Blog Archive

NY reviews are in: UOS "infectiously persuasive"

Three days after the theatrical release of UNDER OUR SKIN, enthusiastic reviews are accumulating. Stephen Holden, top film critic at the The New York Times called it "heart-rending" and an "...

Jun 22, 2009

UNDER OUR SKIN emerging in theaters: Join the movement

This is our chance to get the issue of Lyme disease (and the broken healthcare system it uncovers) before a mainstream audience. But we must come out in numbers so that UNDER OUR SKIN will open in...

Jun 13, 2009

Lyme discoverer Willy Burgdorfer breaks silence on heated controversy

On February 28, 2007, the UNDER OUR SKIN film crew interviewed Willy Burgdorfer, Ph.D., M.D., and Scientist Emeritus at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), for three hours at his home in...

Jun 9, 2009

Voting for change...at the box-office

Our friends at the California Lyme Disease Association (CALDA) just wrote a new blog about the importance of filling theaters during the upcoming theatrical release of UNDER OUR SKIN. We thank them...

May 31, 2009

Hiding an epidemic: Our broken Lyme reporting system

One thing I’ve always found puzzling is why the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) continues to disseminate misleading data from a Lyme disease tracking system that undercounts human cases by a...

May 11, 2009

Bringing the Lyme film to a theater near you

Five years ago, film director Andy Abrahams Wilson and the Open Eye Pictures crew set up a camera at the “Hope To Heal” Lyme conference, and asked the attendees to, “Tell us your Lyme disease...

May 2, 2009

Canucks rock! UOS racks (-up more awards)

Last week UNDER OUR SKIN came to Canada to play at the Okanagan International Film Festival in the breathtaking lake region of British Columbia's Okanagan Valley. The Canadian Lyme Disease...

Apr 30, 2009

Uncover the Epidemic - We need your help!

It has been quite a busy and eventful year for UNDER OUR SKIN, with accolades from audiences and press worldwide. At film festivals, we've received five "Best Documentary" awards, two "Audience...

Apr 24, 2009

Turning awareness into action

From Maine to Texas to Georgia to the Carolinas to DC, UNDER OUR SKIN is being used in an unprecedented way to impact Lyme disease policy on the local, state and national levels. We invite you to...

Apr 19, 2009

Art helps heal

We've received many positive reviews of our posting of Lyme-inspired music, with the common mantra of the power of art to help heal. So we're posting a new blog with this self-portrait by Linda...

Apr 14, 2009