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World Premier at Hot Docs

The Ghosts In Our Machine A film by Liz Marshall World Premier Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Film Festival  PURCHASE HOT DOCS TICKETS: http://www.hotdocs.ca/film/title/ghosts_in_our_machine Sun, Apr 28 6:30 PM. Bloor Hot Docs Cinema — RUSH TICKETS ONLY Wed, May 1 11:00 AM. Isabel Bader Theatre Sat, May 4 11:00 AM. Bloor Hot Docs Cinema (Toronto [...]

March 19, 2013 TGIOM Blog, News 11

Toronto Pig Save: Bearing witness at slaughterhouses in our city

Group shot with the Ghosts team and TPS during production, 2012. by Anita Krajnc for Toronto Pig Save “When the suffering of another creature causes you to feel pain, do not submit to the initial desire to flee from the suffering one, but on the contrary, come closer, as close [...]

March 16, 2013 TGIOM Blog, News Comments Off on Toronto Pig Save: Bearing witness at slaughterhouses in our city

Coming Soon – THE GHOSTS IN OUR MACHINE – Interactive

Welcome to Pine Point by The Goggles “an understated work of stupefying grace…quietly breaking hearts around the world…”  – The Globe and Mail GHOSTS MEDIA PRESENTS The Ghosts In Our Machine – Interactive  Running Time:  20 – 40 minutes Interactive Directors: The  Goggles Genre: Interactive – www.theghostsinourmachine.com With the exception of our [...]

March 16, 2013 TGIOM Blog, News Comments Off on Coming Soon – THE GHOSTS IN OUR MACHINE – Interactive

Animal Consciousness

by Marc Bekoff, PhD Every now and again I receive an email message I ignore after reading the subject line. I know I’m not alone in following this rule of thumb, but today I broke down and opened a message the subject line of which read “Scientists Declare: Nonhuman Animals [...]

February 19, 2013 TGIOM Blog, News 3

We are compiling a list of requests

Completion Day: 02.14.13. From left to right: Nina Beveridge, Producer; Liz Marshall, Director, Writer, Producer Hello! Our growing international community (audience, fans, supporters, contributors) makes a social-issue cross-media documentary like ours successful! Since the inception of The Ghosts In Our Machine in 2011, our community has cheered us on and [...]

February 18, 2013 TGIOM News Comments Off on We are compiling a list of requests

What is THE GHOSTS IN OUR MACHINE?

Recently, our Twitter Goddess Danielle Legg conducted this cool little event on facebook — take a look, it’s so interesting what the general public is saying about THE GHOSTS IN OUR MACHINE, before we have released the film. Thanks everyone for your comments! Danielle Legg This is a neat little [...]

February 15, 2013 TGIOM News Comments Off on What is THE GHOSTS IN OUR MACHINE?

Vegan couture: Faux meets fabulous

Photo courtesy of: Donna Oakes We are excited to share an article about one of our Animal Ambassadors Leanne Mai-Ly Hilgart founder of Vaute Couture and her involvement in New York Fashion Week. She describes her attempts at changing the fashion industry and using cruelty free practices in her clothing [...]

February 9, 2013 TGIOM Blog, News 1

Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart – Being Cruel Isn’t Cool

photo courtesy of Dominic Neitz Q: You have said that at age 12 you created your very first nationally sold Animal Rights t-shirt. It seems that you were questioning the use of animals as commodities from a very early age. Can you tell us more about what led to your animal [...]

December 20, 2012 TGIOM Blog, News 3

Producer’s Blog

As the holiday season approaches and as we enter the home stretch to complete the film, we want to thank the supporters, fans and champions of our project. Without you we would not be where we are at today. THE GHOSTS IN OUR MACHINE has had a profound impact on both [...]

December 20, 2012 TGIOM Blog, News, Team Notes Comments Off on Producer’s Blog

November Social Media Highlights

Thanksgiving Feast for the Turkeys, Farm Sanctuary, New York. Photo courtesy Jo-Anne McArthur. In November we’ve seen a jump in followers on both our Facebook and Twitter, and I think I can tell you why! TWITTER HIGHLIGHT The most re-tweeted tweet this month was the promotional trailer for The Ghosts [...]

December 5, 2012 TGIOM Blog, News, Team Notes Comments Off on November Social Media Highlights