My most recent short, "Backpedals", will be premiering at the Short. Sweet. Film. Fest in Cleveland, OH on Saturday, March 3rd.
Read up all about it here: https://www.clevescene.com/scene-and-heard/archives/2018/02/13/this-years-short-sweet-film-fest-to-feature-more-than-100-films
Honored to be one of the six selected finalists in the Narrative Short Category in the prestigious 60th CINE Golden Eagle Awards for my short film, "Céline". This same category was awarded to Steven Spielberg for one of his first short films, along with many of my greatest inspirations - Thank you to my incredible cast and crew of CÉLINE for making this possible. If you haven't seen the film yet, here's a link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xdxCBGOl8OA
My short film, "Céline", which just screened in France in the Cannes Court Métrage of the 2017 Cannes Film Festival. The film was created with a 100% female crew. It has also screened at the Short. Sweet. Film Fest and won a "Women Filmmaker" Award at the Accolade Global Film Competition.
From My Head To Hers has won the "Best of the Fest" award at the Short. Sweet. Film Festival this past weekend - to learn more about the festival, check out their website: http://shortsweetfilmfest.com/
Starting this week, I will be an intern at both Village Roadshow Pictures and ImageMovers. Village Roadshow is located a block away from Beverly Hills. Some of their films include The Great Gatsby, The Matrix trilogy, and American Sniper. ImageMovers is Robert Zemeckis' production company, which is located on the backlots of Universal Studios. Some of their films include Cast Away, The Polar Express, and Flight.
"The Waiting Game" has won Best Short Form - Fiction from the 2015 National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) - Lower Great Lakes chapter / This picture is what the Student Production Award pillar looks like - Here is a link to the results:http://www.nataslgl.org/student_spa_winners.php
I'm so honored to have received 7 awards at the 2015 Golden Lion Awards Film Festival
• "Best of Show" - The Waiting Game
• "Best Cinematography" - Carrie's Wish
• "Golden Lion Award - Short Film" - The Waiting Game
• "Golden Lion Award - Informational / Educational" - Modern Voice
• "Golden Lion Award - Alternative" - Who Are You?
• "White Lion Award - Short Film" - Carrie's Wish
• "Mountain Lion Award - Informational / Educational" - Bison TV Program
Check out more about the festival at their website: http://goldenlionfilmfestival.com/
After being accepted into both of my top choice schools, The University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts and New York University Tisch School of the Arts. This was a very tough decision, but I decided to commit to USC! I am so excited to move to LA in the fall + major in Film & Television Production as the Class of 2019.
I was just notified that I have been accepted to Chapman University as a Dean's Scholar, which means that I will receive a $15,000 scholarship annually!
My film, "The Waiting Game", is an official selection for the Cleveland International Film Festival. The showing is on Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 @ 9:20 PM. If you have interest in seeing the film, more information is on the site: http://www.clevelandfilm.org/films/2015/the-waiting-game
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My film, "The Waiting Game", won Best High School Docu-Drama at the 12th International Student Film Festival Hollywood! I won Best High School Experimental at this festival last year as well.