Archive for the Producer Category

When We Were Apollo Documentary – Countdown to Kickstarter Campaign

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: John Filson Producer | Campaign Manager filson52@gmail.com 202-821-5331 Giovanna Aguilar Producer | Media Relations gaguilar@candescoproductions.com When We Were Apollo, a New Documentary Film about Apollo’s Undiscovered Heroes Launches Crowdfunding Campaign on Kickstarter, September 26, 2017  Doing the big, impossible things brings out the best of ourselves. Los Angeles, California, September 13, 2017 — Contact Light Films announced today the first phase of funding for its feature-length documentary film When We Were Apollo (W3A), currently in pre-production, to launch via the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter on

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Movie Fans of the Apollo Space Program – Join Our Mission

Check out the latest video of the documentary When We Were Apollo by Director Zach Weil. Have you ever wondered what it was like to work on the Apollo missions? When We Were Apollo will take you back to a time when hundreds of thousands of people, from all parts of the USA, came together to put a man on the moon. Follow our journey as we – the filmmakers – bring you stories about “the spirit of Apollo – that belief that we can do

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When We Were Apollo Documentary Directed by Zach Weil

Giovanna Aguilar Joins Producing Team of When We Were Apollo     When we work together, we can make the impossible dream a reality. When we believe in our unlimited potential, we can accomplish the unimaginable. The “When” is now, and it begins with a tribute taking us back to an era that has inspired dozens of films, generated numerous industries, and influenced the lives of hundreds of thousands of Americans, and empowered communities around the earth to reach for the stars. It’s time to remember

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Vivir Del Cuento, a Transmedia Project on Ecuador’s Oral Storytelling Tradition

Stop Motion Workshops | Cultural Animation Series | Documentary by Giovanna Aguilar I am excited to announce that I have signed on as an Executive Producer of Vivir Del Cuento, both the name of the transmedia project and the production company whose members are an incredibly talented team of storytellers based in Quito, Ecuador. It found me through the light and talents of Bernarda Cornejo. With the utmost respect for the work that has begun with so much spirit during a tragic time in Ecuador’s history,

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Documentary DreamTown Screening at Yale Feb 1 at 7pm

DreamTown Ecuador/USA. 2016 (Director Betty Bastidas) Q&A with producer Giovanna Aguilar DETAILS: Wednesday, February 1, 2017 7 p.m., Luce Hall Auditorium 34 Hillhouse Ave., New Haven 06511       Dreamtown is the inspiring story of three young Afro-Ecuadorian soccer players from La Chota who chase success in the face of extraordinary challenges. Entwined with their athletic dreams are the hopes of all Afro-Ecuadorians for whom soccer is more than a sport–it’s a means to attain recognition and respect. http://dlgmedia.nyc/bettybastidas-dreamtown-soccer-unites-…/ Free and open to the general

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On Vérité with Emmy Nominated Director-Writer-Producer Reinaldo Marcus Green

http://traffic.libsyn.com/onverite/OnVerite_Reinaldo_-51316.mp3 On Vérité Top List:  “What do you wish you had known on your first independent film?” Reinaldo Marcus Green, one of the 25 New Faces of Independent Film (2015) and recipient of the Spike Lee Film Production Grant 2016 (Monsters and Men,) shares best practices with Giovanna Aguilar on filmmaking. On Vérité Top List for Independent Filmmakers is complementary content for an upcoming written article to be published on my blog at Giovanna Aguilar. Watch Reinaldo Marcus Green’s acclaimed short film STOP—a young man’s livelihood

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HourGlass Gets ON YOUR FEET! FULL ACCESS with Gloria and Emilio Estefan and Jerry Mitchell

http://traffic.libsyn.com/hourglass/OYF_FullAccess_2_14_2016_Final.mp3 As the executive producer and co-host of the podcast HourGlass Time to Talk, I am proud and excited to release the promo of On Your Feet! Full Access, up-close and personal interviews that my co-host Maria Torres and I conducted with multi Grammy Winners Gloria and Emilio Estefan and Tony Winner Jerry Mitchell, who share their journey of bringing their story to Broadway and living the American dream. These upcoming episodes are especially close to HourGlass co-host Maria Torres who is also the associate choreographer

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