Adoptee Voices

By Brittany DeVries Since 2012, I have been involved in documentary and narrative film projects that seek to be a voice for children, telling untold stories, advocating for change. When Conrad Weaver approached me to consider joining the Scars of an Orphan producing team I immediately connected to Diana’s powerful true story. Was I abused…

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Beginnings

By Conrad Weaver I’m sitting here in my living room reminiscing on the beginnings of our film project, so I thought I’d give you the background on how Scars of an Orphan was born. Several years ago I approached the outreach pastor at my church and asked when he was planning the next trip to…

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Birthing a Film

By Jim Pennington It occurred to me that many (most?) of our supporters have no idea what it takes to bring a film to the big screen.  Why does it take so much time, so many people, and so much money?!  Thinking more about how to present this, it seemed a good analogy to equate…

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Film about Ukrainian Orphan Seeks Funding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Film about Ukrainian Orphan Launches Funding Campaign Emmitsburg, MD – November 14, 2016 – Maryland film producer, Conrad Weaver and a collaboration of award-winning film makers have launched a crowd-funding campaign on IndieGoGo.com to raise development funds for a new film project, Scars of an Orphan. The film will tell the true…

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