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Into the Light - screening and artist talk

Mary Irwin Theatre at the Rotary Centre for the Arts

421 Cawston Avenue

Kelowna, BC

In person Film & video Photography

Into the Light is a short documentary that follows Kelowna's Michelle Behr (Okanagan Photography), who uses photography to support local men in their challenges with mental health. By focusing on men’s resilience, Michelle finds inspiration to overcome her own trauma. Michelle's work can be seen in the Atrium and Atrium Display Cases at the Rotary Centre for the Arts throughout September and October 2020. This screening is an extension of her work and will be followed by an artist talk featuring Michelle and some of her photography subjects - men overcoming their mental health challenges. Tickets to the event are free, with donations gratefully accepted and going directly to the artist. Confirming your reservation in advance is strongly recommended as space is limited due to covid-19 safety measures. Reserve here: Please note: masks are mandatory in the Mary Irwin Theatre and social distancing will be in effect. Visit for more information about covid-19 safety measures at the venue. This is a TELUS STORYHIVE production. TELUS STORYHIVE supports compelling, original stories told by filmmakers from BC and Alberta by providing production funding, training and exposure to new audiences.

Sat 17 Oct
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Memorable and Vibrant Okanagan Photography (Men's Voices Feature)

This event is free and will be accepting optional pay-what-you-may donations for admission.

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Memorable and Vibrant Okanagan Photography

Mama Bear to two young boys, Michelle is a heart-centered Mompreneur who wants to uplift you with wedding, portrait, family, and event photography. She holds a Masters degree in Counselling Psychology and practices therapeutic photography. Michelle enjoys fundraising for the community with the Hope Card postcard and canvas print series, and the Men's Voices coffee table book and documentary. Read more about the community fundraising projects the Hope Card Series and the Men’s Voices initiative. Michelle is based in Kelowna, B.C., and happy to travel worldwide to capture your uplifting moments.

This event is part of a hub:

Rotary Centre for the Arts

Rotary Centre for the Arts Kelowna, BC

The Rotary Centre for the Arts (RCA) is a multi-use arts facility located in the heart of Kelowna's Arts & Cultural District.​ With a mission to celebrate, nurture, and promote the arts through diversity, entertainment, and education, the...


421 Cawston Avenue

Kelowna, BC

Event Contact

Culture Days Coordinator




This event has gender-neutral washrooms, and is wheelchair accessible.