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MTO OFFICIALLY SELECTED BY FOREST CITY FILM FESTIVAL IN CANADA

Southwestern Ontario’s arts initiative is dedicated to showcasing the best of  local film talent and we’re thrilled that our London (Ontario) locals, Catherine Chapman (MTO Script Supervisor) and Johann Wong (MTO Associate Producer) will represent the film as we’re proud to be an official selection for the Forest City Film Festival being held in London,…
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October 5, 2018 0

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN FREE SCREENINGS OF MTO OPEN TO ALL 

The University of Michigan‘s annual Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit will feature free private screenings of Me, The “Other” in a campus-wide effort to raise awareness and encourage dialogue on diversity, equity and inclusion issues. There will be two screenings of the film on Friday, October 12th followed by panel discussions featuring several cast members, creatives, and a…
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October 5, 2018 0

ME, THE “OTHER” OFFICIALLY SELECTED BY ROYAL STARR FILM FESTIVAL

We’re excited to be selected by Metro Detroit’s premier film festival in Royal Oak, Michigan being held at the Emagine Theatre, 200 North Main Street in downtown Royal Oak. The festival dates are: October 11-14, 2018. Please check out the festival website for schedule of all screenings: https://www.royalstarr.org


October 5, 2018 0

ME, THE “OTHER” OFFICIALLY SELECTED BY SOO FILM FESTIVAL

Honored to have been selected by the 2018 Soo Film Festival taking place September 12-16, 2018 at the historic Soo Theatre and Bayliss Public Library in downtown Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. 


October 4, 2018 0

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