To watch the film, if you live in Canada, simply go to iTunes and search for Grass Fed. Or, this link should take you right there. The film can also be streamed or rented on Google Play here.
|Mike in Venice Beach, CA|
|Mike and his wife, Monika Schmidt, at home in Montreal|
|Mike and "Dr. Dina", cannabis provider to the stars, in Hollywood|
As Mike exclaims in the film: "Medicine never tasted so good."
|Mike with Bob Eschino and Joshua Fink at the Incredibles medicated chocolate bar factory in Denver|
Grass Fed contains highlights of Mike Paterson’s live standup act taped at Montreal’s famed Comedy Nest. Grass Fed was filmed in Montreal, Smiths Falls (Ontario), Laguna Beach, Los Angeles, Denver and Cancun.
|Mike with company president Mark Zekulin and cannabis grower Corey Evans at Canada's largest licensed producer of medical marijuana, Tweed, in Smiths Falls, Ontario.|
|A full house at Santé Cannabis|
|From LT: Ezra Soiferman (director/camera), Monika Schmidt & Mike Paterson (Grass Fed stars), |
Adam Greenblatt & Erin Prosk (Co-Founders of Santé Cannabis)
CityLife on MaTV Montréal - TV Interview with me by host Tina Tenneriello (starts at 43:20)
Montreal Gazette - Bill Brownstein Article & bonus yoga video by the Gazette photographer Pierre Obendrauf.
The Suburban - Article by Mike Cohen. "Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is somewhat busy these days, but it would be interesting to get his take on Muse Entertainment’s excellent new feature-length documentary called Grass Fed about marijuana edibles... Find a way to see it. You won't be sorry!” - Mike Cohen, The Suburban
CBC-Radio - Daybreak interview featuring Mike Paterson and Ezra Soiferman with host Mike Finnerty.
CHOM-FM - Radio interview featuring Mike Paterson and Ezra Soiferman with hosts Terry Dimonte and Heather Backmon.“Ezra Soiferman is one of my favorite documentary filmmakers.” - Terry Dimonte, CHOM-FM
Lift Cannabis - Review of Grass Fed by Owen Smith. "Grass Fed is funny, informative and inspirational all at once….Mike’s life-altering journey offers something for everyone. With very little experience but a lot of determination, Mike shows what’s possible with a combination of exercise, support, courage and cannabis… Grass Fed’s high quality production and enjoyable soundtrack make it a highly recommended movie for Canadians interested in cannabis.” - Owen Smith, LiftCannabis.ca
Civilized - Podcast interview with Mike Paterson by James Mullinger. "I'm a massive, massive fan of Grass Fed…I absolutely loved the documentary. It’s a beautiful film. What’s amazing about it, as well as being hilarious, it’s truly heartwarming." -James Mullinger, Civilized
Canadian Jewish News - Article By Jonathan Dick
The Comedy Wives Blog - Eight or More Things You Need to Know About Grass Fed by Mike Paterson's wife Monika Schmidt.
Green Rush Daily - Blog post by Chuck Ludley. “…stories like this could go a long way in helping to change cultural attitudes.” Chuck Ludley, GreenRushDaily.com
Wise Women Canada - Devouring Cannabis - Op-ed by Ezra.
Interview with Mike Paterson & Ezra Soiferman on the Tweed Vault blog.
And, please remember to visit and Like the film's Facebook page! Lots more cool stuff there.