Last week co-director Michele Mitchell presented the film at The Hague to this year's participants at THIMUN 2016. After the screening, students Maha Tamer (18) and Hugo Fernández González (17) interviewed Michele about making "The Uncondemned." Watch the interview and excerpts from the screening...
WE ARE PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE: THE UNCONDEMNED WILL HAVE IT'S WORLD PREMIERE AT THE HAMPTONS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL!
FORT WORTH, TEXAS--
The posting from Sumaiya Iqbal in Bangladesh intrigued me and compelled me to write. First and foremost, Sumaiya, I was impressed to see the world’s future leaders such as yourself take such initiative as to contact Sara Darehshori, which led you to Nick Louvel and Michele Mitchell, and the story told in “The Uncondemned.”
It all started with a simple message I sent to Miss Sara Darehshori on Facebook...
Earlier this month, co-director Michele Mitchell gave a TedX talk called "What's Rape's Brand." Michele presented everything "The Uncondemned" is trying to achieve in ten concise and provocative minutes. Check out the video!
Here's a quick recap of our latest Salon Series: The Uncondemned, "Will 'Never Again' Happen Again?" with award-winning journalist Tom Squitieri! It was a wonderful night filled with wine, war stories, and a great discussion on the role of foreign correspondents covering conflict.
See you at our next salon?
Last month co-director Michele Mitchell flew to Atlanta, GA for an event at the Carter Center held in honor of THE UNCONDEMNED. There was an excellent turnout including special guest Arun Gandhi, Mahatma Gandhi's grandson. Special thanks to the co-hosts Elizabeth Baldwin McGovern and Evelyn Higgins for organizing such a great event! Click to see the photos!
We're excited to announce our partnership with Fancy. Click to learn more and see an example of their work!
A couple of weeks ago, Michele spoke with Positivity Strategist Robyn Stratton-Berkessel for her Positivity Strategist Podcast. The podcast went live this morning. Check it out here!
Today, THE UNCONDEMNED co-director Michele Mitchell gave an interview to Sky News about the use of rape in war. Check out the interview here.
It's been a year almost to the day since Michele and Nick went to Africa to begin principle photography on "The Uncondemned" - and five months since they finished. We thought we'd ask the question most of you want to know: what, exactly, are they doing right now?
We're pleased to announce that "The Uncondemned" Happy Hour last week was a success!
A couple of weeks ago, Amanda Salguero of the DUMBO Improvement District came by the office and interviewed Michele about "The Uncondemned." To read the Q&A on the DUMBO BID website click here.
Co-directors Nick Louvel and Michele Mitchell recently returned from a successful visit at the Texas Christian University campus in Dallas/Fort Worth. It was Film at Eleven’s third visit to the campus as a part of our first university partnership!
The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict took place in June 2014 in London. The three-day conference was co-hosted by UK Foreign Secretary William Hague, and Special Envoy for the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie. With 113 countries, over 100 NGOs and international partners, and as many as 48 foreign ministers, it was the largest gathering ever on the subject – all with the aim of bringing people together in the fight against sexual violence in conflict.
Tribeca designers Jes Wade and Cass Lilien have come up with inspired designs to support our upcoming documentary: 'The Uncondemned.' Simply elegant and powerfully present Jes Wade designs and unique and subtly glamorous jewelry by Cass Lilien will be launched on March 25th. Check out some photos of these extraordinary designs!
Award-winning filmmaker Michele Mitchell was in a meeting with a potential backer for her new documentary, which will tell the story of how rape became a prosecuted war crime, when the businessman paused and asked, “Who wants to see a film about war crime rape?”