“VISIONS OF WARRIORS” TO SCREEN AT THE SAN FRANCISCO VETERANS FILM FESTIVAL

We’re thrilled to announce that “Visions of Warriors” will be screening at the San Francisco Veterans Film Festival on Sunday, 11/4/18 at 2:16 p.m.. We’re deeply honored to screen our film at this growing festival in anticipation of Veterans Day. Because the film was made in the Bay Area, we’re excited to be able to share it with this vibrant community. According to its site, the “San Francisco Veterans Film Festival is a robust forum for active duty, Veterans and civilian filmmakers to express their creativity and to share their stories, which in turn helps further healing and brings greater awareness to the public on the challenges our nation’s Veterans face.” The festival is organized by One Vet One Voice, a comprehensive resource for veterans regarding VA benefits and services. The screening will take place at the stately San Francisco Public Library / Main Library in their Koret Auditorium. Thank you to Eduardo Ramirez, One Vet One Voice, the San Francisco Veterans Film Festival, Katherine Eppler, Brian Castagne, Michael Lambert, Thomas Fortin, and the San Francisco Public Library.

Screening and Q&A with Ming Lai:
Sunday, 11/4/18, 2:16 p.m.
San Francisco Public Library / Main Library
Lower Level
Koret Auditorium
100 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102


To learn more about the San Francisco Veterans Film Festival:
https://www.sfveteransfilmfestival.org/

Download a flyer about the festival.

To learn more about One Vet One Voice:
https://onevetonevoice.org/

To learn more about the San Francisco Public Library / Main Library:
https://sfpl.org

“VISIONS OF WARRIORS” TO SCREEN AT THE AMERICAN ART THERAPY ASSOCIATION'S 49TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE / ART THERAPY SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

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“Visions of Warriors” will be screening at the American Art Therapy Association’s 49th Annual Conference / Art Therapy Short Film Festival in Miami, Florida on Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. We’re deeply honored to work with the respected American Art Therapy Association. According to their site, their mission is to “advocate for expansion of access to professional art therapists and lead the nation in the advancement of art therapy as a regulated mental health and human services profession.” Because this is a short film festival, only a 10-minute excerpt of the 93-minute feature documentary will be screened. For attendees to watch the entire film, please visit: visionsofwarriors.com. Before the screening, Zara Drapkin, MA, MSW, LCSW and Ryan Gardner, MSW, LCSW, BCD will be leading a conference workshop, “Expanding Your Focal Point: Addressing Veterans’ Mental Health Needs Through Photography.” Thank you to Zara Drapkin and Ryan Gardner for representing our film at the conference. Thank you to Sarah Pray, Barbara Florence, Christianne Strang, and the American Art Therapy Association for this huge honor!

Conference Workshop “Expanding Your Focal Point: Addressing Veterans’ Mental Health Needs Through Photography” with Zara Drapkin and Ryan Gardner:
(Workshop N/NY-PS2117)
Saturday, 11/3/18, 2:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m
Hyatt Regency Downtown Miami
Location: Merrick 1
400 SE 2nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33131

Screening and Q&A with Ryan Gardner and Zara Drapkin:
(Panel Session TE5138)
Saturday, 11/3/18, 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Hyatt Regency Downtown Miami
Location: Flagler
400 SE 2nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33131

To learn more about the American Art Therapy Association conference
http://www.arttherapyconference.com/

To download the American Art Therapy Association conference brochure:
https://arttherapy.org/upload/Conference/2018OnlineBrochure.pdf

To learn more about the Art Therapy Short Film Festival:
https://www.xcdsystem.com/aata/program/0zD5Fd6/index.cfm?pgid=1340&day=03&sid=29540&abid=159590

To learn more about the American Art Therapy Association:
https://arttherapy.org/

“VISIONS OF WARRIORS” TO SCREEN AT THE SKYLINE INDIE FILM FEST

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We’re excited to announce that “Visions of Warriors” will be screening at the Skyline Indie Film Fest in Westchester, Virginia. We’re very honored to be a part of this growing festival. We deeply appreciate being able to share our film with this vibrant community. According to Skyline Indie Film Fest’s page on Film Freeway, “At Skyline Indie Film Fest, we bring to the Shenandoah Valley the absolute best in independent, undistributed films from around the world.” Thank you to Brian Patrick, the director of the festival, Tim Puttre, and the entire festival team for selecting our film and offering their warm hospitality.

