Thanks to HUMAN DISTRICT 2016 – The International Film Festival of Human Rights for inviting us to screen in Belgrade on June 24th @ 19:55hrs. Visit the festival website to see the amazing, inspiring peacebuilding stories from around the world.
We so appreciate receiving the Documentary Feature Best Overall Award at the Longleaf Film Festival 2016. Big thanks to Sally Bloom and the Longleaf Film Festival team for celebrating narrative and documentary film, especially NC films and filmmakers, and for honoring Peace in Our Pockets and shining a light on this inspiring Kenyan story.
We have exciting news! Peace in Our Pockets is an Official Selection at the 2016 Longleaf Film Festival at the North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh, NC. This fest puts a spotlight on made in NC films so we are especially happy to be screening with other great NC filmmakers and films. Peace in
We sold out our FRESH DOCS screening in Durham, North Carolina on February 26th. The film was warmly received and inspired several in attendance to explore other local screenings in the coming months.
We are excited to have our first screening in Durham, NC! The Southern Documentary Fund and the Center for Documentary Studies are pleased to present a free screening of Peace in Our Pockets Friday, Feb. 26th @ 7pm at the Full Frame Theater, American Tobacco Campus, 320 Blackwell St., Durham, NC. The film is presented as part of the Fresh
“Thanks to an outstanding film score, a vibrant color palette, and camera work which captures the emotions of the events, the documentary becomes a journey of optimism, trust building, and peace.” Alliance for Peacebuilding has published a great review of Peace in Our Pockets in Building Peace, an online “Forum for Peace and Security in
We were very excited to receive great news today – an invitation to screen at the Global Peace Film Festival in Orlando, FL, Sept. 28-Oct.4. We look forward to sharing this inspiring Kenyan story and connecting with local organizations and other peacebuilders. From the festival website: The GPFF presents films from around
The following post comes from Willis Adika Adeya, Chairman of Kariobangi Mirror in Nairobi, Kenya. Kariobangi Mirror is a community based organization providing platforms for citizen journalists, artists, and activists a space to nurture and maximize their potentials and amplify their voices. Several months ago, filmmaker Kenny Dalsheimer contacted me about screening Peace in Our
Thanks to Kariobangi Mirror and others for hosting the third slum tour screening of Peace in Our Pockets in Mathare #10, Nairobi. Lead organizer of these events, Willis Adika Adeya wrote that this new initiative is awessome as it allows them to reach many people and engage in debate and discussion. His organization, Kariobangi Mirror
The following article comes via Building Peace, an online magazine from Alliance for Peacebuilding. The film references the tension and violence in this part of Kenya at a time when I was shooting the film. We are looking forward to March screenings organized as part of Una Hakika, a project of the Sentinel Project in