BITT invited to screen at EPA’s National Brownfields / Economic Redevelopment Conference.

Our doc travels to Atlanta in May with Director Art Jones and GMP’s Steve Costello for a screening & panel discussion at the nation’s largest event on environmental and economic revitalization.

Filming & Building Support for the Vermont Farmers Food Center in Rutland

We just filmed a progress update at the new Winter Famers Market / VFFC, where the community has come together to transform an old factory into an innovative agricultural & economic engine.

Film’s Outreach Forges Partnerships with the U.S. EPA / CDC to Revitalize Communities

The EPA and CDC is utilizing our film & outreach tools as part of their Community Development programs, taking Rutland, VT’s models for innovation to hard-hit towns across the nation.

More than a Blood Drive:

VT Documentary To Be Shown In U.S. Capitol

  1. -NPR / Vermont Public Radio

Mr. Jones goes to Washington:

“The Blood in this Town” gets Capitol Hill showing

- Rutland Herald

Rising from Recession: Film Fuels Community Building

in Pennsylvania

- Altoona Mirror

Taking Vermont Strength and Revitalization

to th Nation

“The Blood in this Town” screens and spurs community-building forums in Pennsylvania, Vermont, Indiana, New York City and on Capitol HIll in Washington.

Vermont Town’s Blood Drive, Film Draw Notice

  1. -New York Times, Huffington Post


Rebounding from Recession

- Plattsburgh Press Republican

Rutland Takes a Bow

  1. -The Rutland Herald

Little Fest, Big Guests: From Indy fans to indie directors,

movie lovers geek out in Lake Placid

  1. -Seven Days

“The Blood in this Town” spreads the word of Rutland’s revitalization at RRMC and Rutland High’s Y.E.S. Program

“The Blood in this Town” at Rutland Regional Medical Center

  1. -The Rutland Herald

New Film Paints Pretty Picture of “Ugly” Rutland, Vt.

  1. -The Nonprofit Quarterly

Coverage of “The Blood in this Town’s” Successful VBSR Panel Hits the Front Pages

  1. -The Burlington Free Press

Rutland’s Revitalization to be Shared at VBSR’s 2011 Spring Conference in Burlington

Can Do Spirit

  1. -Letter to the Editor, The Rutland Herald

It’s OK to Believe in Rutland

  1. -Letter to the Editor, The Rutland Herald

Event Urges Rutlanders to Get Involved

  1. -The Rutland Herald

Stuart Comstock-Gay of the Vermont Community Foundation Blogs about “The Blood in this Town”

  1. -Vermont Community Foundation

Pine Hill Park’s Michael Smith Wins Prestigious

Zetterstrom Environmental Award from CVPS


Art Jones appears on “The Mark Johnson Show”

to discuss his film & revitalization in Vermont

  1. -WDEV-FM Vermont Radio

‘Blood’ Film Heads to Festivals

  1. -The Rutland Herald

Blood in this Town

  1. -The Mountain Times

Rutland revitalization continues: City voters pass Giorgetti Center bond

  1. -The Rutland Herald

Rutland Revitalization Headlines in Boston Globe

  1. -The Boston Globe

Rutland Takes Back Blood Drive Title

  1. -Vermont Public Radio

Rutland blood donors break record

  1. -WCAX- TV

Gift of Life blood drive crushes Boston

  1. -The Rutland Herald

Film Review: Blood drive film is tough but optimistic

  1. -The Rutland Herald

The Movie Diary: There’s Rutland in My Blood

  1. -The Rutland Herald

Subjects Applaud Rutland Documentary

  1. -The Rutland Herald

Mr. Jones and Us

-The Rutland Herald Editorial Board

Movie Explores Rutland’s Moxie

  1. -Burlington Free Press

Rutland Blood Drive Inspires Film

  1. -Vermont Public Radio

Fundraising Effort to Finish Film on Rutland

  1. -WCAX- TV

Filmmaker chronicles Rutland blood drive

  1. -Burlington Free Press

Rutland To Discuss 'Creative Economy'

  1. -Vermont Public Radio

The Blood in this Town Profiles John Valente

  1. -The Blood in this Town Blog

The Blood in this Town Profiles Sharon Crosby

  1. -The Blood in this Town Blog

Some Favorite Rutland Related Stories

  1. -The Blood in this Town Blog

The Blood in this Town Profiles Nina Keck

  1. -The Blood in this Town Blog

The Blood in this Town Profiles RCFD

  1. -The Blood in this Town Blog

The Blood in this Town Profiles Tara Kelly

  1. -The Blood in this Town Blog

The Blood in this Town Profiles Michael Smith

  1. -The Blood in this Town Blog