Sharing International’s 2018 Summer Intensive

In 2017, Sandscribe welcome Sharing International’s team of filmmakers and experts to Ethiopia for a two-week summer intensive. Chuck Pollak, Vic Costello, and Sarah Pollak Hoffman gave generously of their time and talent, and helped our students shoot three new films. In 2018, Sharing International returned for a second intensive. Their team mentored our students throughout the year, helping them develop ideas, write scripts, and prepare for the summer program! Because of their guidance, our students produce three additional films,…

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June Film Workshop and Festival

Sandscribe’s June workshop and mini film festival was a resounding success. The festival presented three student films at the Oromo Cultural Center in Addis Ababa on Sunday, June 4, and was attended by over 250 artists and cultural leaders. The films’ themes included the triumph of the human spirit, family, and reciprocity. June’s mini-festival was the culmination of a ten-day intensive classroom instruction and field production. June’s workshop was a collaboration between the Sandscribe Foundation and Sharing International, a U.S.-based…

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