Connecting the World One Couple at a Time Winner Best Documentary at the 2009 LA Femme Film Festival in Hollywood, California, this new documentary about Hedy and Yumi Schleifer, is produced by two-time Emmy award-winning director Robyn Symon, who also directed Transformation: The Life & Legacy of Werner Erhard. Executive Producers Anne Dobbie & Dennis Ewasiuk, a husband and wife team who came to an Adventure In Intimacy workshop for couples, decided to capture Hedy and Yumi s story by producing this film. This is the story of Hedy and Yumi Schleifer, recognized amongst their peers as one of the world s most dynamic and inspiring relationship building teams. Fueled by their own emotional scars from the Holocaust and their power struggles during their four decades of marriage, Hedy and Yumi teach a skill set for couples that leads to passionate, rewarding, and lasting relationships. They now travel the globe promoting the power of connection among couples and nations. Follow Hedy and Yumi into their Adventure in Intimacy workshops in Vancouver, Vienna and Israel where you will witness the transformation of couples as they are Crossing the Bridge to each other, an intimate ritual designed to eliminate the emotional pollution that exists in the sacred space of our relationships.
Technically it is stunning the visuals, the music, and the symbols are so powerful…it will be a center piece of the Couples Counseling course I teach. –Bert Bertram, Ed. D. LMHC & LMFT
Someone asked me which films I liked best. Hedy and Yumi Schleifer s Crossing the Bridge. I encourage you all to see it. –Diane Sollee, Director of Smart Marriages Conference and Founder of the Coalition for Marriage, Family and Couples Education
The DVD brilliantly demonstrates the power of this (Imago) work. –Margery Silverton, LCSW-C, Relationship Counseling Services