Raising Raising Films

by [email protected] in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

We did it
On 9th March 2018 we successfully raised £19,500 with 534 supporters in 32 days

To raise £14,000 to continue to drive inclusion and accessibility in the screen industries and help our community realise their ambitions.

by [email protected] in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

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9th March 2018

REWARD VIDEO #8: Alison Owen on Having a Girl Squad & Amplifying Women's Voices

What a week this has been! It's our final day, and we'll be counting down to closing the crowdfunder at 10pm in the gorgeous surrounds of BAFTA, thanks to the Gift of the Academy scheme. There's still a handful of tickets remaining… and you can see us live on Facebook…

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6th March 2018


Thank you to ALL of you – we've reached our goal of £14,000, with 3 days to spare! But, being Raising Films, we're always about doing more for our community and reaching further, so we're pushing on to our stretch goal of £20K. We've got some treats lined up for…

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2nd March 2018

REWARD VIDEO 6: Kate Muir says #TimesUp, Let's Change Things for #WomenInFilm

This is a big one! We've got ONE WEEK TO GO until our crowdfunder closes and we party at BAFTA (tickets on sale here) with Alice Lowe as our MC and raffle prizes galore (check FB and Twitter…). Phew, we've reached 85% of our goal – but we want to…

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23rd February 2018

REWARD VIDEO #5… & PARTY! Alice Lowe & Manjinder Virk on Queendom & Keeping Going

You did it! We've reached an unbelievable £10,000 and we're setting our sights on our stretch goal of £20K so we can do even more for our amazing community. To say THANK YOU (and do drop us a line with your Twitter handle if you haven't had a thank you…

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15th February 2018

REWARD VIDEO #4: Emma Donoghue on Making Room…

Thank you to all of you for Raising Films. We've been so moved by the comments on here, on Twitter and Facebook about how you are all making it work, and what it means to have a community of parents and carers talking about how we work together in film…

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This project offers rewards in return for your donation. Please select a reward below.

£5 or more

The Gummy Grin

That first smile when your baby coos and your insides melt? That's what we're sending you right now.

£10 or more

The Throaty Giggle

She's just seen a particularly funny episode of Paw Patrol, you know the one, and the sound is enough to make even your earlobes smile. That's the noise we make when you donate. Thank you.

£25 or more

The Snotty Hug

One of those ones when you have to change your shirt? You know the kind. There may be tears involved, we're not saying. *sniff*

£50 or more

The Hell-Yeah! on Wheels

However you do it – from your hands to your whole body – shake, rattle and roll. Spin your wheels, throw some shapes and dance it out. What a feeling!

£100 or more

The Tears of Joy

I'm not crying, you're crying. I'm NOT - I'm just so....HAPPY. *wails*

£250 or more

The Gold Star

This one is for companies and organisations who would like to be the change you want to see: To promise to be inclusive. To be flexible and put your workers' needs central to your practice. In return we will feature pledge organisations on our website in the next year - showcasing the wonderful work you are doing to make great work without compromising on a humane workplace.

£500 or more

The Teenage Nod

The rarest of all creatures, an acknowledgement from your teen that you're doing something right is the golden medal of parenting. In return for your generosity, we reluctantly shrug in your general direction.

£750 or more

The Happy Nap

In honour of Agnès Varda: filmmaker, mother, grandmother, cared-for elder – and coiner of the happy nap (TM). Have one. You've earned it.

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