The Rising Press owns and produces personal life-story films by MyLifeInStories.com.
The Rising Press produces short documentary films on subjects of social importance, with a focus on aging and elders. In earlier documentary work, the Rising Press founded and published the documentary journalism magazine Points of Entry: Cross-Currents in Storytelling (2003-2006) and published DoubleTake: Points of Entry magazine (2006-2008).
In 2009 and continuing to the present, work has grown to include written narrative, photography and video documenting the life stories and experiences of elders in the Hampton Roads area by students at Christopher Newport University, Newport News, Virginia—The Wisdom of Age Project /Hampton Roads.
Contact: Terry Lee, owner / producer