Author Archives: Mark Valley

Volunteer Filmmaking in Kenya for

This promotional short film tells the story of medical technology start-up MAISHA MEDS in East Africa who’re sourcing, and forecasting quality medications for rural pharmacies and their patients. Film EP Maisha Meds CEO Jessica Vernon in collaboration with her in-country team and full support of The Kenyan Pharmacy and Poisons Board.

Writer/Camera/Director: Mark Valley

Editing: Alberto Gutierrez

Production: Maisha Meds, Mike Lolly & Alex Kenya

Filmed in Kenya in September 2018


Maple City Films

Good News for Podcast

We Are The Mighty – an LA based veteran and military development start-up has joined the Live Drop team.  They will assist with development, locations, post production and broadcasting with their slate of three new podcasts.  I’m excited about this.  More to come.

The Writers Guild Foundation Veterans Writing Project

Many thanks to generous mentors and volunteers of The Writers Guild Foundation Veterans Writing Project workshop – @wgfoundation #wgfvets. And great to see the usual suspects – Ruty Rutenberg @ruty1532, Thom Tran @_thomtran and #jaredday.