Co-sponsored by the Healthy Alaskans Coalition and Mary Katzke of Affinityfilms.
Partners in Healing is the fifth documentary film with support materials created by Affinityfilms, Inc. to comfort, inform, and empower people facing medical challenges. Affinityfilms, Inc. a nonprofit media production company based in Alaska since 1982. Other related films included Between Us, Beyond Flowers, Quiet War, and Survive and Thrive.
A new documentary film about integrative medicine created to provide an introduction for anyone wishing to take an active role in health and healing.
Introduces yoga, massage, meditation, reflexology, Zentangle, acupuncture, traditional healing, nutrition, craniosacral therapy, exercise, activism, and advocacy as healing modalities.
This 46-minute documentary film features practitioners and patients from Alaska in a variety of locations across the state. Designed to be healing in style and presentation, the film moves smoothly between 12 modalities of integrative care with connecting commentary by two experts in the field, Dr. Lyn Freeman and Dr. Gary Ferguson. Locations range from the Kenai Peninsula to Ketchikan to Southcentral Alaska. Finding and appreciating the natural beauty around us by connecting to nature is healing. The original soundtrack to the film, composed by Brian Satterwhite has been created to be supportive and relaxing as well. The mission of Partners in Healing is to provide a safe, gentle introduction to some of the many ways to become involved in one’s own healing.