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The S Word Stories on Tumblr

We’re pleased to announce The S Word Stories and Voices series of posts have moved to the Tumblr community. We invite you to follow us on Tumblr as we post new stories each week from the inspiring individuals we met while filming The S Word. You can still keep up with the Latest News on The S Word [...]

By | 2017-12-13T10:38:07+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

Dr. Sally Spencer-Thomas TEDx Talk

Our good friend and suicide prevention advocate, Dr. Sally Spencer-Thomas, recently did a talk  for TEDx Crestmoor Park Women called Stopping Suicide with Story. Take a look:   Dr. Sally Spencer-Thomas knows first hand the challenges and stigma we face with suicide prevention and mental health. At the heart of all social movements [...]

By | 2017-12-07T15:51:05+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

Exeter Hospital Screening

The S Word was screened by the Exeter Health Resources Suicide Prevention Initiative in partnership with Regional Public Health Networks, NAMI New Hampshire, Youth Suicide Prevention Assembly and NH Suicide Prevention Council. Joining director Lisa Klein for the panel discussion were Dese'Rae Stage and Craig Miller who are both featured in the film.  Thank you [...]

By | 2017-11-20T15:09:54+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

Kevin’s Song Conference Screening

We were so pleased to be part of the Kevin's Song conference this year in Plymouth, Michigan. The S Word was screened before a full house and followed by a wonderful panel discussion. Sally Spencer Thomas, Jen Losey James, Katie Hardy, Karen Marshall, Amelia Lehto, and Lisa Klein at the conference. Sally [...]

By | 2017-11-16T09:23:02+00:00 November 16th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

Jewish Family Service Detroit Screening

We had a full house at the Maple Theater for the screening presented by The Jewish Family Service of Metropolitan Detroit, followed by a panel discussion.  Proceeds from the screening benefited A Single Soul, a program at Jewish Family Service, that provides a range of suicide prevention, education and training. A big thank you to [...]

By | 2017-11-17T13:35:35+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

Los Angeles Post-Screening Q&A Video

The hometown premiere of THE S WORD was part of the ArcLight Documentary Series held on Sunday, October 22nd in Santa Monica. The panel for the Q & A featured director Lisa Klein, producer Doug Blush and cast members Kelechi Ubozoh, Craig Miller and Jean Toh.  Marjan Safania, President of the International Documentary Association and [...]

By | 2017-11-01T13:07:47+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

Loss to Profound with Val

Lisa was interviewed on October 24th by radio and TV host Val Uchendu for his show Loss to Profound with Val on the Universal Broadcasting Network.  Val's show airs live every Tuesday at 11:00 am. "The show's new segment, "Becoming Profound," is about turning your loss, an unfavorable event/incident into Positive to Inspire others or provide [...]

By | 2017-10-26T17:45:40+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

Arclight Doc Series – Los Angeles Premiere

On Sunday, October 22, THE S WORD made its hometown debut with a sold-out screening and Q&A session, as part of the ArcLight Theatre's prestigious Documentary Series. THE S WORD crew was joined by cast members Kelechi Ubozoh, Craig Miller, Jean Toh and Ann Taylor plus  friends and supporters at a post-screening celebration. Many thanks [...]

By | 2017-10-24T19:25:58+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

The S Word in Sacramento

It was a full day in Sacramento, topped off by a phenomenal screening attended by 500+ at the historic Sacramento Crest Theater! First up, Lisa presented clips of the film and conducted a Q&A for employees at the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS). Next, Lisa, Joseph Robinson (Program Manager, Each Mind Matters) Stan Collins [...]

By | 2017-10-24T11:35:35+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments

The S Word KXLU Interview

Director Lisa Klein, producer Doug Blush and editor Josh Bayer sat down with Christine Palma of KXLU Radio at Loyola Marymount University for an in depth discussion about The S Word. Thanks so much to Christine for providing a wonderful platform to to highlight the film! Click here to listen to the full interview.  

By | 2017-10-20T14:46:51+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Latest News|0 Comments