Vertical Harvest Documentary Named Finalist in Untold Story Crowdfunding Rally

(Jackson, Wyo.) - *Hearts of Glass*, the documentary collaboration between JenTen Productions and Slow Food in the Tetons, was named a finalist in the Untold Story Crowdfunding Rally . The film focuses on the intersection of food and community and will follow the critical first year of operation of Vertical Harvest, an innovative greenhouse in Jackson that provides meaningful employment to individuals with disabilities. The Untold Story Crowdfunding Rally, a partnership between Seed&Spark and Project Greenlight Digital Studios , provides filmmakers the chance to win $20,000 in funds, distribution into millions of homes and $5,000 in data storage. The rally is for feature documentaries in production whose focus is a story an audience has never seen before. In order to be in contention, *Hearts of Glass* had to reach 80 percent of its funding goal ($25,000) by the end of a 30-day crowdfunding campaign. By the final day of the campaign, the project was 111% funded by 169 supporters. The monies raised will go toward production expenses.Only the top ten most-followed projects advanced to the finals of the Untold Story Crowdfunding Rally. By the time the contest ended on July 1, *Hearts of Glass *had almost 1,000 followers. You can still visit the campaign page, sign up to “FOLLOW” and join our team - ( . "The competition for followers was fierce and the film projects are diverse and engaging ,” said Tennican. Other finalists include: *Building the American Dream*, *Devoti Tutti*, *The Great Flip Off*, *A punk Daydream*, *Rez Comedy*, *Risking Light*, *Shadows of the Valley*, *The Ties That Bind* and *Time Well Spent*. Finalists will be judged by a panel of esteemed documentarians, critics, festival programmers and Sundance veterans. The winner of the Untold Story Crowdfunding Rally will be announced on August 11th. *Feature Photo:* *Feature Photo: h/t Jennifer Tennican / Pitchengine Communities* #buckrail #news