We’re here for you.

“We are here to help each other get through this thing, whatever it is.” – Mark Vonnegut Colleagues, friends, and family – we want you all to know that STOBO is here for you, and we aren’t going anywhere. Sure, we’ve all run away to our homes for the time […]

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Portland Press Herald talks with Jen Widor Smith about the making of projection show.

Meteorites: The Epic Story of Our Origins

The Portland Press Herald recently interviewed me (Jen) for an article about our immersive 3D project created for the Maine Mineral and Gem Museum. We are so thankful to the PPH for their ongoing support of Maine indie filmmaking, and honestly, it’s rewarding to see our work highlighted in a […]

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Charlotte receives award from Equality Maine

Three Cheers for Charlotte!

This year marks thirty-five years that the organization, EqualityMaine, has been championing the rights and safety of LGBTQ+ Mainers. We are especially proud of our colleague, Charlotte Warren, for her contributions to this organization and community. She has worked tirelessly over the years to bring people’s stories and experiences to […]

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STOBO turns 1 yrs old

The Story Board Turns One!

January marks the one year anniversary for when this crazy crew came together. It’s been a busy year of settling into a new studio with new collaborators, new projects in development AND a new team member. Rachel Attwood Mistler is now a full-time Stobo-er! Rachel brings years of experience producing […]

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IFP and the Big Apple

We’re excited to be spending a week in NYC this September for IFP’s Independent Film Week along with writer/director, Derek Kimball, and his new script A Winter Table.  New York City-based Independent Filmmaker Project was founded in 1979, and is the largest and oldest not-for-profit dedicated to independent film. It connects […]

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Meet Rachel

Meet Rachel Moody, Story Board’s First Intern! Rachel is from Saco, Maine and is going into her senior year as a Film & Television student in the College of Communication at Boston University. She hopes to one day be a writer for television or maybe movies, “who knows, whatever pays the […]

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New Digs

The Story Board has moved to a studio in Bayside! Over the past month, we’ve been tearing out walls, ripping down drop ceilings, sanding wood floors and LOTS of painting. We are happy with the results so please stop by and see for yourself – AND there’s plenty of parking […]

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Emerge Film Festival

Emerge Film Festival is happening now – come join the celebration of independent films in the L/A community! As managing director of this year’s festival, Jen hasn’t had much time to sleep the past couple of months but in the end, it’s so worth it.

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Charlotte and Jen go to Orlando!


Orlando-bound with Putney! The first trip of the year for Jen and Charlotte was a memorable one. New friends and great stories were made! And now…Charlotte riding a flea…

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STOBO - Maine Film and Video Company

Happy New Year!

We’re bringing in the new year with a new company! Strongpaw Productions of Portland and Moving Circle Pictures of Brunswick have joined forces and will now be producing films and media projects under the name The Story Board, LLC with offices in Portland, Maine. Happy New Year!

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