Hey everyone! Today on Local Ladies, we have an interview that I am SO excited to share with you. Amy Adrion is the director of Half The Picture, a documentary film celebrating female directors! What is Half The Picture? HALF THE PICTURE is a feature documentary that celebrates the groundbreaking work of women film directors, … Continue reading An Interview with Amy Adrion, Director of Half The Picture
Hello lovelies! Today on the blog we have the wonderful Jasmine Williams. We loved interviewing this boss babe, so check out her full interview below! Tell us a little bit about yourself. I’m Jasmine and I’m the founder of Jasmine Williams Media, a content and social media consultancy based in Toronto. I specialize in creating … Continue reading An Interview with Jasmine Williams
Hello, lovelies! This weekend is the Breakthroughs Film Festival in Toronto, a festival featuring short films created by women all around the world and I was so thrilled to talk to Ashley Catania, the Chair of the Board of Directors for the festival! If you want to purchase tickets for the festival, you can do … Continue reading An Interview with Ashley Catania from the Breakthroughs Film Festival.
Hello lovelies! So, listen. I don't fangirl often, but after I watched Jessica, Jessica, I fangirled like crazy during this interview. Jessica, Jessica was such a real, hilarious portrayal of women and I was so happy to speak to Jessica Hinkson and Jessica Greco about their short film. Jessica, Jessica is the story of two … Continue reading An Interview with Jessica Hinkson and Jessica Greco from Jessica, Jessica.
Hello, everyone! In 2016, when I started Local Ladies, one of the first people I interviewed was Erin Bagwell, the director of Dream, Girl. Her film was one of my largest inspiration for the Local Ladies series and it was released online for the whole world to see on May 9th. The film is an … Continue reading An Updated Interview With Erin Bagwell, Director of Dream, Girl
This Wednesday, April 18th is National Canadian Film Day, a day all about celebrating Canadian cinema. This year, films from Canadian women are being given the spotlight, which we just think is the greatest thing ever! In anticipation for Wednesday's nation-wide movie celebration, we have created a list of five films from Canadian women that … Continue reading Five Must-See Films Directed By Canadian Women
This week I am attending the Zonta Film Festival in Kitchener-Waterloo, a festival showcasing films that matter and are inspired by women. 9 films are being screened between November 8-10th, some of which have Q&A’s with the director afterwards. I had the opportunity to interview Lisa Lightbourn-Lay and Rhonda-Marie Avery, the director and the star … Continue reading An Interview With Lisa Lightbourn-Lay and Rhonda-Marie Avery, Director and Star of 8% No Limit