#throwbackthursday - the first round of filming @desertmigration in 2013. Director @dancardone and cinematographer @austin_ahlborg line up a shot. Dan: Just throw down a sandbag and drop the camera on it, it'll look cool. Austin: I feel that...
Director @dancardone with cast members Eric and Doc at the @desertmigration screening at @lalgbtcenter yesterday for 'Aging with Dignity: The LGBT & HIV Experience' event. Thanks to everyone who came and supported and all our sponsors and co-presenters. Photo by @sima_awards
***UK PREMIERE AT OPEN CITY DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL ANNOUNCED*** We are thrilled to announce that @desertmigration is screening in London at @opencitydocs alongside an extraordinary selection of films. Desert Migration screens on Friday, June 24th at 8.30 PM. For full details and tickets, follow the link! http://opencitylondon.com/films/desert-migration
For our upcoming screening at the Los Angeles LGBT Center on May 22, we're pleased to partnering with The Graying of AIDS, who will be doing a presentation of their ongoing work beginning at 2.00 PM. The Graying of AIDS combines portraits and oral histories of both long-term survivors and older adults who contracted HIV later in life with HIV/AIDS information to increase awareness, sensitivity, and collaboration among caregiving professionals. For information on the Graying of AIDS, visit their website:http://www.grayingofaids.org For details of our Los Angeles Event, Aging with Dignity, go to:http://ow.ly/yr6z300bles #LifeAfterAIDS
**UPCOMING NATIONAL LONG-TERM HIV/AIDS SURVIVOR AWARENESS DAY SCREENINGS** From May 17, @desertmigration is beginning a series of screenings across the US to coincide with HIV Long Term Survivors Awareness Day. MAY 17 - HIV is Not a Crime Conference, Huntsville, Alabama. Presented by @theseroproject and @uspwn. MAY 22 - Aging With Dignity Event, Los Angeles, California. Presented by @lalgbtcenter, with @wehocity, @sima_awards, The Graying of AIDS, OUTWORDS: The National Interview Archive of the LGBTQ Experience, ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives. JUNE 5 - Baltimore, Maryland. Presented by @creativealliancebaltimore and Celebration Of Community. JUNE 5 - Memphis, Tennessee. Presented by @outflixmemphis JUNE 23 - San Antonio, Texas. Presented by @sanantonioaidsfoundation For full details on individual screenings, please see our website: http://desertmigrationmovie.com/hltsad2016
***MEMPHIS*** We're pleased to announce that @desertmigration will make its debut in #Memphis, Tennessee, at a special screening on HIV Long-Term Survivors Awareness Day June 5, thanks to @outflixmemphis A panel discussion will follow the film. Tickets: http://outflixfestival.org/events/desert-migration/ #longtermsurvivor #LifeAfterAIDS #desertmigration #palmsprings #AIDS #HIV #Documentary #FilmFestival
***Desert Migration to screen at HIV is Not a Crime Conference in Huntsville Alabama*** HIV is Not a Crime II is three days of workshops and practical trainings on state advocacy, grassroots organizing, criminalization reform messaging, and familiarity with the related legal, medical, media, and public health issues. HIV is Not a Crime II unites and trains advocates living with HIV and allies from across the country on laws criminalizing PLHIV and on strategies and best practices for repealing such laws. We are honoured that DESERT MIGRATION will be presented as part of this important event. Thanks to the The SERO Project and the Positive Women's Network - USA for making the HIV is Not a Crime Conference possible. For more information, visit http://www.hivisnotacrime.com. #hivisnotacrime #LifeAfterAIDS #desertmigration
@desertmigration director @dancardone interviewed by the National Resource Center on LGBT Aging about his film and how it relates to both long term survivors and growing older as an LGBT person. Read the full interview at http://ow.ly/4mS28o Thanks to the National Resource Center on LGBT Aging and SAGE (Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders), the world's oldest and largest non-profit agency dedicated to serving lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender older people, for this spotlight! #LifeAfterAIDS
***BALTIMORE PREMIERE ANNOUNCEMENT*** We are proud to present the #Baltimore premiere of @desertmigration at @creativealliancebaltimore, a special event in partnership with Celebration Of Community on June 5th, celebrating National Longterm Survivors Awareness Day! The screening will be followed by a panel discussion featuring local stories and a reception. The event is free of charge, but reserved tickets are required. See link below. http://www.creativealliance.org/events/2016/desert-migration #LifeAfterAIDS #desertmigration #HLTSAD2016
***BENDIGO*** @desertmigration in #Bendigo (Victoria, Australia) as part of the #bendigoqueerfilmfestival. The screening is presented in conjunction with Living Positive Victoria and VACountry and will be followed by a panel discussion addressing the changing landscape of HIV and Prevention. Tickets to the film can be purchased at http://www.bendigoqueerfilmfestival.com.au #LifeAfterAIDS
***BOSTON*** This weekend @desertmigration screens at #WickedQueer: The #Boston #LGBT Film Festival (April 9th, 1.30 PM) - at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. It's going to be a very chilly weekend in Boston, so come to a warm cinema and let the sights, sounds and emotions of Palm Springs and Desert Migration wash over you. http://www.wickedqueer.org/events/event/desert-migration/
Great screening last night - looking forward to today at 2.15 @clefilmfest #ciff40
It's a beautiful but chilly day in #Cleveland - looking forward to our first screening tonight at 9.30 for @clefilmfest. Hope to see you there! #ciff40
ST LOUIS! @desertmigration screens in #StLouis as part of QFest, presented by @stlfilmfest. As usual, we're part of a great line up that includes some must-see LGBTQ cinema. Please share with any friends you may have in the area! #desertmigration screens Wednesday, April 27 at 7:00pm, and is sponsored by @aarpphoto http://www.cinemastlouis.org/qfest/desert-migration
@desertmigration is continuing to roll out across the US - this time we're heading to #Boston! The film is screening at #WickedQueer: The Boston LGBT Film Festival on April 9th. Thrilled to be a part of this festival!
It's not #fbf or #tbt yet, but so what? This pic is from @outfest 2015 - @desertmigration director @dancardone, producer @13thgenmedia and @glick.bryan at the OUTFEST pool party (of course no one got in the pool except the filmmakers from New York)
@desertmigration has screened to much acclaim at 20+ film festivals on 3 continents. The film has been warmly received by audiences and press alike for its honest and unflinching look at lives lived with HIV and aging inside the LGBT community. 13th Gen and The HIV Story Project provide hands-on support to festivals, nonprofits and community partners interested in hosting screenings of Desert Migration. Our goal is to create empowering events across the globe that honor the collective experience of survivors and allies, furthering the fight against stigma that continues to define the Global HIV/AIDS Health Pandemic in 2016. To book a screening, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
#Cleveland! It's the 40th anniversary of @clefilmfest and @desertmigration is going to be there! We're screening twice, so check clevelandfilm.org or our website for details. Director @dancardone will be in attendance at both screenings.
We're excited to begin to announce our line up of Spring festival screenings. We are part of @roze_filmdagen in #amsterdam on March 13, and today we can reveal we are screening at @acmionline as part of the @melbqueerfilmfest on April 2nd. Tix at MQFF.com.au
** GREAT NEWS ** I'm delighted to announce that @desertmigration been selected as a FINALIST for this year's @sima_awards in Los Angeles. We're honored to be among a really impressive roster of films and filmmakers #SIMA2016 #ImpactCinema #desertmigration #documentary #hiv #aids #longtermsurvivors #palmsprings