• That’s Showbiz

    JH_SmallJohn Hemmer & The Showgirls is a web-based, character driven documentary experience in post-production.

    The story chronicles the artistic life of singer/entertainer, John Hemmer, along with some of his community of fellow performers, many of who began their careers in the 1950’s and 1960’s, a heyday for supper clubs, cabaret and theater. To learn more, click here.

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  • Cultural Legacies

    Wally-Suzanne-TrainsmThe Al Larvick Conservation Fund offers a small grant-making program to preserve American historical and cultural heritage through the conservation and digital transfer of home and amateur audiovisual materials.

    To learn more about the fund, its programs and resources, visit:

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    The first round of the Al Larvick North Dakota Grant applications have closed. Stay-tuned for grantee announcements coming soon.

  • Mothers & Daughters

    MothersDaughtersKirsten is Associate Producer and Outreach Coordinator on Gayle Kirschenbaum’s newly completed personal documentary feature, Look At Us Now, Mother! 

    The film explores the complexities of mother-daughter relationships told through the filmmaker’s story of the sometimes tumultuous bond between her and her own mother.

    To learn more about this documentary, its advocacy, and to receive its newsletter, please visit

    Thanks to its recent Kickstarter campaign success, Look At Us Now, Mother! will be coming to a theater near you.