“The Summer Help” in the News

Vice wrote an interesting article about The Summer Help. Summary:  VICE spoke with director Melody Gilbert about her experience making the film, the students she followed, and the contrasting realities of living and working in America.  To read the full article, click here. 

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A few days ago,  The Washington Post had a story about the Eastern European summer workers in Martha’s Vineyard.  The documentary is not mentioned, but it’s essentially the story I documented in The Summer Help.   Read it here. Screen Shot 2016-08-20 at 9.07.39 AM

Watch for some news coming soon about upcoming festivals and screenings in NYC, Bulgaria and Moldova!

Thanks for your interest in The Summer Help.

Yours in Docs,
Melody Gilbert



To reach Melody, write to: melodygilbert01@gmail.com

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