Author: Me, the "Other" Film

A documentary film

Me, The “Other” Wins the 2018 Buddha International Film Festival, India

Sunday, June 10, 2018 – The Best Documentary Award was announced at this year’s The Buddha International Film Festival in Pune, India and our film was honored as one of the prize winners. The audience responded very warmly to the film, and the social issues raised within our documentary clearly carried a universal resonance. In…
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June 13, 2018 0

ArtCentral Film Festival, South Dakota

September 2018         Me, The “Other” has been invited to appear at the second season of ArtCentral Film Festival to be shown at The Matthews Opera House & Arts Center in Spearfish, SD on Tuesday, September 18 at 6:30pm followed by a post-screening discussion. “Through this series, we use art as a tool…
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June 9, 2018 0

Jackson Unity Festival, Michigan

July 2018         Me, The “Other” is proudly making its return visit to Jackson’s Michigan Theatre as part of Jackson Unity Festival on Friday, July 13 at 12 noon. Tickets are free and more information is available at:  http://jacksonunityfestival.org  


June 9, 2018 0

The Buddha International Film Festival, India

June 2018      Me, The “Other” was officially selected for The Buddha International Film Festival being held in Pune, India on the weekend of June 9th, 2018. The festival is showcasing new and innovative films while fostering the next generation of filmmakers. It is a strong advocate for social change, and encourages cultural diversity…
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June 9, 2018 0

MTO Wins Prestigious Ida Gray Award in Michigan!

The film has been awarded with a great honor through the prestigious Dental School of the University of Michigan. Film’s producer, Dr. Shahrzad Maghsoudloo Mirafzali and student/cast member, Hussain Haider were presented with the Ida Gray Award for their roles in promoting and celebrating diversity through the film, Me, The “Other”. The award is named for Dr. Ida Gray, the…
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March 18, 2018 0

MTO leaves a positive impression in Washington D.C.

We were honored to be given a platform at the recent IACC fundraiser in Washington, D.C. alongside keynote speakers: Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Congressman Jamie Raskin; followed by a screening of the Me, The “Other” trailer with an introduction to the film and the importance of the arts in connecting hearts to social issues by MTO…
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March 17, 2018 0

MTO Honored with Washtenaw County Proclamation by the Commissioner

March 7th, 2018 – Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor, MI. Another large crowd was present for the screening of Me, The “Other” which was followed by an official presentation of a Proclamation by Commissioner, Jason Morgan. A resolution was passed by the County Commissioners of Washtenaw County to honor the cast and crew of Me, The “Other” for a film…
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March 14, 2018 0

Me, The “Other” Dreamers Trailer

We are all immigrants and dreamers in this fleeting life. #dreamers #worldcitizens #oneplanet #onepeople #DACA


March 6, 2018 0

Ann Arbor Screening just announced for March 7th

Another screening was added in Ann Arbor, MI following the sold out success of our premiere and the overwhelming requests from schools and colleges for more screenings in that region.  


February 10, 2018 0

Screening in the State of Virginia

Me, The “Other” Film screening in the State of Virginia next weekend is almost sold out. Please get your tickets asap and join us if you can! The screening will be attended by the Commissioner for the Arts, and a few cast members flying in from Michigan.


February 9, 2018 0