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! 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.
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
Hi friends. The Guelph Film Festival is this weekend, and it is showcasing some really incredible films this year. In addition to it’s great selection of interesting films, the festival also has some really fantastic venues (such as the Golden Bus!). The festival runs from November 3rd-6th, and even though I am unable to attend, I highly … Continue reading An Interview With Una Lorenzen, Director of ‘Yarn’
A series about women in film, made by women in film. I know it sounds too good to be true, but it’s really happening. Or Die Trying follows the stories of four millennial women working in the Los Angeles film industry. The series has just recently started production, and it looks like the representation that women … Continue reading An Interview With The Brilliant Women Behind ‘Or Die Trying’
Hello, lovelies. You may remember that a few months ago, I attended a screening of Dream, Girl with The Rhyze Project and other incredible local women. We all loaded up on to a school bus and road-tripped to a different town to see the film, and it was SO worth it. Dream, Girl is a … Continue reading An Interview With Erin Bagwell, Director of Dream, Girl