"I could see your movie
being REMADE by producer/star Sandra Bullock...and being a box
office success. If not Sandra Bullock, then one of about 30 other
celebrity/actresses." from viewer named Peter.
Welcome! My name is Patti and I
made a positive and clean movie that's been seen all over the
It's a love story set in the restaurant
Because of many comments like the one
above, the right people need to remake "Did I Say Thousand
Island?" and use it as a "benefit movie".
mission is to raise awareness and funds
Global Water Crisis,
and I need your
Leaving the movie theatre with a smile, AND knowing you have
helped others get water they so desperately
Earth Day 3
World Water Day 0
What does this mean?
Click here to find out
The purpose of this website isn't to
show you depressing photos of the reality of the current situation
concerning the water crisis, but to offer help with solutions to
some of the problems. This quote is from the
"Unprecedented collaboration between all sectors of society is needed in order to achieve sustanable solutions to this challenge."
means we must work together! Let's Do It!
TOM HANKS on "Larry Crowne" Movie
"Movies can have an impact in the oddest ways—in Splash, your character called the mermaid, played by Daryl Hannah, Madison. After that movie, Madison became one of the most popular names for girls.
"It’s a powerful medium: Movies hold sway over many people’s lives."
Julia Roberts or Paul Simon?
Every educator, non-profit and author at the International Water Forum at the UN in September 2011 said that public AWARENESS is key to the Global Water Crisis.
There are lots of great documentaries out there to teach the public about water! BUT...
....who influences the
Number of movies made in 2014 775
Number of documentaries made 159
Percentage of documentaries 20.5%
Box office gross on all movies ~10.5 Billion
Box office gross on documentaries ~96 Million
Percentage $ for documentaries .93%
There's a message that needs to be
heard and what better way to get it out to John and Jane Public
than through a regular movie? Docs are great, but the general
public just doesn't go see them! They want fun and entertainment
and won't learn that they need to conserve water
from the educational docs about water.
Specific and subtle scenes have been added to the script that exemplify water conservation actions that everyone can do.
the way, look at how much we spend on movies! It's more than what
is spent on all theme parks and
all sporting events combined. (2013, pg 10: '14