We’ve been well busy!!!
Here is what we’ve been up to:
14th August 2016 – Yage is Our Life had its world premiere at the World Social Forum in Montreal.
5th September – Heiner Doefler (founder of Yageceros and worked closely with us on the making of YIOL) presented the film at the Entheo-Science Conference in Berlin.
16 September – Lesly Vela (Ancestral Seeds co-founder and producer of YIOL) and Neil White (Ancestral Seeds co-founder and director of YIOL) presented the film at the Bureau Centre for the Arts in Blackburn.
1st October – Lesly Vela presented the film at the Beyond Psychedelics conference in Prague.
18th October – Lesly Vela, Neil White and David Gellman (Psychiatrist at the University of Southern California and worked closely with us on the making of YIOL) presented the film at Leeds University. Special thanks to Dr. Joey Whitfield, Dr. Rebecca Jarman and Dr. Thea Pitman.
19th October – Lesly Vela and David Gellman presented the film at the University of Manchester. Special thanks to Dr. James Scorer and Dr. Lúcia Sá. You can read a lovely write-up of it here.
26th October – Lesly Vela, Neil White, David Gellman and Sean Lovell presented the film at University College London. Special thanks to Dr. Par Engstrom, Dr. Oscar Martinez Gonzalez and Dr. Graham Woodgate.
2nd November – Lucy Bott (Ancestral Seeds volunteer) presented the film at the University of Liverpool. Special thanks to Dr. Niamh Thornton.
26th November – Lesly Vela presented the film at La Casa de Las Burbujas in San Antonio, Cali, Colombia. Special thanks to Mauricio Sanchez Aristizabal.
12th January 2017 – Lesly Vela and Neil White presented the film at the Central European University School of Public Policy in Budapest. Special thanks to Dr. Julia Buxton, Olena Fedyuk, Susanne Lane, Jeremy Braverman and Yoni Goldstein. Here is another lovely article about the event.
Thanks to everyone who has come to see the film and for joining in with some interesting and lively discussion!
If you haven’t seen it yet, there are still plenty of opportunities 😀 Details coming soon of the next screenings and we’re very much looking forward to seeing you all there!