Represent Kickstarter launches – watch teaser!

Represent launches their Kickstarter campaign today – support the film here. The film is the debut directorial debut of Hillary Bachelder, and is produced by Anne Sobel, associate produced by Carina Nieto, and assistant edited by Amber Love. Represent is an intimate look at three first-time female candidates stepping into the political spotlight, taking a personal look at the challenges facing female candidates and the internal and systemic barriers to office. Continued

Represent earns Fork Films grant, heads to IFP Project Forum in September

Kartemquin is thrilled to share Represent, the debut feature from director Hillary Bachelder, this past week earned both a grant from Fork Films and was selected to participate in IFP's Project Forum. Represent follows three first-time female candidates in the Midwest risking their careers, reputations, and the well-being of their loved ones to run for political office. Chosen from over 500 applicants, Represent is one of 16 documentaries chosen to receive a grant from Fork Films, the New York-based production company founded by Abigail Disney and Gini Reticker. Read about the granting in Deadline. Continued

Represent selected for 2018 Sheffield Doc/Fest MeetMarket

Represent, the debut feature from director Hillary Bachelder, produced by Anne Sobel and associate produced by Carina Nieto, was selected to participate in the 2018 Sheffield Doc/Fest's MeetMarket –– one of the world's largest documentary and factual markets. Selected from over 550 submissions, the filmmakers of Represent will have the opportunity to meet with over 300 international funders, broadcasters, distributors, sales agents and exhibitors. Continued