Every Day Is a Holiday

Press photos as a zip file

WWII POW’s Journey from Prison Camp to US Citizenship on Public Television for Memorial Day and Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, 5/25 二次大戰戰俘從監獄到成為美國國民的旅程將在公共電視播出以紀念5月25日戰士陣亡紀念日及亞太美國紀念月。(English/Chinese)

Star Pittsburgh, Sewickley Series, “Every Day Is a Holiday – February 9, 2014″

Bloomfield College, December 2, 2013: Artist Theresa Loong presents informational session to CAT students

Press Poster for Manhattan College screening of Every Day Is a Holiday

Manhattan College, November 15, 2013: Former POW Visits Alma Mater to Share Story on Veterans Day

Center for Excellence in Education, Cambridge, MA, October 26, 2013 Every Day Is a Holiday: Keirei

The Montclair Times, Monday, May 2, 2013: Montclair Film Festival: Telling Her Father’s Story

Baristanet.com, Friday, April 26, 2013: Every Day Is a Holiday When You’re a Free Man

Montclair Patch.com, Wednesday, April 24, 2013: “Every Day Is a Holiday” Filmmaker to Speak at Montclair Film Festival

Press Release – Every Day Is a Holiday Premieres at the Montclair Film Festival May 4, 2013
Download PDF for Every Day Is a Holiday Montclair Press Release here

Press Release and Press Kit – Every Day Is a Holiday Premieres on Public Television in May 2012 in Conjunction with Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and Memorial Day

Voice of America, Monday, May 28, 2012: Chinese American Recalls POW Past

The Star-Ledger (New Jersey), front page, Saturday, May 27, 2012: Union County resident, Korean War vet relives life as POW in new documentary

Patch.com, May 27, 2012: On TV: Clark Filmmaker’s Documentary on Her Father’s Experience as a POW

Feet in Two Worlds, May 26, 2012: Reporters Notebook – Asian-American Filmmaker Tells Her Father’s Story in Every Day Is a Holiday – Airing this Weekend on PBS

NPR’s Nationally Broadcast Here and Now, May 7, 2012: For POW-Turned-Doctor, ‘Every Day Is A Holiday’ article and podcast

Catholic News Service, May 16, 2012: To Filmmaker, 88-Year-Old WWII POW Is Still ‘Daddy’

The World Journal, April 26, 2012: 父顛沛一生 她用鏡頭溫習一遍 (Interview in Chinese)

San Antonio Express, January 28, 2012: Filmmaker screens documentary of father’s life at Asian Festival

In May 2010, Theresa Loong was accepted into The FilmShop, a filmmaking collective.

In April 2010, the Manhattan Community Arts Fund awarded roughly $230,000 to 142 artists and arts groups, including “Every Day Is a Holiday” director Theresa Loong.

On December 16, 2009, “Every Day Is a Holiday” held a fundraiser along with the film, “(No) Laughing Matter.”

As part of Target Free Thursdays, a work-in-progress showing of “Every Day Is a Holiday” screened at the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) on December 3, 2009, followed by a Q&A with director Theresa Loong and special guest Paul Loong.

“Every Day Is a Holiday” was awarding fiscal sponsorship by the non-profit organization Women Make Movies and can receive tax-deductible donations via WMM’s secure shopping cart.