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Stephanie Lassiter & Rosemary Gramajo Quiñones – Art of Me is Helping People Tell Their Stories

Rosemary describes the cold reality of deportation in her story ‘The Effects’ that won her the Art of Me’s “What is Power & Community?” contest.

The Effects, is the story a family's bond challenged by deportation. It was written by 16-year-old, Rosemary Gramajo Quiñones. Rosemary is the first contest winner for Art of Me's, "What is Power & Community?" story contest. Rosemary Gramajo Quiñones along with Stephanie Lassiter sat down with Leon to tell you more.

Here are the questions Leon asked:
What type of organization is Art of Me?
Why is the contest theme, What is Power & Community?
Rosemary, what inspired you to write the story The Effects?
Let watch the trailer?
Rosemary what would you like for viewers to take away after watching your film and the behind the scenes?
What can people do if they want to write a story? What can people do if they want to see the film?
What should people expect when they attend the Private Screening of the film, The Effects?