

On Film Forward’s trip to Colombia, Sofia Santana, Associate Producer of Buck, traveled not only with the…

FILM FORWARD Connects in Colombia

Posted Jul 18, 2012, by Jennifer Prediger, Film Forward Field Producer

FILM FORWARD Connects in Colombia

Arriving in Bogotá late on a Sunday night is perfect timing for easing into Colombia’s largest city, population size around 8…

Filmmaker Travelogue: Director of On the Ice Andrew Okpeaha MacLean Visits Bogotá (Part 1)

Posted Jul 11, 2012, by Andrew Okpeaha MacLean, director, On the Ice

Filmmaker Travelogue: Director of On the Ice Visits Bogotá (Part 1)

Just finished two days of screenings in Bogotá. Despite some technical difficulties with the projections, they were really…

Horse Whisper Heard Around the World

Posted Jul 11, 2012, by Jennifer Prediger, Film Forward Field Producer

Horse Whisper Heard Around the World

On the first day of screenings during Film Forward's trip to Colombia, we took a road trip from Bogotá to Guatavita. It's about…

My Journey Through Morocco with Somewhere Between

Posted Jul 9, 2012, by Linda Goldstein Knowlton, Director, Somewhere Between

My Journey Through Morocco with Somewhere Between

I have always wanted to go to Morocco.  When my best friend and I were planning our dream trip that we were going to do between…

Kickstart Fight Church

Posted May 30, 2012, by Daniel Junge

Kickstart Fight Church

Daniel Junge is a filmmaker whose work includes the Oscar-winner “Saving Face,” Oscar-nominee “The Last Campaign of Governor…

BUCK Goes to the Imperial Valley

Posted May 9, 2012, by Cindy Meehl, director, BUCK

BUCK Goes to the Imperial Valley and Mexicali

The Imperial Valley in California is a unique border location that I had never heard of before I went with FILM FORWARD and my…

Rachel Perkins’ Bran Nue Dae Creates a sense of cultural pride in Mexico

Posted May 9, 2012, by Jennifer Prediger

Rachel Perkins' Bran Nue Day creates a sense of cultural pride in Mexico

Australian director Rachel Perkins wanted the world to see Aboriginal people in a different way. Their culture had been…

Buck Reaches At-Risk Youth on the Border

Posted May 4, 2012, by Jennifer Prediger

Buck Reaches At-Risk Youth on the Border

Spending an afternoon at Calexico High School just about a mile from the border of Mexico, Buck Director Cindy Meehl had a…

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