Ian’s documentary about the children living in Fukushima, “In the Grey Zone“, will screen at the Global Peace Film Festival in Orlando from September 18-23. According to the festival’s website: The Global Peace Film Festival was established to utilize the power of the motion picture to further the goal of peace on earth. With a mission to expand the definition of peace beyond anti-war, ideology, activism or specific causes, the Global Peace Film Festival films and events suggest a more personal message as reflected in the daily lives of individuals and communities the world over. The GPFF presents films from around the world and global discussions that highlight the power […]
The 2012 Rhode Island International Film Festival ended today with an awards ceremony at the historic Vets theatre in Providence. During the ceremony, Ian was awarded with the “2012 Filmmaker of the Future” award. A complete list of awards can be found on the RIIFF website. ***** UPDATED October 5, 2012 ***** The list of Audience Choice Awards has just been published, and in addition to the “2012 Filmmaker of the Future” award, Ian’s film “In the Grey Zone” (published under the Japanese title “Gurei Zoun No Naka”) was awarded the First Prize for Best Documentary. A complete list of the awards can be found by clicking the link above.