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Connected Walls

2 walls, 2 filmcrews and ..YOU ! An online documentary experience

Project visual Connected Walls
Successful
83
Backers
11/02/2014
End date
€5,109
Out of €5,000
102 %

Édition 2014

Europe Refresh
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Thursday, February 05, 2015

Soirée de clôture du projet - BRUXELLES

<p> Chers amis,</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Comme vous le savez, c&#39;est demain que nous<strong> cl&ocirc;turons le projet par une projection &agrave; l&#39;esapce Magh &agrave; 20h00</strong>.&nbsp; Une soir&eacute;e exceptionnelle, puisque S&eacute;bastien ainsi que les 4 r&eacute;alisateurs issus de trois continents seront pr&eacute;sents !</p> <p> L&#39;&eacute;v&egrave;nement est GRATUIT et un verre est offert apr&egrave;s la projection.</p> <p> <br /> Nous esp&eacute;rons vous y voir car ce sera une belle occasion pour vous remercier de votre soutien tout au long du projet !<br /> Si ce n&#39;est pas d&eacute;j&agrave; fait, vous pouvez encore r&eacute;server ici : http://bit.ly/1C4ARI3<br /> <br /> Par ailleurs,<strong> le projet est toujours en comp&eacute;tition au FIFE,</strong> festival international du film d&#39;environnement, mais pour remporter le prix du webdocumentaire se sont les votes du pulic qui compte ! Pour voter : http://fife.iledefrance.fr/toute-selection/connected-walls</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Nous reviendrons vers vous tr&egrave;s prochainement avec plus d&#39;info sur vos contreparties....</p> <p> <br /> Merci encore de votre soutien et au plaisir de vous voir demain !!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <img alt="Flyer-v4-1423145562" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/159349/flyer-V4-1423145562.jpg" /><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p>
Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Come to our Film screening in Paris this Sunday January 18th at 6.30pm!

<p> Dear friends,</p> <p> our rewards are coming, we already sent your supporter&#39;s button, the other rewards are still in the making!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> In order to close our online experience (our latest episode is due this Friday), we&#39;ll be having a live screening / get-together in Paris at<strong> Comptoir G&eacute;n&eacute;ral</strong> (80 quai de Jemmapes, 10e arrondissement )this <strong>Sunday, January 18th</strong>.</p> <p> S&eacute;bastien Wielemans - Connected Walls&#39; conceptor- will come specially from Brussels to meet you!</p> <p> Clik <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/769579159795375/770679913018633/?notif_t=like." target="_blank">here</a> for the details. The event is free but donations are welcome.</p> <p> For those of you who are in Brussels, we&#39;ll have another screening on February 6th! More soon.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Finally, we got selected at FIFE International environment festival. Thanks to you we can be awarded the interactive price!</p> <p> <strong>We need your vote online <a href="http://fife-english.iledefrance.fr/all-selection/connected-walls" target="_blank">here</a></strong> (you can vote everyday till February 9th 9pm CET). It&#39;s super easy and will take you 10 seconds: just click on the 5 stars!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Thanks again for your support, talk to you very soon!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> The Connected Walls team.</p>
Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Connected Walls is one month old! The adventure goes on!

<p> Dear friends,</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Connected Wall has been online since November 9th: <a href="http://www.connectedwalls.com/">www.connectedwalls.com</a>. Up to now we&rsquo;ve released 6 short films online.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Thanks to you, our film directors managed to capture the reality of men, women, and even&hellip; animals whose daily lives are being impacted by border walls.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Women carrying kilos on their shoulders trapped in between two realities, animals that are no longer free to run where they want, a tough nature&hellip; Those films exemplify the consequences of a world divided by a handful of humans.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Thanks to you, those people now have a face, their fight are being listened to. This Sunday you&rsquo;ll discover the 2 new episodes on #LOVE that our 2 teams are shooting right now.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Soon, you&rsquo;ll also get to listen to the interviews of our 4 directors: Irene, Youssef, Fidel and Valeria what will share with you their feelings from the shootings and other backstage secrets.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> We&rsquo;re halfway through the project. We hope you&rsquo;ll join the adventure till the end!</p> <p> Share the project on social media, with to your friends and family, join the discussion with the film directors on the blog space below each film, as well as on <a href="http://www.facebook.com/connectedwalls " target="_blank">Facebook</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/Connected_Walls" target="_blank">Twitter</a> and <a href="https://connectedwalls.com/en/topics" target="_blank">vote</a> for the next topic !</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> We&rsquo;re working on the making of your rewards! You&rsquo;ll get them on time and we&rsquo;ll let you know about it! In the meantime you can already see your name among the <a href="https://www.connectedwalls.com/en/credits" target="_blank">credits</a>.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Stay connected!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Yours,</p> <p> Sebastien &amp; the Connected Walls team.<br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p>
Monday, November 10, 2014

Connected Walls, our online documentary experience is online!

