Stories can
change the world

We take films beyond the screen by educating audiences, bringing people together, fostering dialogue and inspiring change.

 
 
 

 

Case Studies:

 
 
 
 

Since its debut at film festivals in late 2018, Unlikely has driven the conversation around student success through a national impact distribution campaign in partnership with The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The Kresge Foundation, Lumina Foundation, and ECMC Foundation.

Measured Impact:
  • Over 350 screening requests

  • Social Media video campaign 

  • Influencer red-carpet events in cities across the nation

  • Screening toolkit & student resources in partnership with #RealCollege

  • Short-form policy and advocacy content 

  • Limited theatrical release

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

The Go College! Initiative – a partnership with Wells Fargo – includes a national screening tour of First Generation and a bi-lingual web platform  to inspire a college-going culture by providing resources to educators, students and parents.

Measured Impact:
  • 137K+ unique website views

  • 70+ high school and community screening events

  • 12 city national tour

  • 300 simultaneous screenings on Go College! Day

  • Live-streaming Event with The Los Angeles Times

  • 6 panel discussions at SXSW EDU

  • Social Media campaign

  • Student testimonial videos

  • Pledge campaign

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

Over the course of 2.5 years, First Generation was screened in cities across the US and internationally, reaching hundreds of thousands of students in racially and economically diverse areas across the globe.

Measured Impact:
  • 1000+ grassroots screenings  

  • 210+MM media impressions 

  • 2+MM social media impressions 

  • Press coverage in The New York Times, CNN, USA Today, and Politico. 

  • Free downloadable 6-week middle and high school curriculum

Watch the film at gocollegenow.org

 
 
 
 

 
 
 

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