Subject: Idaho’s Chronic State marijuana documentary is now available
Friends, the Idaho premiere of Chronic State was a great success. Held at the historic Egyptian theater in downtown Boise, audience members were introduced to Idaho’s new marijuana education campaign “KeepIdaho” (KeepIdaho.org) before watching a powerful one-hour documentary that reveals the true consequences of legalization. This was followed by a panel discussion that included some of the amazing experts who appear in the film: Jo McQuire, Dr. Libby Stuyt, Dr. Brad Roberts, Aubree Adams, and Lynn Riemer.
The event concluded with a standing ovation from most members of the audience.
Chronic State was produced by DrugFree Idaho in partnership with the fantastic documentary film team of Ronn Seidenglanz and Tanya Pavlis (Sidewayz.com). Sidewayz previously produced our amazing youth video called Natural High. https://vimeo.com/181200245.
Although Chronic State was produced in Idaho as part of our statewide marijuana education efforts, it is being made available to everyone. After watching it, I am confident that each of you will find ways that it can benefit your state.
Chronic State can be accessed through the DrugFree Idaho website (www.drugfreeidaho.org).
Idaho’s new media campaign can be seen here: http://keepidaho.org.
Please forward these resources to everyone you know. If this information is widely shared with legislators, other public officials, community stakeholders, youth, and the general public, it will greatly assist you in your efforts to expose the real consequences of legalization.
To help us evaluate the impact of the film, we would greatly appreciate hearing from you regarding public showings and the number of audience members.
Best wishes to you all. Monte