In Between Two Tall Mountains…

There’s a place they call AWESOME.

After a significant pledge from THE Converses (Phil and Jean), we are well on our way!  MORE THAN HALFWAY.  I want to thank everyone so far for your support.  It truly means the world to me.  In fact, it IS my world.

Just a couple of years ago I decided to pursue a master’s degree in documentary film specifically to work on this project.  After that decision, I found the perfect program at The New School, found a job in NYC, moved myself back to NYC, and started working as much as I could on the documentary.  The spread of the Gospel of Connie has become my life’s work. It has decided my life thus far.  I am honored to be in contact with her family and to have their blessing, as well as the support of her rapidly growing fan base.

It is really moving how I continue to get emails from complete strangers telling me how they have been similarly touched by her creations and her story. This documentary MUST be completed and you have all taken an amazing step to ensure that it is!

I spoke with Phil and Jean a few nights ago and they are ecstatic.  They’re about to head up north early next month on their usual August vacation – the same vacation they took while Connie was secretly packing her things and driving off.  It was great to hear their excited voices.

Anyway, sorry this was long-winded.  I just wanted to say thank you and if you still have those friends and family out there who might be interested in this tale of loneliness and creativity, please spread the Word.

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/453344810/we-lived-alone-the-connie-converse-documentary/posts

Very fondly,

Andrea

 

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The Kickstarter Has Launched!

Hey TEAM CONNIE!

The Kickstarter campaign to help fund We Lived Alone: The Connie Converse Documentary has finally launched!

Please click here to pledge and share with your closest compadres.  Help spread the gospel of Connie!

Thanks so much,

Andrea & Team Connie HQ

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Connie Covers

I am immensely interested in learning about others’ interpretations and views on Connie.  It seems that both musicians and non-musicians alike have been inspired by Connie’s music.  Musicians, however, have the luxury of being able to express their feelings musically (of course).  On the media page you’ll find a collection of said inspired musicians’ covers of Connie’s tunes.  If you or anyone you know would like to share a Connie cover, please email me at connieconversedoc@gmail.com.

Also, as a heads up, we are gearing up for a Kickstarter campaign.  The funds from this campaign will go towards production costs and travel to the West Coast to interview some other members of Connie’s family. Thanks in advance for your continued support!

Hope to hear from all you talented people soon,

Andrea

 

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Welcome to The Connie Converse Documentary’s new site!

Here’s the space where I’ll keep you updated on the project. Right now everything is under construction so feel free to poke around. Things are changing every minute!

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