"Above the Bamboo Room" is a documentary film about Christy Tengs Fowler, chasing her dream to become Dr. Phil's personal songwriter. Inspired by his "just do it" attitude, Christy began writing songs based on Dr. Phil's advice. Her "Dr. Phil Project" takes her on an exhausting journey from Alaska to Nashville to Los Angeles and back again. An inspiring true story about chasing the dream as told by those that she serves every day.
In this excerpt from the film, Sara Chapell, columnist for the local paper, The Chilkat Valley News, reads the article she wrote about Christy and the Dr. Phil project, and gives some insight into what it's like to stumble on a story that is more than you expect.