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Alive in Heaven – the Film

The Book: “Alive in Heaven” is being made into a feature film. The Movie rights are under contract and this real life story of tragedy, hope and healing is planned to hit the big screen.

A Message from the Executive Producer

I met Mark Canfora about 5 years ago at a screening of a previous faith based film I produced called LOVING THE BAD MAN.  Mark had driven 8 hours to attend the screening and to meet Stephen Baldwin and me.  I was so impressed with Mark’s commitment to his ministry and the power in his message that we immediately agreed to work together to bring Mark’s book and life’s story to the big screen.  I want to make this film because I believe we can change lives and provide hope and inspiration to millions of people in the world who have suffered immeasurable loss and tragedy.

Please join me in supporting this film financially so that we can adapt the book to a screenplay, hire a casting director and advance this project to the next stage along the path of making the film ALIVE IN HEAVEN a reality!

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Thomas V. Conigliaro

Executive Producer

Thomas V. Conigliaro has enjoyed a very rewarding career on Wall Street starting with Merrill Lynch in 1987. Over the next 17 years at Merrill Lynch, Mr. Conigliaro's experiences led him to senior roles in sales & trading, sales management and executive positions in the securities services business. Goldman Sachs recruited Tom in 2003 to build an independent research business. This led to the creation of a private equity portfolio called Hudson Street which culminated in minority investment stakes and exclusive distribution agreements with 11 leading research firms. In 2011, Tom decided to leave Goldman Sachs to focus his attention on film production where he was able to uniquely combine his business acumen and passion for film. Through, Tom's production company Eastlake Films, he has produced/executive produced several feature film projects including LOVING THE BAD MAN, AFTERMATH, SALVATION BOULEVARD, SAMUEL BLEAK, MISSED CONNECTIONS, THE RUNNER and an international co production SOS LOVE: THE MILLION DOLLAR CONTRACT. Tom also produced a TV pilot in January 2012 called CAPTAIN BLACKOUT.

Mr. Conigliaro earned his Bachelor of Science degree at Widener University in 1985 where he was a member of the 1981 NCAA Division III National Championship Football team. Tom went on to earn an M.B.A. from the University of South Florida in 1986 and was awarded the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (C.F.A.) in 1994. Tom lives in the New York Metropolitan area with his wife Lisa and four children.