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Media advisory: Canada gets UNPLANNED webinar, slated for June 27

Join Abby Johnson and filmmakers for a webinar about the Canadian release of the film UNPLANNED and learn how to help fill theaters across the country

WHAT — Join Abby Johnson, a prominent pro-life activist and former director of a Planned Parenthood clinic; writers/directors Cary Solomon and Chuck Konzelman; Canada Wants UNPLANNED’s Faytene Grasseschi; and Ruth Shaw, executive director of the National Campus for Life, for a webinar about the Canadian release of UNPLANNED, a dramatic — and true — account of a former Planned Parenthood superstar. Leaders around the nation on the front lines for the culture of life will learn how to prepare and mobilize around UNPLANNED, which has the power to turn the tide on abortion in Canada when it’s released nationwide July 12, 2019. Media are invited to listen in to the call.

WHEN and WHERE — Thursday, June 27 at 1 p.m. ET/12 p.m. CT/10 a.m. PT.

Register to join via this link.

WHO
● Abby Johnson, founder and director of And Then There Were None, and subject of the film UNPLANNED, based on her book of the same name
● Cary Solomon and Chuck Konzelman, writers/directors of UNPLANNED
● Faytene Grasseschi, founder of Canada Wants UNPLANNED and a Canadian pro-life advocate and TV personality
● Ruth Shaw, executive director of the National Campus for Life

ABOUT UNPLANNED — UNPLANNED is the inspiring true story of one woman’s journey of transformation. All Abby Johnson ever wanted to do was help women. As one of the youngest Planned Parenthood clinic directors in the nation, she was involved in upwards of 22,000 abortions and counseled countless women about their reproductive choices. Until the day she saw something that changed everything. UNPLANNED will be released in theaters throughout Canada on July 12, 2019. UNPLANNED was released widely in American theaters on March 29, 2019, and earned a coveted A+ CinemaScore and No. 4 ranking at the box office, grossing more than $18 million to date despite the fact that the MPAA categorized the movie with an R rating and multiple television networks and digital platforms refused to run advertisements for the film. For more information about the movie, please visit www.unplannedfilm.com and unplannedtickets.com.

MORE INFORMATION — For more information, or to schedule an interview with Abby Johnson, Faytene Grasseschi or Ruth Shaw, please contact Lisa Wheeler (404-519-1987
or [email protected]) or Alexis Walkenstein (561-445-5409 or [email protected]) of Carmel Communications.

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