Hello, fellow fellows. Great News. Today I started a new job. I'm now working at the Sundance Institute. I'm the Producer, Creative Partnerships for the Institute's Documentary Film Program . In this position I'll manage and implement special documentary initiatives launched with key organizations. Wish me luck as I transition into this new job AND bring "Cesar's Last Fast "to rough cut in September!
Hello Fellow PBS/CPB Lab Producers. Check out this nice write up about my film, Cesar's Last Fast. It's very flattering:
Added by Richard Ray Perez on April 3, 2012 at 11:45pm — No Comments
Earlier today we received a $5,000 challenge grant from philanthropists Lyn and Norman Lear. This means every Kickstarter pledge from here on out - up to $5,000 - will be matched dollar for dollar! If you haven't already donated to our Kickstarter campaign please donate today. There's only 1o days left!!! And if you can help us spread the word: forward to your friends, share on Facebook, and tweet our news, we would be so grateful. Thank you! Visit…Continue
Added by Richard Ray Perez on November 14, 2011 at 6:21pm — No Comments
Yesterday I bought some pears, brought them home, and set them out to ripen on the kitchen table.
This morning, just before I started today’s work on our film, I looked at one of the pears. I realized that it’s more than just a fruit. That pear is a story.
The story starts with a seed that a farm worker planted. With water and proper attention, that seed turned into a sapling that another farm worker planted into a field. That field that grew into an orchard, a fertile forest…Continue
Added by Richard Ray Perez on November 14, 2011 at 6:11pm — No Comments