Film Promotional Tools

The documentary Beyond Laughter & Tears: A Journey of Hope gives a voice to the nearly 2 million people living with PseudoBulbar Affect (PBA). The film profiles real people with PBA and serves as a powerful tool to raise awareness of this often misunderstood condition.

The PBA film screening tools provide local and national advocacy groups with just about everything they need to host a successful screening of Beyond Laughter & Tears: A Journey of Hope:

1 Order the film screening kit

  • Beyond Laughter & Tears: A Journey of Hope DVD

2 Review step-by-step instructions

  • Starter Guide

3 Get the word out early & often

  • Movie posters
  • Digital invitations
  • Newsletter copy
  • E-mail copy

4 Share on social media

  • Cast clips video

Access these tools below to get started.

  • Starter Guide

    Offers practical step-by-step advice for using each of the film promotional tools to host a successful screening of Beyond Laughter & Tears: A Journey of Hope.

  • Movie Posters

    Hang movie posters around town. Customize the poster with your organization’s name, and the location, date and time of the screening. The poster measures 11’’ x 17’’ for easy printing.

  • Digital Invitations

    Send prospective attendees these professional-looking, customizable digital invites. Just add where and when your organization’s screening of the film will take place in the editable fields. (Be sure to follow-up with a reminder e-mail if you haven’t received an RSVP.)

  • Screening Event Newsletter Copy

    Use this pre-written copy to spread the news about your screening of Beyond Laughter & Tears: A Journey of Hope and PBA in an upcoming issue of your newsletter. The Microsoft® Word format makes it easy to use in your online or printed newsletter.

  • Announcement to Chapter Newsletter Copy

    Use this pre-written copy to spread the news to your local chapter affiliates about screening Beyond Laughter & Tears: A Journey of Hope and PBA in an upcoming issue of your newsletter. The Microsoft® Word format makes it easy to use in your online or printed newsletter.

Order your free screening kit

Each film screening kit contains:

  • The Beyond Laughter & Tears: A Journey of Hope DVD, featuring multiple versions of the film and behind-the-scenes footage
  • Movie facts with answers to frequently asked questions about the film, cast, crew, and production
  • A discussion guide to help start a conversation about the film and PBA
  • Facts about PBA

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