As both a cannabis historian and filmmaker, Brian produced a five-part series of short films on the history of the cannabis movement including interviews with cannabis industry experts and pioneers. The content rich storytelling spotlights the movement from 1967 to 1996, and cannabis as a counterculture symbol and medical application.
From untold stories of legendary activists, famous pot-heads, to raids, busts, murder threats, medical miracles and the secret story of marijuana legalization, they have been screened in film festivals both in the United States and internationally. Credits include Mill Valley Film Festival, New York Cannabis Film Festival, Palm Springs LGBTQ Film Festival, Voiceless Film Festival in Oakland, and more.
Brian offers film screenings and speaking engagements that brings to life the fascinating history of the cannabis movement.
The Secret Story: How Medical Cannabis Was Re-Legalized in the US
A story of Dennis Peron, Brownie Mary, on others who fought for the the legalization of Cannabis in the US. Activism, history, writing legislation and documenting the strategic political battle that was waged in the name of legalized marijuana, human rights & patient rights.
THE CANNABIS TRAIL presents Pebbles Trippet
Legendary activist and re-known for The Trippet Standard law protecting cannabis transport rights…..peek into the life of Pebbles Trippet, Mendocino County. Hear the stories behind the cannabis curtain and feel the history of Emerald Country. The Cannabis Trail – a Documentary Series.
THE CANNABIS TRAIL Tim Blake
Climbing the ranks in dealing, the birth of indoor, founder of the Emerald Cup…peek into the life of Tim Blake from Mendocino County. Hear the stories behind the cannabis curtain and feel the history of Emerald Country.
Wendy Read Herbalist Final
Wendy Read is an herbalist in Mendocino County. A biochemist, she has been perfecting her craft in whole plant medicine for nearly 30 years. She is a cannabis therapy expert.
THE CANNABIS TRAIL presents Sherry Glaser
Cannabis juice, a boy with brain cancer, recounting a raided…peek into the life of Sherry Glaser from Mendocino County. Hear the stories behind the cannabis curtain and feel the history of Emerald Country.
Mill Valley Film Festival
London Cannabis Film Festival, Voted Best Documentary
Colorado International Cannabis & Hemp Film Festival
Wicked Queer: The Boston LGBT Film Festival
New York Cannabis Film Festival, Trailblazer Award Winner
Palm Springs LGBT Film Festival
Voiceless Film Festival
CMG Film Festival
Palm Springs Cannabis Film Festival
Colorado International Activism Film Festival