On May 16th, Viacom employees came together with Reel Works Teens for ViaCommunity Day. Six volunteers visited the lab in Gowanus, Brooklyn, and shared their experiences working in the media industry. The Reel Works teens were also able to screen their works in progress to positive feedback from the volunteers. “I was impressed with how … More Reel Works welcome Viacom volunteers for ViaCommunity day
WOW!! What an awesome 31 day journey that was! A few minutes ago, our first kickstarter project ended having raised 110% of our goal! We thank you all from the very very bottom of our hearts! We would like to send a special “Thanks” to Avan Jogia who encouraged his huge online fan community to … More Kickstarter – A SUCCESSFUL 31 Day Journey!
We have been so impressed by the outpouring of love, generosity and hard, hard work by so many of our friends & family, fellow filmmakers, educators, and so many complete strangers who believe in us and our project! THANK YOU to all of you that helped us get here! The last few days have been … More WE MADE IT… Thank You!!!!
The last 22 days have been full of hope and fear of whether or not we will reach our goal on Kickstarter, and now we can finally see the finish line! First of all, it is time to say a big fat THANK YOU to all of you, who have already given and for those who … More Kickstarter: The Finish Line Is In Sight!!
Last Thursday, Reel Works board member Jessica B. Lee and our other generous board members, hosted the #ReelSpring, Cinema Social + Cocktail Pledge Party to meet new people and gain additional support for our KICKSTARTER Campaign. It was a stylish event, located in hip downtown Brooklyn, complete with lovely wraparound terrace – perfect for one … More It’s PARTY TIME at Reel Works!
It’s been exactly a week since we launched our kickstarter campaign to raise the funds for our “Traveling Film Festival”! In just 5 days we raised nearly 50% of our goal!! BIG THANKS to friends, family, long time supporters and a few strangers for getting us there. We’ve been particularly moved and impressed by the … More Kickstarter Project: “We are half way there!”
A summer plan to take teen filmmakers on a tour to share their stories and inspire youth to take positive action Thousands of New Yorkers have been moved and inspired by the stories of Reel Works teen filmmakers through the weekly broadcasts of our youth-produced series “Reel Works with Avan Jogia” on NYC-Life [Channel 25]. … More Traveling Film Festival – Kickstarter Project Launched