Exclusive Interview with Monique Needham – “Someone told me a story about a date where the guy got up to go to the Cashpoint when the bill arrived”

Cashpoint, the short film by the incredibly talented director Monique Needham tells a story which we believe a lot of women will be able to relate to, especially in today’s society when it comes to online dating. We had the absolutely pleasure of talking to Monique and ask her about the inspiration behind the short, whether she is planning to turn Cashpoint into a feature … Continue reading Exclusive Interview with Monique Needham – “Someone told me a story about a date where the guy got up to go to the Cashpoint when the bill arrived”

Monique Needham’s internet dating comedy ‘Cashpoint’ selected for London Independent Film Festival

Starring Ani Nelson (Roadkill) and Kadeem Pearse (Chewing Gum) Monique Needham’s directorial movie debut Cashpoint shares the story of a young woman’s internet date. This revealing comedy will screen in competition at the London Independent Film Festival this month. Camille decides to go on a date with a guy she met on a dating app. Cautious at first, she is eventually won over by his looks and charm. … Continue reading Monique Needham’s internet dating comedy ‘Cashpoint’ selected for London Independent Film Festival

Interview With Monique Sorgen – “While movie making is never easy, there’s also a magic that happens when you make a movie”

Monique Sorgen’s short film Sorry, Not Sorry, which was inspired by a poem written by the great William Carlos Williams’ “This is Just to Say” tells a hilarious and relatable tale about a couple, whose one-upmanship reaches unexpected heights! We had the absolute pleasure of talking to this brilliant director/writer/producer about the cast in the film, the positive things she experienced whilst making this short, … Continue reading Interview With Monique Sorgen – “While movie making is never easy, there’s also a magic that happens when you make a movie”

Hearth director Sophie B. Jacques “it’s been easier for men to get financing for their movie”

Have you ever wondered what might happen if you rented your house out for the weekend to complete strangers? Have you ever wanted to place cameras around the house or would you rather not know? Writer/Director Sophie B Jacques’ Hearth shares the story of a couple who seem to rent a house for a romantic weekend. We got the chance to talk to this very … Continue reading Hearth director Sophie B. Jacques “it’s been easier for men to get financing for their movie”

Pendulum Director and Star Lauren Cooney “we were stuck onboard a train for nearly 60 hours”

The Sci-Fi Drama ‘Pendulum’ was only released a few days ago on ‘Dust’ and has already racked up nearly a million views. We managed to catch up with the star and director Lauren Cooney who is creating her own ground-breaking films. Lauren Cooney’s transcendent film was inspired by Gareth Edwards’ Monsters and tells the story of a generation born knowing the end of the world is imminent. After … Continue reading Pendulum Director and Star Lauren Cooney “we were stuck onboard a train for nearly 60 hours”

Director Monique Sorgen’s marital comedy Sorry, Not Sorry screening at Oscar Qualifying Cleveland International Film Festival 

Starring Wallace Langham (CSI, The Larry Sanders Show), Jessica Oyelowo (A United Kingdom, Alice In Wonderland) and M. Emmet Walsh (Blade Runner, Raising Arizona, Blood Simple). Director Monique Sorgen’s short Sorry, Not Sorry, which was inspired by William Carlos William’s 1934 poem This is Just to Say, tells a humorous and relatable tale about being in a couple. This entertaining short film has been selected for numerous high profile film … Continue reading Director Monique Sorgen’s marital comedy Sorry, Not Sorry screening at Oscar Qualifying Cleveland International Film Festival 

Pendulum Producer Lisa Jacobi “I look for bravery in the story being told, and in the characters playing out the narrative.”

Producer Lisa Jacobi takes the time out of her busy schedule to talk to us about her latest film ‘Pendulum’. This female led Sci-Fi has just been released on Dust. Lauren Cooney’s transcendent film Pendulum was inspired by Gareth Edwards’ Monsters and tells the story of a generation born knowing the end of the world is imminent. After enjoying an award-winning festival run this powerful film will be … Continue reading Pendulum Producer Lisa Jacobi “I look for bravery in the story being told, and in the characters playing out the narrative.”