Cast of “What’s Love Got To Do With It” film by Sofia Wellman
Sofia Wellman said it was an honor to interview people who are top experts in their field. Their dedication to their work is exemplary. The combination of their knowledge, passion, and personality culminated into a thought-provoking film. Many thanks to Dan Siegel, Michael Beckwith, James Van Praagh, Allan Schore, Pat Ogden, Beatrice Beebie, Kathy Steele, Alan Sroufe, Randi Kreger, Barbara Findeisen, Gloria Karpinski, Nancy Canning, Jon Robson, Anjli Hinman, Stephanie Rimka, Shirley Chambers, Gay Baynes and Alok Agrawal.
Additional thanks to Beth Riedler, Render Register-Walker and Marcie Smedlund for sharing their personal stories at the expense of being vulnerable. What they revealed about themselves is above and beyond what people typically share, even though we can all relate to what they expressed in the film.
Everyone's interview was a contribution to the film's process. Even though these fascinating individuals are not in the film, Sofia is grateful that they allowed her to interview them. Thank you, Barbara Bue, George Downing, Annie Ermanis, Bee Herz, Jerome Kagan, Herb Kaighan, Susan Kolb, Charles McCall, David Savage, Ella Smedlund, Shepard Smedlund, Walker Smedlund, William Smedlund, Jessica Spencer and Howard Steele.
Dan Siegel, MD
Interpersonal Neurobiology, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Founding Co-Director of the Mindful Awareness Research Center and Author
Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith
Founder and Spiritual Director of Agape International Spiritual Center and Author