Every Day Is a Holiday

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Special “Every Day Is a Holiday” Documentary Screening with Turnstile Tours

Saturday, September 19, 2pm EST

Join Turnstile Tours for a special free screening of Every Day Is a Holiday. Chinese-American filmmaker Theresa Loong knew little about her father’s past. One day, she found his secret diary, written when he was a POW in a Japanese work camp during World War II. 1 hr screening followed by Q&A and discussion about personal storytelling.

https://www.facebook.com/events/327770505247187
https://turnstiletours.com/every-day-is-a-holiday/

I’m really proud to be a part of the Black Maria Virtual Film Festival, showcasing award-winning selected shorts from the 2020 season and also from the Festival’s archive. These films are free – for as long as the pandemic lasts. Shorts range from 3 mins to 57 mins.

Please share this link with cinephiles and teachers.  https://blackmariafilmfestival.org/page.php?content=content-home-virtualfestival

Every Day Is a Holiday, is included as part of the festival’s archive – from before I was a trustee! If you’d like a link to a community screening guide, let me know!

More information and media contacts below. Thank you for spreading the word. Thanks to festival director Jane Steuerwald’s leadership and curation during these extraordinarily difficult times. Also in the lineup are films by Lynne Sachs, Sean Hanley Shelly Silver, Ariana Gerstein, Soetkin Verstegen, Tiffany Shlain, Dan Boord & Luis Valdavino, Ruben Guzman, James Hollenbaugh, Edith Didi Goldenhar, Gregg Biermann, Tony Buba, and so many others. Enjoy!

Media contacts:
Jane Steuerwald, Executive Director
Thomas A. Edison Media Arts Consortium
jane@blackmariafilmfestival.org
201-856-6565

Don Jay Smith
LKS Associates, Inc.
Don@LKSassociates.com
973-914-4763