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Your story: Film Lab

October 6, 2015

Type: Video About: The Film Lab is a not for profit that has been dedicated to the promotion and support of gender and ethnic diversity in media since 1998 and accomplishes its mission through education, outreach/support and production. Read more at www.film-lab.org. This post is in collaboration with the Asian American Film Lab’s 72-Hour Shootout. The shootout is a challenge that gives teams of filmmakers three days to create a 5-minute film based on the theme of the year. The theme for 2015 was “Two Faces” and was inspired by the Asian American Film Lab’s goal to increase diversity in ... Read more




Your Story: Sarah Sansoni

Your story: Sarah Sansoni

August 17, 2015

Author: Sarah Sansoni Country: US Type: Essay Bio: I am an actress, improvisor and voice over artist currently living in Denver, CO and getting ready to move to L.A. Ahh! I love self expression and creativity in all forms, writing, singing, dancing, acting and even painting and yoga. My favorite thing about art and self expression is that it can be used to uplift and inspire. One of the things I specialize in is comedy, I have a true love and appreciation for it and am always writing comedy and studying it. It has helped me find the light in ... Read more




Your Story: Victoria Falcone

Your story: Victoria Falcone

July 24, 2015

Author: Victoria Falcone Country: US Type: Other Bio: My name is Victoria Falcone and I am a 24 year old living with Marfan Syndrome. I was diagnosed with Marfan Syndrome at the age of 16. My aorta is enlarged and I have had 1 lung collapse as the major complications I have with Marfan Syndrome. I graduated from The College of New Jersey in May 2013 with a Communication Studies degree. I worked for a reality tv show in New Jersey after graduation and then worked for Nick Cannon and his production company for a year and a half. I ... Read more




Your story: Jenny Howe

Your Story: Jenny Howe

July 9, 2015

Author: Jenny Howe Country: USA Type: Essay Bio: Most importantly, I’m a mother to two pretty incredible kids; Abby (13) and Deak (9). Professionally, I have a Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Psychology and have worked for 15 years with children who are at risk within either the juvenile justice system or school districts. I love to spend time with the people I love, listen to music and watch football. The best part of life is being inside my home with those who hold my heart. “He is Deak” When Deak was born, I wasn’t allowed to see him for ... Read more




Your story: Katharine Love

Your story: Katharine Love

June 24, 2015

Author: Katharine Love Country: Canada Type: Essay Bio: Mother of one alpha daughter Mother of one alpha puppy Lover of words music and Soul to Soul connections. Recovering Perfectionist. Project description: I so wanted to look like Joni Mitchell. Blond , blue eyed and high cheekbones. I knew that if I did look like Joni , I would be safe and happy and loved. My story is how I came to love my crooked little self which includes my crooked little smile, actually especially my crooked little smile. Personal website: thefatjewess.wordpress.com “Love and other Crimes of the Heart.” It was ... Read more