Filipinos have long been famous for belting out covers that sound so close to the original, astounding listeners with their talent. For Arnel Pineda, doing covers in dive bars of the legendary 80’s band Journey became his ticket to fame when the band members chose him to replace lead singer Steve Perry, after discovering him through YouTube.
Don't Stop Believin’: Everyman’s Journey is a feature-length documentary film about Journey and Arnel Pineda. The film premiered at a gala screening at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival, was closing night film of the San Francisco International Film Festival, and the opening night film of 2012 Silverdocs Film Festival.
It won the audience awards at the Traverse, New Hampshire, and Palm Springs International Film Festivals and had its international premiere at the Dubai International Film Festival. The film was released theatrically and on all digital platforms including Amazon, iTunes, and Video on Demand.