The Barefoot Artist will screen at Concordia University in Montreal, Canada on Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 4pm followed by a Q&A with Lily Yeh, Glenn Holsten and Daniel Traub after the screening. De Sève Cinema, JW McConnell (Library) Building, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
The Barefoot Artist will screen at Cinemapolis, Ithaca’s Member Supported Independent Movie Theater on November 16, 2013 at 7pm followed by a Q&A with Lily Yeh after the screening. Cinemapolis, 120 East Green St, Ithaca, NY 14850
The Barefoot Artist will be screening at the Carmel Art and Film Festival at 4pm on October 10th at Carl Cherry Center for the Arts, 4th and Guadalupe Sts, Carmel, CA. Daniel Traub, co-director, will be there for a Q and A after the film.
Lily Yeh, Daniel Traub (co-director and director of photography), and Glenn Holsten (co-director) chatted with the remarkable Marty Moss-Coane about the making of The Barefoot Artist documentary on Radio Times (WHYY-FM, 90.9 FM) on Monday, August 19, 2013. Follow this link to visit the Radio Times website.
On June 19, 2013 we held a special screening of The Barefoot Artist at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. It was an amazing and inspiring evening. The theater was completely packed! We’re very grateful to all those who came and showed their support and enthusiasm for the film. Unfortunately, because the theater was completely full, […]
We are delighted to announce a special preview screening of the new feature-length documentary film The Barefoot Artist at the Philadelphia Museum of Art on June 19th, 2013. The film, many years in the making, is about the Philadelphia based artist Lily Yeh and is directed by Glenn Holsten and Daniel Traub and edited by […]
In April 2013, Lily Yeh, editor Ann Tegnell and I (Glenn Holsten) brought the 90-minute rough cut of The Barefoot Artist documentary to Rwanda. The documentary was screened in the community center at the Survivor’s Village in Rugerero. The primary goal of the trip was to screen the rough cut with those community members who […]
Co-director Glenn Holsten and Editor Ann Tegnell just spent a week with Lily Yeh in Rwanda sharing a rough cut of The Barefoot Artist movie with the Rugerero community. Here’s a message from Glenn about the experience: It’s been a remarkable week. The room for the screening was noisy, hot, and chaotic beforehand. People showing […]
At $62,880 we are delighted to report that we have surpassed our fundraiser goal! Many, many thanks to the 140 of you who pledged to the USA Artists campaign. This will help us complete The Barefoot Artist documentary. We’d like to thank each and every one of you for your tremendous support.
Filming is complete, and we are currently in post production. We are incorporating archival footage of Lily’s work in North Philadelphia and Korogocho with new, footage of her efforts in Rwanda, Beijing and India. We are working with Academy Award nominated editor Ann Tegnell, composer Michael Aharon and design team Flux to weave together the […]