Created for parents by the Speak UP! Underage Drinking Prevention Coalition, Our Stories offers compelling personal stories that convey the risks of teen alcohol use.  Our Stories won a 2008 Gold Aurora Award for superiority in film and video production for a documentary and an Honorable Mention from the 2009 Hermes Creative Awards.  

89% of parents said watching the film together with their teen helped them have a meaningful discussion.


I now feel more comfortable speaking to my parents and friends about drinking. –Student

Excellent DVD … a message my son will remember. –Parent

I just thought that the one time you make a mistake could be your last mistake. –Student

It certainly opened by eyes. –Parent

I had a really good talk with my mom and brother… now I’m even more convinced not to drink. –Student