to Issa’s Compelling Life Story on NPR, National Public Radio’s
syndicated program State Of The Re:Union- ‘The Hospital Always Wins’ by Laura Starecheski
Winner of 2014 Edward R. Murrow Award for BEST NEWS DOCUMENTARY and 2014 THIRD COAST/Richard H. Driehaus Foundation DIRECTOR’S CHOICE AWARD
a musical documentary
Patient’s Rites is my perspective from 20 years of being hospitalized. Think of it as a therapy session set to music.
The film is 47min 37sec.
Winner Documentary Short Award of Merit 2014 IndieFEST FILM AWARDS
PATIENT’S RITES, my musical documentary recently in the 2014 BIG APPLE FILM FESTIVAL at TRIBECA CINEMAS, NYC.
The reviews are in
“…poignancy nestled inside of brightness and lightness around a topic that is potentially daunting…embodies self-compassion, self-forgiveness, and transcendence so beautifully, masterfully, yet humbly…will create space for others to do the same for themselves.” -Tina Caterino
“It’s genius level.” -Dr. Kathryn Ko
DON’T MISS IT at the 2015 NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL URBAN FILM FESTIVAL next spring!
The NUFF inaugural season in New York City at the HERE Arts Center in SOHO, Manhattan.
STAY TUNED…MORE TO COME
For all in the mood for a holiday bargain come on down SATURDAY DECEMBER 13 2014- 1:00pm till 5:00pm for WARMING UP WINTER: A MADE IN QUEENS FESTIVAL indoor MARKET held at the QUEENS MUSEUM OF ART New York City Building, Flushing Meadows Corona Park
I will have archival paper prints and prints on canvas of my signature pieces, some old faves, and even the dirty work, on sale. Come on down and save on the shipping fees…AND if you mention you saw it on the website you’ll walk away with a free autographed music CD soundtrack of my new film/release PATIENT’S RITES!!!
How could you not come to Queens?! So spend the day shopping for friends and loved ones or listening to the fab sounds of The Corona Youth Music Project and BombaYo and the dance performance by Estudiantina Bolivia!
SATURDAY DECEMBER 13 2014, HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!
AND…There’s still time to catch my artwork at HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY in HAGEDORN HALL, 2nd floor, on till February
AND…make a meal this year of these fab CDs by North Carolina’s rock and roll gentlemen JAMIE & STEVE. They are members of the acclaimed pop rock outfit The Spongetones and are exquisite musicians. My artwork adorns their covers, the latest by Jamie Hoover out now. Check ‘em out!