Previous Festival Winner, Matthew J. Evans, Receives Art of Making Peace Award

Matthew Evans at Peace in the Streets FestivalCinema Verde would like to extend a big congratulations to filmmaker Matthew Evans on receiving the PeaceMaker Corps Association’s Art of Making Peace Award! This prestigious award was given to Evans for his short film, A Quest for Peace: Nonviolence Among Religions, which features personal interviews with Arun Gandhi, a grandson to Mahatma Gandhi. He was presented the award at the Peace in the Streets Film Festival on September 11.

Evans’ film was featured at CV’s 2013 Film & Arts Festival, being named the Best High School Film winner. Below is a link to his interview with the Huffington Post.

Teenage Filmmaker Matthew J. Evans Wins Prestigious Art of Making Peace Award