For everyone excited about License to Operate airing on Viceland, please note that we received word that the network has a scheduling conflict and has postponed the original air date. We will update you as soon as we receive a new premiere date. Thanks so much for your ongoing support with this exciting announcement!
We made License to Operate to help amplify the work these gang interventionists are doing. Campaign US explored the film's origins through a conversation with Producer Michael Wallen. Click below to read more.
"But most compelling about the film is that it never feels exploitative, urgent or treacly."
Adweek published an incredible article about License to Operate today that dives into the true meaning and purpose behind LA's gang intervention movement. Read the full story now: http://bit.ly/23ezeTZ
Set on the streets of LA’s most dangerous neighborhoods, “License to Operate” tells the uplifting story of enemies turned allies as former rival gang members forge an unprecedented alliance to make a change in communities still ravaged by violence. Download it now on Amazon.com:http://amzn.to/1PMf3KG
License to Operate is a #documentary that tells the unprecedented story of ex-gang members in #LA who are working in coordination with local law enforcement to help rebuild the communities they once destroyed. The inspiring story of unlikely alliances and unprecedented collaboration is now available for download on iTunes: http://apple.co/1sJ1eCd
We made License to Operate because we all believe in the same goal: a better future for everyone no matter what your neighborhood, background, or socioeconomic position.
Premiering in NYC for the first time ever, catch License to Operate at the African Diaspora International Film Festival on Dec. 13! Here's more info: http://bit.ly/1MEUubT
Hey, thanks LAist for including License to Operate in your list of the week's 20 best events!
We're humbled and honored to be receiving such great feedback. Huge thanks to West Seattle Herald for today's beautiful review.
"LTO is the kind of raw straightforward story that needs to be told. A story that not only needs to be told for people to be aware, it’s a story for people to have hope."
Thank you seattlepi.com for the incredible review. Read the full review below!
We were beyond honored to work with the legendary Pete Carroll on License to Operate. If you're in the Seattle area, join us for the worldwide premiere at the Seattle International Film Festival on May 26 at 8 pm: http://bit.ly/1K2Se0T