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Open Collective

Fire & Flood Film Fund

Supports the creation of the Fire & Flood Film and provides mutual aid funds for Queer Resilience projects in California and Puerto Rico

Today's Balance
$200.79
Estimated Annual Budget
$5,351
Fill our Queer Resilience Mut...
$40,000

About


FIRE & FLOOD: QUEER RESILIENCE IN THE ERA OF CLIMATE CHANGE tells the story of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico and the fires in Santa Rosa, California, two-near simultaneous climate-related disasters in the fall of 2017, through the voices of LGBTQ people who lived through them and were part of the community response. The film explores the vulnerability of LGBTQ communities to climate disasters and also lifts up queer and trans strategies for resilience, transition, and survival.

This documentary is still in production, and is being reformatted from a feature-length film to an online DocuSeries! By donating, you help us get one step closer to the release of this educational documentary series- including new interviews, animations, artist collaborations, Spanish translation, and funded community organizers supporting ongoing impact. Half of what we raise goes towards a mutual aid account that materially supports queer resilience.


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Financial Contributions

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Membership

Back us up! Let's finish the DocuSeries and fund queer resilience! By becoming a sustainer, you help us budget for ongoing monthly expenses, such a... Read more

Starts at$5 USD / month

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Product

Donate $15 or more and request Art & Zines mailed to your door! Read more

Starts at$15 USD

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+ 2
Product

Organize a screening of the Fire & Flood "Sneak-Peek" Read more

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Book Vanessa to speak in your class or event! Read more

Starts at$100 USD

Membership
Community Producer

Produce the completion of the Fire & Flood Film and sustain Queer Resilience projects in Puerto Rico and California! Comes with a producer credit f... Read more

Starts at$100 USD / month

Events

Fire & Flood Film Fund is hosting the following events.

Past event
05:00 AM UTC
Commemorate LGBTQ+ History Month and the 3-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria and the Tubbs Fire

Projects

Support the following initiatives from Fire & Flood Film Fund.

Project
Fund to support queer and trans organizers on the frontlines of climate injustice and the forefro...

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Project
Finishing production on "Fire & Flood: Queer Resilience in the era of Climate Change"

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Budget


Transparent and open finances.

Monthly financial contribution to Fire & Flood Film Fund ...

Credit from The Charles Knapper Project (TCKP) to Fire & Flood Film Fund

+$5.00USD
Completed
Contribution #520999
-$750.00 USD
Pending
Invoice #98315
Financial contribution to Fire & Flood DocuSeries Production

Credit from Out for Sustainability to Fire & Flood DocuSeries Production

+$750.00USD
Completed
Contribution #575977
$
Today’s balance

$200.79 USD

Total raised

$14,214.07 USD

Total disbursed

$14,013.28 USD

Estimated annual budget

$5,350.89 USD

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News from Fire & Flood Film Fund

Updates on our activities and progress.

Non-linear progress: from Film to DocuSeries

Thank you to everyone who has helped sustain the success of this project over the past year as I have taken a slow and circu...
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Published on July 24, 2022 by Vanessa Raditz

Gratitude

Thank you for supporting this project. The vision for the Fire & Flood film began almost four years ago, during my experience in the Tubbs fire in Sonoma County, California in Fall 2017, but it was not until March 4, 2019 that I launche...
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Published on June 7, 2021 by Vanessa Raditz