Screening:
Friday, 9/8/17, 3:00 p.m.
Dharma Studio
160 North Loudoun Street
Winchester, VA 22601

540-212-8623

To learn more:
http://www.skylineindiefilmfest.org/

To buy tickets:
http://www.skylineindiefilmfest.org/schedule/visions-of-warriors/

“VISIONS OF WARRIORS” INTERVIEWED BY TV8 ABOUT ITS VAIL FILM FESTIVAL WORLD PREMIERE

We had the honor of being interviewed by Mark Sassi of Vail’s TV8 about our world premiere at the Vail Film Festival. Thank you to Mark and his team for helping us to raise awareness about the rise of veteran mental illness and the power of innovative photography therapy to treat it. Thank you as well to the Megen Musegades, Krista Ammirato, and the Vail Film Festival for setting up this interview.

Watch the interview:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OMvndz3lAQE&feature=youtu.be

To learn more: 
http://www.vailfilmfestival.com/documentaries-1/

"VISIONS OF WARRIORS" TO SCREEN AT THE OAKLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

We're excited to announce that our feature documentary "Visions of Warriors" will be screening at the Oakland International Film Festival (4/4/17 - 4/8/17) in Oakland, California. The festival showcases films made in Oakland and the surrounding Bay Area. We're honored to be a part of this growing festival that features regional films. We hope that through our documentary, we can serve this diverse and vibrant community, especially the veterans.

Screening and Q&A with Susan Quaglietti, Ryan Gardner, & Ming Lai:
Wednesday, 4/5/17, 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
VENUE CORRECTION:
Holy Names University / Valley Center for the Performing Arts
3500 Mountain Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94619

To learn more: 
http://www.oiff.org
https://www.hnu.edu/about/campus/valley-center-performing-arts

For tickets:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/oiff-15-early-bird-visions-of-warriors-tickets-32075141612    

"VISIONS OF WARRIORS" TO CELEBRATE ITS WORLD PREMIERE AT THE VAIL FILM FESTIVAL

We're excited to announce that our feature documentary "Visions of Warriors" will be celebrating its world premiere at the Vail Film Festival (3/30/17 - 4/2/17) in Vail, Colorado! The festival has been recognized as "One of the Top 10 Destination Film Festivals in the World" by MovieMaker Magazine. We're deeply honored to have our film selected by this prestigious film festival. We hope that through this premiere, we can raise awareness about the rise of veteran mental illness and the power of innovative photography therapy to treat it. Thank you to all our veterans, mental health providers, crew, grantors, sponsors, donors, and supporters!

Screening and Q&A with Susan Quaglietti, Ryan Gardner, & Ming Lai:
Friday, 3/31/17, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
CineBistro 2 at Solaris
141 E. Meadow Dr., #104, Vail, CO 81657

970-476-3344
Theater Info: 
https://cinebistro.com/solaris/index.php

Screening and Q&A with Susan Quaglietti, Ryan Gardner, & Ming Lai:
Saturday, 4/1/17, 8:15 p.m. - 9:45 p.m.
CineBistro 1 at Solaris
141 E. Meadow Dr., #104, Vail, CO 81657

970-476-3344
Theater Info: 
https://cinebistro.com/solaris/index.php

To learn more: 
http://www.vailfilmfestival.com/documentaries-1/
https://vailfilmfestival2017.sched.com

For tickets: 
http://www.vailfilmfestival.com/2017-tickets