Nas Daily Reviews Your Films from the Great Big Story #StayHomeFilmChallenge
We asked you to show us your creativity. You delivered. As a part of Great Big Story’s #StayHomeFilmChallenge our wonderful followers made 60-second films, all without leaving the safety and comfort of their homes. Any genre. Any story. In hundreds of films, you’ve taken us to stop-motion worlds, living-room oceans, and even to your wedding! Today, the king of 60-second films, Nas Daily, sits down with Great Big Story’s Austin Brown to talk about some of his favorite submissions so far.
OUT NOW: Mission Wild Season Two
1/7/20 Today, Great Big Story released the second season of Mission Wild, starring Wildlife Biologist Wes Larson. The four part series takes viewers on trips to South Africa, the Bahamas and Tennessee, where Larson and teams of conservationists study different animals, as well as their habitats, to determine how humans can protect and preserve these species for future generations. Head over to Instagram to catch behind the scenes footage featuring Larson and our producers all throughout the week.
New Installment of ‘Around The World’ Highlights Grandma’s Cooking
December 9, 2019 This week, Great Big Story released a new season of Around The World, which highlights special recipes from grandmothers located in Lithuania, the U.S., Portugal, Peru and Japan. Each 60-second piece profiles a unique plate courtesy of a grandmother who embraces generational recipes made with love (and definitely without measuring cups!). At the conclusion of the project, we’ll publish a more in-depth piece with unseen, exclusive footage from our grandma interviews.
Great Big Story and Genesis strengthen student fellowship program to support next-gen filmmakers
(Syndicated from the Warner Media press room) CNN INTERNATIONAL The second edition of the Genesis Student Film Fellowship was launched earlier this year as part the sponsorship collaboration between luxury automotive brand Genesis, CNN International Commercial (CNNIC) and Great Big Story. The year-long fellowship, which was awarded to 4 talented…
Announcing Making Moves, a four-part docu-series profiling innovators in professional dance
November 18, 2019 — This week, Great Big Story announced the launch of “Making Moves,” a four-part series profiling dance pros whose talents and individuality push the limits on modern choreography. Making Moves explores the intellectual and emotional sides of dance while unpacking how identity can inspire expression on the dance floor. The series…
Announcing BITES Season Eleven: Seoul
11/4/19 This week, we’re excited to release the eleventh season of our popular street food series “BITES” with a look at some tasty treats from Seoul, South Korea. Seoul marks the eighth different country our producers have visited in search of the finest street foods around. …
Great Big Story and Minnie Driver launch: I Am An Immigrant
Today, Great Big Story is proud to announce the launch of a new four-part special titled I Am An Immigrant — With narration from Actress and Singer Minnie Driver, the series unpacks stories of four immigrants who overcame the odds to find success in America, while clearing a path for others to follow in their footsteps. Watch here: Stories of Immigration With Minnie Driver - Great Big Story I know how difficult it is to start from scratch in a new country. Ending up in California, 7,000 miles away from my…www.greatbigstory.com
A Letter From the Head of Great Big Story
-Courtney Coupe — October 4, 2019 When it comes to serving the community, Great Big Story knows we all have the ability to make a difference. Our staff come from all different places, backgrounds and cultures — from international cities like Lisbon, Lima and Seoul to small towns like Colchester (England), Ada (Michigan…
New Season of ‘The Brave’ Centers on Key Faces of Communities Across the U.S.
9/30/19 This week, Great Big Story continues its flagship series The Brave with a look at five people working tirelessly to build and uplift their communities. The Brave - Great Big Story A place for community engagement and those that Brave against the norm.www.greatbigstory.com The stories shine spotlights on Judi Sheppard Misset (creator of Jazzercise), Shelia Hill (Community Ambassador, Five Key Schools and Programs), Maria Ochoa (Co-Founder, Tuscon…