<p> Dear all,</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> thanks again for your precious help last week,</p> <p> we just launched our interactive documentary online at: <a href="http://www.connectedwalls.com" target="_blank">www.connectedwalls.com</a>!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <img alt="General_capture_webdoc-1415620578" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/136341/general_capture_webdoc-1415620578.jpg" /></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> For 2 months you&#39;ll be able to immerse yourself in the daily life at the foot of two separation walls: at the US/Mexico and Spain/Morocco borders.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Discover already the 2 first documentaries of our transborder filmcrews. And up to you to decide what their next topic should be (the movies will be online on Nov. 24th)!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Happy exploration, see you online!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> PS: from now on you&#39;ll get our Mailchimp newsletter of the project we will no longer communicate through KissKissBankBank.</p> <p> PS 2: we&#39;re not forgetting your perks! We&#39;re working on them, they might arrive with a bit of delay, we&#39;ll keep you updated!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p>
Monday, November 03, 2014

Merci / Thanks / Gracias / شكرا

<p> Chers 83 kissbankers,</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Nous n&#39;avons pas assez de langues pour vous remercier de vos soutiens, petits, gros, sinc&egrave;res et g&eacute;n&eacute;reux.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Chacune de vos contributions nous a touch&eacute;s et rapproch&eacute;s un peu plus de notre objectif. Celui de la collecte et celui du projet : la sortie dans moins d&#39;une semaine de notre plateforme.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Nous touchons au but, plus que jamais, apr&egrave;s des mois de dossiers, mails, relances, r&eacute;unions, r&eacute;flexions, festivals, espoirs et abattements.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Merci d&#39;avoir &eacute;t&eacute; avec nous dans cette derni&egrave;re ligne droite.</p> <p> Rendez-vous dimanche sur&nbsp;<a href="http://www.connectedwalls.com" target="_blank">www.connectedwalls.com</a>&nbsp;au pied et au bout du mur.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <img alt="1-nogales_border-1415022187" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/133948/1-Nogales_border-1415022187.jpg" /></p>
Saturday, November 01, 2014

J-1 C'est maintenant ou jamais pour atteindre 5 000 euros!

<p> Chers tous,</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Vous &ecirc;tes arriv&eacute;s nombreux ces derniers jours sur notre collecte et il ne reste qu&#39;un tout petit effort &agrave; fournir! On y croit jusqu&#39;au bout : nous avons jusqu&#39;&agrave; demain (dimanche) 13h11 GMT +1 pour atteindre les 5 000 euros. Plus que jamais, on compte sur vous pour faire du bruit.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Et sinon, la chouette nouvelle du jour, c&#39;est que nous seront pr&eacute;sents au&nbsp;<a href="http://liegewebfest.be/" target="_blank">Li&egrave;ge Web Fest</a>&nbsp;vendredi 7 novembre pour pr&eacute;senter EN EXCLUSIVIT&Eacute; deux vid&eacute;os du webdocumentaire. L&#39;entr&eacute;e est libre et&nbsp;<a href="https://www.eventbrite.fr/e/billets-liege-web-fest-projection-unique-13844821233" target="_blank">le formulaire d&#39;inscription ici</a>.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> A tr&egrave;s vite</p> <p> Keep sharing dialogue!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <img alt="Li_ge-web-fest-1414771662" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/133212/Li_ge-Web-Fest-1414771662.jpg" /></p>
Wednesday, October 29, 2014

D-4 [NEW TRAILER] & new partners! Getting hot!

