4Liters in the Classroom

September 24, 2013By Dan PortnoyBlog, Film, New Media, Non Profits, Non-profit Narrative, Story, Tell Your Story

  Here’s the second video product we’ve launched for DIGDEEP This Spring, educators in Southern California challenged their students to try 4Liters and used the flexible, multi-disciplinary curriculum to bring that experience into their classrooms. I sat down with Maggie Lauder and Joe Kim to get their take on the program and why it’s important … Read More

DIGDEEP Asks You to Take The 4Liter Challenge on October 14, 2013

September 17, 2013By Dan PortnoyBlog, Non Profits, Non-profit Narrative, Press, Story, Tell Your Story

In an effort to raise awareness and funds for clean water access and conservation, digdeepwater.org is launching its first annual anti-water poverty campaign asking people to live on just four liters of water a day for up to five days. LOS ANGELES, Calif., September 17, 2013– A staggering 783 million people worldwide do not have … Read More

Thai Smoking PSA Smashes Convention

June 17, 2013By Dan PortnoyBlog, Film, Non Profits, Story

This PSA is a great example of doing something basic and poignant can be powerful. This kind of PSA goes against convention and costs almost nothing to film. The words that they wanted to communicate came out of the mouths of the people they wanted to talk to. Brilliant How are you flipping convention on … Read More