The Portal- An adventure fantasy film

A project in Burlington, MA by sahar ahmed
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A fantastical adventure into another dimension, The Portal is a heart-warming film about accepting differences in ourselves and others
Backers: 64
Average Pledge Per Backer: $81

Funded: $5,207 of $5,000
Dates: May 11th -> Jun 10th (30 days)
Project By: sahar ahmed
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Latest News

Award Night....

June 9th - via: kickstarter.com
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"The Portal" Part 1

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Last night was the debut  of The Portal at The Fogelberg Performing Arts Center in Burlington, MA But, we are far from done....this is only part 1! Last night we had 150 people come and see what we have done so far! Stay tuned from some pictures in... (Read More)

first premier....

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
tonight is our first debut of The Portal! we can't wait to show you what we have done so far!! Very exciting! stay tuned for some pictures and more updates!  (Read More)

We did it....and.....

June 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Yes, we did it! We reached our goal! Thank You ALL for your commitment to this project and for believing in what we do. We are far from finished. First of all, our Kickstarter campaign is still running and will end on June 10th. Anything that comes... (Read More)

Interview with some of the stars of The Portal!

June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00    (Read More)

last day of filming before our first preview!

June 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Sarah checking the camera out....   fun with a four legged friend....Scooter   miranda helping with lights    (Read More)

Today at BCAT Studios

June 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
and....here's Professor Katsmeow!   filmmaker Margo Attaya and Jake at controls     Jake and Justin    (Read More)

meet our Narrator...Roger B. Linky....Spencer Black

June 1st - via: kickstarter.com
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00    (Read More)

Workshops....this is what got us here!

May 31st - via: kickstarter.com
This is truly an inclusive project! We have been conducting workshops to get everyone involved and to have everyone give their input....inspiring!        (Read More)

graphic designer Troy!

May 28th - via: kickstarter.com
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 Troy designed the Splorgville Logo!    (Read More)

one of our costume designers.....

May 27th - via: kickstarter.com
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00   (Read More)

Meet Sarah.....

May 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Sarah plays one of the "mean" girls in The Portal and she is certainly far from that. So proud of this girl! You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00    (Read More)

the costume/prop team for "The Portal"

May 26th - via: kickstarter.com
We can handle any challenge! From the biggest of rocks to the smallest of wands. We will storm the doors and paint the walls! We're goofy, silly, we dance and .....we are smokin hot! We have an appetite for creativity and food! And....here we... (Read More)

meet Zach Myers....

May 25th - via: kickstarter.com
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

Meet Aggie....

May 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Working on the movie "The Portal" has been very interesting. Making boulders out of heavy-duty paper was something lets make some fun stuff! unique. I never thought it would look as good as it did. Decorating the pouches was also fun! My favorite... (Read More)

one of the people behind the scenes.....

May 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Chris making magic wands   My experience working on "The Portal" has been a hoot. I have learn to push my creativity a little further. Making the magic wands out of wood skewers and paper was quite unique. Then making certain colors from paints... (Read More)

on the set.....

May 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Super Robert the "mean" girls Andrew working lights  (Read More)

bringing the film to life

May 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Margo Attaya filmmaker of The Portal organizing the storyboard storyboard..... ...and we are ready!  (Read More)

krinklebine and Robert

May 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Meet Cornelius Krinklebine and Robert Anglesmith! actors Nick Stavre and Zack Myers  (Read More)

Meet Nick....

May 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Nick is one of the writers for this script. He is a student at Burlington High School and he is part of the LABBB Collaborative. He has big dreams and we believe that he can achieve them....you go for it Nick!  Here are Nick's words.... I finally... (Read More)

Meet Ruby Ellowitz

May 20th - via: kickstarter.com
selfie  When I come to work at Brio I feel like I am helping to be part of a bigger community and I learn about films and camera equipment and how to use it. It is also really interesting to talk to the other kids and get their input on the film... (Read More)

The professors

May 19th - via: kickstarter.com
The professors of Splorgville High  (Read More)

behind the scenes

May 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Without these people, we have no props and costumes....Thanks Aggie, Chris, Salwa! Aggie....you rock! LOL! Salwa creating some "moon" rocks The magic wand maker!  (Read More)

Meet jake!

May 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Jake is one of our interns working on "The Portal" Jake is working on special effects  (Read More)

That's heavy!!!!

May 12th - via: kickstarter.com
thats heavy!!!  (Read More)

and more props....

May 12th - via: kickstarter.com
and more props....  (Read More)

magic wands.....

May 12th - via: kickstarter.com
and....more props  (Read More)

working on props.....

May 12th - via: kickstarter.com
working hard on props...  (Read More)

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