Bengali Wikisource New Readers Awareness Campaign, 2018
West Bengal Wikimedians User Group has been working on increasing awareness of Bengali Wikisource. This includes creation of an awareness video as a part of the Inspire New Readers Campaign.
- 4 February, 2018 - IdeaLab proposal submitted.
- 14 March, 2018 - Rapid Grant proposal submitted.
- 10 April, 2018 - Rapid Grant proposal approved.
- 15 April, 2018 - Initial conversation with production team.
- 4 May, 2018 - First draft of the script was discussed.
- 10 May, 2018 - Second draft of the script was discussed.
- 17 May, 2018 - Rapid Grant period extended to 30 September, 2018
- 2 August, 2018 - Final script reviewed and approved.
- 7 August, 2018 - Video shoot took place in Kolkata.
- 7 August, 2018 - Cheque of INR 100,000/- sent by CIS-A2K to the director of the video.
- 9 August, 2018 - INR 100,000/- received by the director of the video.
- 6 September, 2018 - First cut of full video submitted by production team.
- 18 September, 2018 - Final cut of full video submitted by production team.
- 27 September, 2018 - Necessary correction done and final cut of all 3 videos submitted by production team.
- 28 September, 2018 - Further correction done for all 3 videos.
- 28 September, 2018 - INR 10,000/- requested from CIS-A2K for promotion of the films.
- 30 September, 2018 - All 3 filmss were released in the Youtube channel of West Bengal Wikimedians User Group and uploaded to Commons.
- 30 September, 2018 - The films were premiered at Wikigraphists Bootcamp, New Delhi.
- 1 October, 2018 - Wikisource communities are being notified in scriptorium and mailing lists.
- 15 October, 2018 - File:মায়ের নজর.webm was the media of the day in Commons and featured in main page.
- 19 October, 2018 - Remaining INR 29,000/- received by the director of the films.
- 26 October, 2018 - INR 10,000/- received from CIS-A2K for promotion of the films.
- 30 October, 2018 - Rapid Grant report submitted.
- 1 November, 2018 - New Readers started promoting the films from Bengali Wikisource Facebook page for $50.00 each for 4 days in Facebooks for users from Bangladesh and West Bengal.
- 3 November, 2018 - The films were shown at GLAM Wiki Conference, Tel Aviv during State of the Wikisources panel discussion.
- 4 November, 2018 - After the promotion, মায়ের নজর received 95,996 views, whereas লে হালুয়া received 151,135 views.
- 15 November, 2018 - New Readers again promoted লে হালুয়া with shorter description for $150.00 and with longer description for $150.00 in Facebook users from Bangladesh.
- 19 November, 2018 - After the promotion, লে হালুয়া with shorter description received 323,067 and with longer description received 308,428 views.
- 23 November, 2018 - New Readers again promoted লে হালুয়া with longer description for $550.00 only in Facebook users from Bangladesh.
- 24 November, 2018 - The films were shown at Indic Wikisource Community Consultation 2018
- 30 November, 2018 - After the promotion, the video received 902,676 views.
- 16 February, 2019 - Wikimedia Foundation publishes Community Marketing Experiments - Impact Report
দুনিয়া যখন দোরগোড়ায়
|Film - লে হালুয়া||Film - মায়ের নজর||Combined Film - দুনিয়া যখন দোরগোড়ায়|
|Lang.||Created by||Reviewed by||Youtube||Lang.||Created by||Reviewed by||Youtube||Lang.||Created by||Reviewed by||Youtube|
|Marathi||सुबोध कुलकर्णी||Marathi||Pooja Jadhav||सुबोध कुलकर्णी|
|Rapid Grant||See the report|
|Item||Quantity||Rate||Amount (in INR)||Amount (in $) |
1 INR = 0.014 USD
as of 30 October 2018
|Transportation – Production vehicles||2||850||1700||23.8|
|Transportation – Actors||3||500||1500||21|
|Costumes and Props||1||2000||2000||28|
|Director – Ishan Sharma||1||7000||7000||98|
|Cinematographer – Sukhansaar Singh||1||7000||7000||98|
|Executive Producer – Aryaman Nath||1||7000||7000||98|
|Sound Director – Sukrit Sen||1||7000||7000||98|
|Focus Puller – Theodros Tadesse||1||1500||1500||21|
|Assistant Director – Sneha Das||1||3000||3000||42|
|Editor – Himanshu Kamble||1||7000||7000||98|
|Edit Studio + Machine||6||1500||9000||126|
|Colorist – Pankaj Nelson||1||7000||7000||98|
|Hard Disk 1 TB for offline edit||1||3800||3800||53.2|
|Sound Studio – Dubbing||2||2000||4000||56|
|Actor – Sujan Ghosh||1||2000||2000||28|
|Actor – Suavo Mukherjee||1||1500||1500||21|
|Actor – Ritam Sarkar||1||500||500||7|
|Actor – Raja Chakravorty||1||2000||2000||28|
|Actor – Shrabanti Bhattacharya||1||1500||1500||21|
|Actor – Avinash||1||1500||1500||21|
|New Readers Facebook Promotion|
|Film||Date||Amount (in $)|
|লে হালুয়া||01.11.2018 - 04.11.2018||50|
|মায়ের নজর||01.11.2018 - 04.11.2018||50|
|লে হালুয়া||15.11.2018 - 19.11.2018||150|
|লে হালুয়া||15.11.2018 - 19.11.2018||150|
|লে হালুয়া||23.11.2018 - 30.11.2018||550|