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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

“Otherness” is Never One Thing

  Choosing a Tagline for Me, the “Other” by Catherine Chapman (Script Supervisor) For most of my life, feeling like the “other” has been a familiar feeling and informed my desire to foster understanding between people. Generally, we human beings prefer to simplify what “otherness” means when, in fact, there are a lot of layers to…
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October 27, 2017 0

Special Screening at the Michigan Theater

  Come out to our special screening event tomorrow, Saturday, October 21st at the Michigan Theater in beautiful downtown Ann Arbor, Michigan. There will be two showings in the historic screening room; the first at 11 AM and a second at 2 PM. RSVP to metheotherfilm at gmail dot com by tonight if you’d like to…
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October 20, 2017 0

Tommy Gayfield

  Who is a hero or heroine in your personal life? My heroine would be my mother! I look up to her because she was a single parent who raised two kids and didn’t complain about anything…at least not to us. We never missed a meal, Christmas presents, sport activities or anything. She was and…
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October 17, 2017 1

Christina Shannon

  Who is a hero or heroine in your personal life? My friend Sharon joined A.A. three years ago and, though she had a recent but brief relapse, she is one of the most sober people I know. She’s been dealing with stage four breast cancer for the last couple of years with a level…
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October 5, 2017 0