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Many people fled the scene when violence began. Boats in waiting, due to the new restrictions. the violent conflict spilled over to the streets. a typical day at Tombo

Mirabel Pictures / WeOwnTV

Org #25441
Vetted since 2014 Top Ranked Site Visit Verified
2012
year founded
$218,058
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
2
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Our mission is to create artistically bold projects that explore the critical issues of our time. We believe filmmaking is a social act of deep connection capable of catalyzing positive change. With all of our projects, we work to cultivate community engagement that inspires, educates, and transforms audiences into socially engaged citizens. Our films address a diverse array of issues and we have a customized approach to each outreach campaign. We are also deeply committed to media education. In 2009 we co-founded the WeOwnTV Freetown Media Centre together with local Sierra Leonean filmmakers Arthur Pratt and Lansana Mansaray. The media center is an important educational and creative hub i... read more

Projects (9)

WeOwnTV Filmmaker Fellowship
Sierra Leone / Health
Heaven Through the Backdoor
United States / Health
The New Boats
Sierra Leone / Environment
The Genius of Caring
United States / Health
 
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Project Leaders
Chris Riley
Chris Riley
Banker White
Banker White
Anna Fitch
Anna Fitch
Sara Dosa
Sara Dosa
Team
Edward B White, Anna Fitch, Sara Dosa, Stephanie Daniels, Chris Riley
Organization Information
90 Mirabel Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110
United States
415-648-4250

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #7717283915
Organization Information
90 Mirabel Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110
United States
415-648-4250

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #7717283915

Project Reports

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Jul 10, 2020
Tensions Boil Over
These last few months have brought new challenges for Sullay and many of the fishermen of Tombo. Restrictions put into place to curb the spread of COVID-19 have limited the number of boats that can...
Jul 9, 2020
End of Land: Project Report 01, Summer 2020
Thanks to the generous support of our GlobalGiving community, as well as a grant from the International Documentary Association’s Enterprise Fund, our team has been continuing our work to...
Jun 29, 2020
Global Health Film Festival
Hello GlobalGiving Community, We hope this message finds you well and that you are all doing well during these extraordinary times. In response to the Covid-19 pandemic our team has stayed quite...
 
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