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Welcome to The D-Word! Stop in and sign the guest book - let us know a little (or a lot) about yourself.

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Ben Kempas
Welcome to The D-Word Forums, Robert. Sorry I can't answer your
question, I'm one of the Euros in here. In our private forum for
documentary professionals, {LINK NOT IMPORTED}, we have dedicated
topics about distribution. Check out for
access. Membership is free.
Doug Block
Roger, HBO just loves transsexuals. In fact, anything with "sex"
somewhere in the subject matter ;-) It might be appropriate for POV,
on PBS, too.
Ben Kempas
Hm. Why did I call him Robert? As if we didn't have enough Roberts in
here already!
I am sorry, Roger.
Marcia Raymond
Hello. I'm new here, and, I'm still exploring the site...
I produce/direct documentaries: two on lupus
[one on PBS, the other
being pitched to Lifetime], and a doc on NY
women art dealers for A&E Networks...
other projects in the works as well.
Ben Kempas
A late-night welcome from Munich, Marcia!

If you like the taste of The D-Word Forums, you will be delighted to
join {LINK NOT IMPORTED} as well. How to?
Doug Block
Ben, perhaps you could place a header on the top right (opposite The
D-Word Forums logo): JOIN THE D-WORD COMMUNITY (link to d-

I tried but got confused with stuff that's already there (but isn't

Isn't it fascinating what D-Word co-hosts say to each other when no
one's around? ;-)
Ben Kempas
I thought I had already done something like that and you had erased it ...
Ben Kempas
Hah! It only was an HTML mistake, here it is again. I added a "join"
line to it.
Deleted User
I'm a documentary producer/director based in New Orleans. I'm also
the Vice-President for Programming for the New Orleans Film Festival.
This year, we have introduced a special category for documentary
submissions in our competitive division. We will select several to
screen at the festival and we'll award a jury prize for best
documentary. I really want to increase our documentary presence. So,
send us your stuff! Download our application at The early deadline is June 1, 2002 and the
final deadline is July 1, 2002. Our fest runs October 10-17, 2002 and
we treat filmmakers very well!