<p> Dear friends,</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> the final countdown has started! This Sunday Nov. 2nd at 1.11pm Brussels time you won&#39;t be able to fund our online experience anymore. If we don&#39;t raise &euro;5000, we&#39;ll lose it all! You have already contributed tremendously to our campaign, keep the good vibe! The more you share it on Facebook, Twitter, by email, the closest we get to succeed! And remember that with us you&#39;ll get an immediate result! Our project will be online on Nov. 9th.<br /> <br /> The good news is that new partners has joined us the past few days. In Morocco for instance, <a href="http://onorient.com/connected-walls-faisons-tomber-murs-6984-20141027" target="_blank">Onorient</a> and <a href="http://telquel.ma/2014/10/27/connected-walls-projet-briser-les-murs_1420622" target="_blank">Tel Quel</a> will partner with us. We also got the European media <a href="http:// http://www.cafebabel.fr/info/connected-walls/fr/ " target="_blank">Caf&eacute; Babel</a> on board, and in France, we have broadcasters such as the popular <a href="http://www.lesinrocks.com/inrocks.tv/connected-walls-teaser-du-webdocumentaire/" target="_blank">Inrocks,</a> <a href="http://www.courrierinternational.com/webdoc/connected_walls" target="_blank">Courrier International</a> and many more coming up!&nbsp; The last ones will have a full embed of our interactive platform. But more media outlets talked about us already!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Above all, we just released our new trailer. We hope you enjoy it!</p> <p> Stay tuned for more news!</p> <p> KEEP SHARING DIALOGUE!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <div class="embed"> <iframe allowfullscreen="" class="embedly-embed" frameborder="0" height="304" scrolling="no" src="//cdn.embedly.com/widgets/media.html?src=http%3A%2F%2Fplayer.vimeo.com%2Fvideo%2F109227314&amp;wmode=opaque&amp;src_secure=1&amp;url=http%3A%2F%2Fvimeo.com%2F109227314&amp;image=http%3A%2F%2Fi.vimeocdn.com%2Fvideo%2F493135532_1280.jpg&amp;key=ff2702755d9749cda571c6d6c2f3eb46&amp;type=text%2Fhtml&amp;schema=vimeo" width="540"></iframe></div> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p>
Saturday, October 25, 2014

D-8 [EXCLUSIVE#2 VIDEO] Irene & Youssef, our two directers at the Spain / Morocco wall!

<div class="embed"> <iframe allowfullscreen="" class="embedly-embed" frameborder="0" height="304" scrolling="no" src="//cdn.embedly.com/widgets/media.html?src=http%3A%2F%2Fplayer.vimeo.com%2Fvideo%2F109813113&amp;wmode=opaque&amp;src_secure=1&amp;url=http%3A%2F%2Fvimeo.com%2F109813113&amp;image=http%3A%2F%2Fi.vimeocdn.com%2Fvideo%2F493873908_1280.jpg&amp;key=ff2702755d9749cda571c6d6c2f3eb46&amp;type=text%2Fhtml&amp;schema=vimeo" width="540"></iframe></div> <p style="margin-top:.1pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:.1pt;margin-left:0cm"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin-top:.1pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:.1pt;margin-left:0cm"> &nbsp;</p> <p style="margin-top:.1pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:.1pt;margin-left:0cm"> <u><strong>TO SUPPORT OUR PROJECT, click here: <a href="http://kisskissbankbank.com/connected-walls" target="_blank">http://kisskissbankbank.com/connected-walls</a></strong></u>!</p> <p style="margin-top:.1pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:.1pt;margin-left:0cm"> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Dear all,</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> big thanks to all of you for your amazing support and welcome to our new backers! Since we&#39;ve launched this campaign we&#39;ve also been working on our web platform - the final result - our online documentary experience will be available on Nov. 9th for the 25th anniversary of the Berlin wall!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> To thank you and keep campaigning, we came up with <strong>a new video of our directors,</strong> Irene and Youssef that will be shooting near Ceuta, around the Spain/Morocco wall. They tell you why they believe in the project!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> We have only 8 days left to raise &euro;1,500. If we don&#39;t reach the amount, we&#39;ll lose everything. But we know that with your help nothing is impossible! Please <strong>share this campaign on social media, join us on <a href="http:// https://www.facebook.com/connectedwalls" target="_blank">Facebook</a> and <a href="https://twitter.com/Connected_Walls" target="_blank">Twitter</a>, send this message to your friends, and just keep talking about us everywhere you can!</strong></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Also the good news is this week the crowd of <a href="http://www.festivaldeslibertes.be" target="_blank">festival des Libert&eacute;s</a> (a great Human rights festival in Brussels) discovered Connected Walls through a successful installation (see below!).</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <img alt="Bar_bulgaria-1414248584" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/131497/Bar_bulgaria-1414248584.jpg" /></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Last but not least, if you have 25 seconds, come and break some, some walls over here: <a href="http://www.connectedwalls.com" target="_blank">www.connectedwalls.com</a>!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> More soon but in the meantime,<br /> KEEP SHARING DIALOGUE!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Yours, the Connected Walls team.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p>
Tuesday, October 14, 2014

[NEW VIDEO] Get to meet Valeria and Fidel, two of our filmmakers!

