Entries by ROOTED in PEACE

SYMBIOSIS – THE ASPEN TREES

If someone was to tell me that Aspen would become my next favorite place on Planet Earth I don’t think I would believe them. Perhaps it’s the Aspen trees that are interconnected at the roots that remind me of our interconnectedness to humanity. For the past 10 years I have been returning every year in […]

MAHARISHI LAND – COMPLETING THE CIRCLE

It’s funny to look back and see the incidents in your life that affect us the most. I remember making the call back in 2009 into Fairfield Iowa and talking with the publicist of Maharishi School of Management Ken Chawkin. He talked about meditation, consciousness, and this guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. I really had no […]

MONTREAL WORLD FILM FESTIVAL – INTERNATIONAL PREMIER

This summer has been action packed with our little film had premiere screenings in Colorado, Iowa, and Massachusetts. But what a surprise when I received an email from my friend and festival booker Bruno Chattelin from Paris, France that the film was accepted into competition at the Montreal World Film festival. When I arrived into […]

CAPTAIN PLANET TIMELESS MESSAGE – HOLLYWOOD FILM FESTIVAL

Thursday September 20, 2015, Hollywood, CA. Who would ever imagined that the traditional Hollywood Film Festival would gain a conscience. I received the call this month from Festival Director, Brad Parks that the festival was interested in screening my new film ROOTED in PEACE. He mentioned to me that the festival had undergone reverse engineering […]

MARTHA’S VINEYARD – SUMMER OF LOVE

For the past six years since I met my best friend and wife, Britta Reitman we go on a week to ten-day vacation. Last year we had the opportunity to go up the gold coast and explore the wonderful world of Oregon. This year, with the release of the film on the festival circuit we […]

AMHERST – RETURNING TO MY ROOTS

Amherst, MA. March 20, 2015. Every one always talks about planting seeds and watching them grow. If someone was to tell me that me attending UMASS Amherst back in the early 90s’ was going to change my life forever I never would have believed them. I do recall my graduation ceremony listening to John Updike […]