PATRINELL selected for the Christian Family Film Festival

We are really looking forward to attending the Christian Family Film Festival “Christmas Fest” on the weekend of Dec 7-8th in Ellington, NY. From the CFFF website: ” ​The rural town of Ellington, NY is a unique, different type of setting for the CHRISTIAN FAMILY FILM FESTIVAL. Dedicated to honoring films based on Biblical ideals NOT Hollywood ideals. It is a smaller, intimate, one on … Continue reading PATRINELL selected for the Christian Family Film Festival

Four film festivals in one week!

Patrinell: The Total Experience screened at four film festivals during the past week, and somehow the Patrinell Team managed to attend all of them! On October 11th, the Social Justice Film Festival screened our film in Seattle’s Central District at the Northwest African American Museum before an enthusiastic audience. The focus of COURAGE: the 8th Social Justice Film Festival was on showcasing “fresh voices and … Continue reading Four film festivals in one week!

PATRINELL wins “BEST WASHINGTON MADE FILM” at EFF

We are thrilled to receive the “Best Washington Made Film” award at the 15th Annual Ellensburg Film Festival! Thanks so much to all the cinephiles who came out on a beautiful autumn Sunday afternoon to watch Patrinell: The Total Experience in Central Washington University’s historic McConnell Auditorium! Photographs by Katya Palladina. Continue reading PATRINELL wins “BEST WASHINGTON MADE FILM” at EFF

PATRINELL wins BEST FEATURE at Local Sightings Film Festival

Patrinell: The Total Experience won the Best Feature award at the Local Sightings Film Festival in Seattle. Director of Photography Katya Palladina was present to accept the award on Sept 29th at the NW Film Forum from festival director Vivian Hua. The Patrinell Team is incredibly honored and thrilled to be recognized for our contribution to Seattle’s independent cinema scene! Continue reading PATRINELL wins BEST FEATURE at Local Sightings Film Festival

Audience applauds PATRINELL at the 17th Oakland International Film Festival

Pastor Patrinell Wright, former Total Experience Choir chaparone Robert Stephens Jr., producer/co-director Tia Young, and co-director Andrew Elizaga flew down from Seattle for the screening of Patrinell: The Total Experience at the 17th Oakland International Film Festival on Friday, Sept 27th. The film played at the Jack London Regal Cinemas in front of an enthusiastic audience, and was preceded by a beautiful and moving narrative short titled … Continue reading Audience applauds PATRINELL at the 17th Oakland International Film Festival

Screening date set for UNAFF Opening Night

We are thrilled beyond belief to have Patrinell: The Total Experience screening on opening night at the United Nations Association Film Festival (UNAFF) following opening words by Palo Alto, California Mayor Eric Filseth and dissident artist-in-exile Ai Weiwei’s Yours Truly Documentary. The festival choice of opening night films highlights the importance of artists’ voices in 21st century social justice movements. Patrinell screens on THURSDAY October … Continue reading Screening date set for UNAFF Opening Night

PATRINELL screens at PROJECT PILGRIMAGE fundraiser at Seattle Center

What audience members are saying about PATRINELL from Baby Seal Films on Vimeo. Patrinell: The Total Experience screened at Seattle Center on Tuesday Sept 18th at McCaw Hall’s Nesholm Family Lecture Hall as part of a fundraiser for Project Pilgrimage. Our “cast members” Jessica “Jai” Howard, Gregory Staten, Robert Stephens Jr., and Pastor Patrinell Wright were present for the Q & A afterwards, where they … Continue reading PATRINELL screens at PROJECT PILGRIMAGE fundraiser at Seattle Center