<p> <img alt="Fidel-valeria-border-1413312442" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/128271/fidel-Valeria-border-1413312442.jpg" /></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <style type="text/css"> <!-- /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:Times; panose-1:2 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:auto; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:3 0 0 0 1 0;} @font-face {font-family:Cambria; panose-1:2 4 5 3 5 4 6 3 2 4; mso-font-charset:0; mso-generic-font-family:auto; mso-font-pitch:variable; mso-font-signature:3 0 0 0 1 0;} /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {mso-style-parent:""; margin-top:0cm; margin-right:0cm; margin-bottom:10.0pt; margin-left:0cm; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-ascii-font-family:Cambria; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-fareast-font-family:Cambria; mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Cambria; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-bidi-theme-font:minor-bidi; mso-ansi-language:FR;} p {margin:0cm; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:10.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-ascii-font-family:Times; mso-fareast-font-family:Cambria; mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Times; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman";} @page Section1 {size:612.0pt 792.0pt; margin:72.0pt 90.0pt 72.0pt 90.0pt; mso-header-margin:36.0pt; mso-footer-margin:36.0pt; mso-paper-source:0;} div.Section1 {page:Section1;} --> </style> </p> <p style="margin-top:.1pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:.1pt;margin-left:0cm"> <strong>We need your SUPPORT till Nov. 2nd! If you haven&#39;t DONATED to the project yet please do so here:&nbsp;<a href="http://www.kisskissbankbank.com/en/projects/connected-walls/wall" target="_blank">http://www.kisskissbankbank.com/en/projects/connected-walls/wall</a>&nbsp;(it&#39;s all in English!)</strong></p> <p style="margin-top:.1pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:.1pt;margin-left:0cm"> &nbsp;</p> <p> Dear all!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> As you know, we&#39;ll have 2 teams of 2 filmmakers, that live on each side of the border in Mexico/USA and in Ceuta (Spain)/ Morocco.</p> <p> In this new exclusive video, you&#39;ll get to know Valeria, who&#39;s from the USA: she&#39;ll co-direct 6 Connected Walls movies with Fidel, who lives on the other side of the border, in Mexico!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &quot;This idea of Connecting Walls is a way to create empathy&quot; (Valeria Fernandez, our American director)</p> <p> so...</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> KEEP SHARING DIALOGUE!</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <div class="embed"> <iframe allowfullscreen="" class="embedly-embed" frameborder="0" height="304" scrolling="no" src="//cdn.embedly.com/widgets/media.html?src=http%3A%2F%2Fplayer.vimeo.com%2Fvideo%2F108413170&amp;wmode=opaque&amp;src_secure=1&amp;url=http%3A%2F%2Fvimeo.com%2F108413170&amp;image=http%3A%2F%2Fi.vimeocdn.com%2Fvideo%2F492086687_1280.jpg&amp;key=ff2702755d9749cda571c6d6c2f3eb46&amp;type=text%2Fhtml&amp;schema=vimeo" width="540"></iframe></div> <p> &nbsp;</p>
Saturday, October 11, 2014

Thanks for your support, 40% collected! Here is our MINI-GAME!

<p> <span class="userContent">[ENGLISH VERSION]</span></p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <span class="userContent">Dear friends! Thanks to your amazing support, we managed to raise 40% of the amount needed for our interactive project Connected Walls! As we couldn&#39;t be more grateful, we just launched our <u><strong>MINI-GAME</strong></u></span>: you have 30 seconds to break as many walls as possible online! It&#39;s a small &quot;addition&quot; to our final documentary experience, online on November 9th 2014.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> We still have 3 weeks to go and raise &euro; 3,000 (about $3,800)! And to succeed there is nothing like word of month! Don&#39;t hesitate to talk about our project to your friends, to share our link <a href="http://www.kisskissbankbank.com/fr/projects/connected-walls" target="_blank">www.kisskissbankbank.com/fr/projects/connected-walls</a> on Facebook, Twitter, by email etc...</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> KEEP SHARING DIALOGUE! And very soon, get to know two of our film directors in a new video!</p> <p> <img alt="" class="img" src="https://fbexternal-a.akamaihd.net/safe_image.php?d=AQA9wJ6nX6FGnLS_&amp;w=484&amp;h=253&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Ffbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net%2Fhphotos-ak-xfp1%2Fv%2Ft1.0-9%2Fs720x720%2F10672223_839657626074139_4290328302753887511_n.png%3Foh%3D994e52de9498c0cc07592584567c014d%26oe%3D54AE2C9D%26__gda__%3D1421545645_d8ff52d139b352d5bd2a439ed87aae7f&amp;cfs=1" /> <span class="userContent">[LET&#39;S PLAY!]</span> <a href="http://www.connectedwalls.com/" target="_blank">www.connectedwalls.com</a></p>