My Gritty Dream: A New Webseries

$935 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 11 people in 23 months
MY GRITTY DREAM : A New Documentary Series

When I was 5 all I wanted was to be an actor. Twenty years later, that dream hasn't changed.

I tried to give it all up once.
I kept hearing acting was impractical & my career was a joke. So, I believed it.
And those were the darkest days of my life.

But I'm done giving up & giving in.
I'm giving my dreams a second chance.

My Gritty Dream documents the life of Emily Santarsiero, a non-union actor stuck in the suburbs of CT, who's on the brink of pursuing her dreams.

The odds of stardom might be one in a million, but she's putting it all on the line.

Follow this wild journey of rediscovery, passion & terror.

With the help of Central Connecticut State University's Communication Department, Emily has been able to conceive this project. But she has a long way to go!


Funding Goes Toward:

- Filmmaking & Sound Equipment
- Post Production Computer
- Hiring Local Filmmakers 
- Promotional Photography & Marketing
- Editing Software

Thank you all for your love & support!

Emily xoxo
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Not all actors are glitzy & glamorous. Check out my red-carpet look for the Oscars last night
This was my glamorous Oscar Night!
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$935 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 11 people in 23 months
Created December 5, 2016
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Sara Santarsiero
22 months ago

So incredibly proud of you.

Patricia Conway
22 months ago

Good Luck!!

Paul Santarsiero
23 months ago

Best of luck Em~ Love you!

Jeff Teitler
23 months ago

A brave and empowering endeavor....Wishing you the best of luck...

Douglas Bernon
23 months ago

Go get em Emily.

RoRo R
23 months ago

Love you Emiliza

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