Ann is a passionate advocate for humanity, giving voice to the human experience as a documentary film maker, holistic educator, and social advocate for the human condition. She is not afraid of tackling difficult topics and facilitating hard conversations promoting hope, healing and awareness with a desire to inspire action for social change and transformational growth.
She spreads her message of love and human connection through education, awareness, kindness and compassion by teaching humans how to understand other humans. Approaching such topics as mental health, homelessness, suicide, trafficking, trauma, ptsd, lgbtqia+, women's issues, domestic violence, grief and more.
Ann has been personally impacted by addiction, suicide, and losing a child. She hopes to focus future projects on bringing light to these topics and the impact of mental health.
Ann has a Bachelor of Divinity in Ministerial Counseling and Metaphysical Healing, is a published author, a transformational coach and pop-folk artist. Ann is the mother to three beautiful children, four grandchildren, and one grey fluffy cat.
She lives in Tempe, Arizona with her partner, her cat and her step-dog.
More about Ann:
*Ann is a grantee from the Arizona Commission On The Arts for Ann Cabano Films
*Idaho Humanities Council grantee for The Forgotten Boise 7
*Ann is the co-winner of the Non-Profit of the Year Award from Natural Awakening Magazine for ONe TRUe LOVe.
*Ann was an entrepreneurial incubator co-selectee at Seed Spot for ONe TRUe LOVe.
*Ann was a grant nominee from the Awesome Foundation for The Just Be Love Project.
*Ann was a grant nominee from The Film Fund for The Forgotten Boise 7
*Ann's projects have been featured on Idaho News 6 (ABC), MSN, Yahoo News, The East Valley Tribune Arizona, 91.9 WFPK Kentucky, 94.9 The River Boise & KWSS 93.9 Phoenix.
*Ann's film The Box:Out of the Impossible streamed on Films for Change in 2022 available on Roku, Amazon FireTV, AppleTV and AndroidTV.
*Ann has won 14 awards and has been nominated for 6 on the Indie Film Festival Circuit.
Making the Difference; Filmmaker Advocacy - Worldwide Women's Film Festival - Stronger By This
Best Public Service Announcement - Olympus Film Festival - Stronger By This
Audience Choice Award - Worldwide Women's Film Festival - The Box: Out of the Impossible
Social Awareness Award; Award of Prestige - Vegas Movie Awards - The Box: Out of the Impossible
Best Indie Feature - Vegas Movie Awards - Moving Ashley
Best Director - The Buddha International Film Festival - The Box: Out of the Impossible
Best Indie Film - New York International Film Awards - Moving Ashley
Best Documentary Short - Mediterranean Film Festival Cannes - The Box: Out of the Impossible
Merit Award of Awareness; Doc Feature - Awareness Film Festival - The Box: Out of the Impossible
Award of Merit Use of Film / Video for Social Change - Impact Doc Awards - The Box: Out of the Impossible
Award of Merit; Best Documentary Feature - Impact Doc Awards - The Box: Out of the Impossible
Best Music Video; Special Mention - Accord Cine Fest - Freedom
Judges Choice Award;Documentary - Human Trafficking Awareness Film Fest - The Box: Out of the Impossible
Best Music Video - Worldwide Women's Film Festival - Freedom
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