Reviews and Press

 

NYT + WOMEN IN THE WORLD

“That’s the perception filmmakers Nora Poggi and Insiyah Saeed are trying to upend with their new documentary, She Started It, because there are many who don’t fit that Mark Zuckerberg-ish mold. The female tech founders who are out there are seldom put in the spotlight.”
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FORBES

“The video above is a trailer for the film She Started It – a documentary, co-directed by journalists Insiyah Saeed and Nora Poggi, which follows four different female founders, as they create new startups.”
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CNN

“Ghafourifar’s journey as a young, female tech entrepreneur launching her career in Silicon Valley is one of four stories chronicled in the upcoming documentary film, She Started It.”
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FAST COMPANY

“To get that message out there, Poggi hopes the film will get into theaters as well as classrooms to become tools for teachers and parents to tell young girls that they can be anything they want to be.”
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THE HUFFINGTON POST

“Nora Poggi and Insiyah Saeed are trying to change what young women think they are capable of by taking a closer look at the lives of female entrepreneurs. The journalists’ documentary, “She Started It,” attempts to answer an age-old question: “How does she do it?”
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