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‘Isle of Capri’ – official IFFM selection, screening in NYC this weekend

Our award-winning documentary short, “Isle of Capri: A Song Of My Mother” will screen this weekend in the Cinema Shorts section at the International Film Festival of Manhattan.

WHEN: Sunday, Nov. 13th @ 4:00pm
WHERE: Quad Theater, 34 13th Street, New York City

Make sure to come out and see the film on the big screen! There will also be an opportunity to meet the filmmakers and take part in a Q&A!

In “Isle of Capri,” Filmmaker Dawn Young and her husband, singer/songwriter Jon Pousette-Dart, enhance her mother’s life, and that of her housemates, through music. Thanks to the songs of her mother’s youth, the filmmaker is able to open the door to the far away remembrances of the past once again. Dawn is able to find her mother who is touched by Alzheimer’s disease and intimately share the last years of her life until their final moments together.

Isle of Capri has been featured at the Martha’s Vineyard Film
Festival, the “WilliFest” in Brooklyn, the NY/LA Film Festival, The Art of Brooklyn Film Festival, and The Lifetree Film Festival where it won “The Lifetree Film Award”.

To see a short music video of a song written specifically for this documentary, go to http://youtu.be/rgLBkJISsYk

For more information on the festival, visit www.iffmnewyork.com.

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“Who I Am ” music video for Alzheimer’s documentaries

This song was performed by Jon Pousette-Dart & Jaime Kyle on vocals, Jon Pousette-Dart on guitar and bass, Chris Pelzer on keyboards, Jim Chapdelaine on bazouki , written by Jon Pousette-Dart, Dawn Young, and Jaime Kyle, recorded at Little Big Deal Music, Jim Chapdelaine Music and Jaime Kyle Music, mixed and mastered by Jim Chapdelaine, video shot by Rich White and Dawn Young, and edited by Jeff Ertz. The song was featured on the current release “Anti Gravity” by Jon Pousette-Dart, as well as on the documentary short “Isle of Capri” and the forthcoming feature length documentary “Forget Me Not” by Dawn Young. For more information go to: http://www.pousette-dart.com or dawnyoung48@gmail.com.

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