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A Caroline Christmas Story

Each holiday season I am reminded of how Caroline spent her Christmas.  Last year I shared with you Caroline and Margaret’s Christmas in the Fly River with a palmetto Christmas tree lit by fireflies.  This year I would like to share with you their… Continue Reading “A Caroline Christmas Story”

Partnership Announcement: Documentary Educational Resources

Founded in 1968, Documentary Educational Resources (DER) provides distribution,  support, and promotion for quality ethnographic, documentary film and media. We are pleased to announce that DER and Executive Director, Alice Apley are now part of the Headhunt Revisited team. DER will be providing creative,… Continue Reading “Partnership Announcement: Documentary Educational Resources”

Elevala Woman Discovery

For years, I have titled this image “Elevala Woman”.   I was incorrect! The power of social media and Kickstarter is amazing.  During the expedition some 9 years ago, I had the privilege of photographing a special celebration (sing-sing) celebrating the 25th anniversary of… Continue Reading “Elevala Woman Discovery”

Headhunt Revisited Raises over $37,000 on Kickstarter!

Our Backers are global – Australia, United Kingdom, Papua New Guinea, North America, the Caribbean and even Africa. Thanks to this campaign, Caroline’s story now has a world stage. I seriously cannot express how thankful I am to each and every one of you… Continue Reading “Headhunt Revisited Raises over $37,000 on Kickstarter!”

Collaboration with Experts

Welcome Jill Freidberg, Dr. Joshua Bell and Dr. Andrew Moutu              Jill Freidberg has been working as the story consultant for the documentary film. Jill has been producing, editing, writing, and teaching non-fiction storytelling for over 15 years. Her films have received national broadcast in… Continue Reading “Collaboration with Experts”

Announcing Producer – Kimberlee Bassford

Welcome to the Headhunt Revisited Team, Kimberlee Bassford We are pleased to announce the association of Kimberlee Bassford as Producer for the documentary film now in post-production. Kimberlee Bassford is an independent documentary filmmaker born and raised in Hawai‘i with a passion for social… Continue Reading “Announcing Producer – Kimberlee Bassford”

Christmas on the Fly River, Papua New Guinea

In 1929, Caroline and Margaret were determined to celebrate the holiday in this remote part of Papua New Guinea.  A “make do” tree was a “palmetto that had been turned upside-down which gave the branches the proper tannenbaum swoop”.  A roll of toilet paper… Continue Reading “Christmas on the Fly River, Papua New Guinea”

Composer Announcement: Icarus Music

I met Eddie at Icarus Music during the incredible Blue Ocean Film Festival in Monterey, CA over a year ago.  He has contributed his talent for composing music in significant films over the years on marine conservation – and many other memorable topics.  It wasn’t until… Continue Reading “Composer Announcement: Icarus Music”

Script Writer Announcement: Elle Russ

Adding to our growing team members for Headhunt Revisited is script writer for the documentary film, Elle Russ.   I met Elle many years ago at a conference and was impressed by her energy – physical and mental.  When we sat down, I told her… Continue Reading “Script Writer Announcement: Elle Russ”

Writer Announcement: Deborah Kirk

I couldn’t be more pleased to announce that a good friend of mine, Deborah Kirk, will be writing Headhunt Revisited – the book. Deborah and I have collaborated on many travel stories, including pieces about Fiji, Papua New Guinea, the Caribbean, and Mexico.  I… Continue Reading “Writer Announcement: Deborah Kirk”