Browsing all posts from June, 2009.

I am the change film festival 2009

June 26th, 2009 | 1 Comment

After successful completion of Genesis film project 2007 and I am the change film project 2008 we are coming back again with ‘I am the change film festival 2009.’ Each year, more than 300 filmmakers in India come together to make films on 101 social causes in just 101 hours. Their enthusiastic effort to make […]

Transition of MAM to Ahmedabad

June 22nd, 2009 | No Comments

“When there’s a calling you go”… said the master. “you will be little afraid, little scared and uncertain about how and where life will take you, but deep down you know, you were born to do this, to attempt something bigger than yourself. Path is just unfolding…towards the light you should go” Today on the […]

Mind’s eye (Blind With Camera)

June 7th, 2009 | 2 Comments

“The Blind are not totally Blind. Reality is not totally real”  Photographer – Walker Evans Once in a while, you come across people who with their own small way are making a huge difference. These are are the real life heroes who inspire us to do what we are doing because their determination, love and […]

MAM Newsletter May 2009

June 6th, 2009 | No Comments

MAM Movies – Media for Social Change 1. Join ‘Metta Media’: A community of compassionate filmmakers / Artists Metta Media is an experiment in creating a gift economy based community where films and arts are made with the spirit of service. We believe, a story told selflessly, transforms everyone who comes accross it. To participate […]

Sarvodaya in Stanford

June 5th, 2009 | No Comments

In our recent visit to California, we had the opportunity to meet some wonderful people and among them were friends in Stanford. Taking out time from their Phd’s and rigorous class schedules, few students have formed an actively engaging group ‘Sarvodaya’. Somik very beautifully describes it as “Sarvodaya 1.0 used to have regular meetings and […]

Sankalp Forum

June 5th, 2009 | No Comments

Recently as part of our Seva Journals program we had the opportunity to make 49 films on various social entrepreneurs from all over India. Here’s more information on Sankalp Forum which was organized by Intellecap to bring together these entrepreneurs with venture capitalists. You can also see the short films on selected entrepreneurs here. Sankalp […]