'Special Blood' Takes an Intimate Approach to Raising Awareness

Yes! Weekly

"'Special Blood' Documentary Review HAE"

Terra's Independent Voice

"Mosaic World Film Festival brings global storytellers to the Stateline."


"Dinwiddie mom spreads awareness about rare blood disease that killed son"

NBC 12

"Hereditary angioedema doc screens at Albany's Spectrum Theatres."

Albany Times Union

"[Special Blood] profiles four people living with hereditary angioedema."

NBC News Channel 13

"Award-winning documentary on rare blood disease shown in Tyler"

CBS 19

"Tyler woman with hereditary angioedema hosts local screening of documentary about the condition at Studio Movie Grill"

Tyler Morning Telegraph

"Documentary 'Special Blood' co-written, directed, produced by South Florida native"

Delray Newspaper

"'Special Blood' Documentary Follows 9-year-old with Rare Disease."

South Jersey Times

"Documentary showing in Winston-Salem looks at rare disease called hereditary angioedema"

Winston-Salem Journal

"Special movie showing provides insight into rare disease"

Sikeston Standard Democrat

"Alumna Natalie Metzger's Special Blood Screens in Los Angeles"


"Genetic Condition Causes People to Double In Size"

Opposing Views

"Натали Мецгер, режисерка : Со „Посебна крв“ сакав да го покажам човечкото лице на ретката болест ХАЕ"

Radio MOF, Macedonia

"Проекција на документарецот „Посебна крв“ утре во МКЦ

Plus Info, Macedonia

"Film 'Special Blood' helps patients to emerge from the shadows"

Nova Macedonia

Press Kit (pdf)

Upcoming Screenings

Puerto Rico

August 19

Long Beach Indie Film Festival

August 30 - Sept 3

Cinemark at the Pike Theaters
99 Pine Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90802


HAEA National Summit

Sept 15

Bloomington, MN


DISORDER: The Rare Disease Film Festival

Oct 2-3

Boston, MA


Duke University

Oct 14

Durham, NC

Past Screenings

Madrid, Spain

May 22

Hotel Auditorium Madrid
Avenida de Aragon No 400 Madrid 28022 Spain

San Diego, CA

July 7

Angelika Film Center - Carmel Mountain
11620 Carmel Mountain Rd, San Diego, CA 92128

San Antonio, TX

August 18

Alamo Drafthouse Park North
618 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78216

Mosaic World Film Festival

August 28

The New American Theatre at the Nordlof Center
118 North Main Street
Rockford, IL 61101

Fresno, CA

September 1

UA Broadway Faire Stadium 10
3351 W Shaw Ave, Fresno, CA 93711

Boca Raton, FL

September 8

Cinemark Palace 20
3200 Airport Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431

Albany, NY

September 15

Spectrum 8 Theatres
290 Delaware Ave, Albany, NY 12209

Los Angeles, CA

September 22

Laemmle's NoHo 7
5240 Lankershim Blvd, North Hollywood, CA 91601

Avon, CT

September 24

The Avon Free Public Library
281 Country Club Road, Avon, CT 06001

Cullman, AL

September 28

Carmike 10 - Cullman
1950 Marketplatz Center, Cullman, AL 35055

Perth, Scotland

October 1

The Salutation Hotel

Winston-Salem, NC

October 5

The Grand 18 - Winston-Salem
5601 University Parkway, Winston-Salem, NC 27105

Awareness Film Fest

October 11

LA Live Regal Cinema
800 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Philadelphia, PA

October 13

Landmark Ritz Five
214 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Tyler, TX

October 13

Studio Movie Grill
8954 S Broadway Ave, Tyler, TX 75703

Atlanta, GA

October 24

Regal Atlantic Station Stadium 16 & IMAX
261 19th Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30363

Fairfax, VA

October 27

Rave Motion Pictures Farfax Corner 14
11900 Palace Way, Fairfax, VA 22030

Riverside, CA

November 10

Regal Riverside Plaza Stadium 16
3535 Riverside Plaza Dr, Riverside, CA 92506

Ålesund, Norway

November 12

Nordisk Film Kino Løvenvold
Løvenvoldgata 11, 6002 Ålesund, Norway

Fredrikstad, Norway

November 13

Fredrikstad Kino
Boks 1405, 1602 Fredrikstad, Norway

Bristol, England

November 19

The Mercure Holland House Hotel

Spokane Valley, WA

December 5

Regal Spokane Valley Stadium 12
14706 E Indiana Ave, Spokane Valley, WA 99216

Cleveland, OH

December 7

Cinemark at Valley View and XD
6001 Canal Road, Valley View, OH 44125

Colonial Heights, VA

December 8

Regal Southpark Mall Stadium 16
300 Southpark Circle, Colonial Heights, VA 23834

Graz, Austria

December 12

Medical University of Graz

Sikeston, MO

December 13

Malco Sikeston Cinema Grill
1218 Cinema Drive, Sikeston, MO 63801

Skopje, Macedonia

December 17

Youth Cultural Center - Frosina theater
Kej Dimitar Vlahov 15, Skopje, Macedonia

Mountainside, NJ

January 5

AMC Loews Mountainside 10
1021 Route 22, Mountainside, NJ 07092

California Women's Film Festival
Los Angeles, CA

January 7

Acme Theater
135 N. La Brea Ave. Los Angeles CA 90036

New Albany, IN

February 2

Regal New Albany Stadium 16
300 Professional Ct, New Albany, IN 47150

Texarkana, TX

March 30

Cinemark Texarkana 14
4230 Saint Michael Dr, Texarkana, TX 75503

Madrid, Spain

April 1

Porto Alegre, Brazil

April 11, 25, 29

Cine Satander Cultural
Rua 7 de Setembro,
1028 - Centro Histórico, Porto Alegre - RS, 90010-191, Brazil

Cinema at the Edge Film Festival

April 29

Edgemar Center for the Arts
2437 Main Street
Santa Monica, CA 90405

Melbourne, Australia

May 13

Yugoslav Film Archive

May 16