Berangere Mcneese‘s ‘Matriochkas‘ tells the story of 16 year old Anna who unexpectedly falls pregnant, focusing on the important topics of teenage pregnancy, female sexuality and mother-daughter relationships. We spoke to Berangere about the inspiration behind the film, the themes explored and the characters portrayed. Where did you gain inspiration for Anna’s character? I think Anna is like many of us. She’s a teenager and … Continue reading Exclusive interview with ‘Matriochkas’ director Berangere McNeese
Director/ writer Anthony Nti and writer Chingiz Karibekov create an insightful perspective of child trafficking in Da Yie, a film follows two children and their brush with kidnapping. Set in Ghana where youth kidnappings are on the rise, the issue is not explained through statistics or graphs, but as an inconspicuous and covert operation. Awarded the Grand Prix at the 42nd International Film Festival Clermont … Continue reading DA YIE – Anthony Nti and Chingiz Karibekov use Ghana’s beauty to instil the audience with confusion
Director Andrew Montague’s Live-Action short My Other Suit Is Human focuses on a couple who struggle after losing their baby son. A film which touches on a heartbreaking loss that a lot of people in this world have experienced and has screened at many film festivals including the Oscar-qualifying HollyShorts Film Festival, we spoke to Andrew about the importance of this film and why he … Continue reading Exclusive Interview with ‘My Other Suit Is Human’ director Andrew Montague
Live-Action Short White Eye by director Tomer Shushan is not only a brilliant film but also an eye-opening film that addresses the topic of immigration. A film that is shot so beautifully, White Eye has won numerous amount of accolades including the Oscar-qualifying Awards at the 2020 SXSW Film Festival and the 2020 UrbanWorld Film Festival, Best Narrative Short Film Award at the Warsaw Jewish … Continue reading Exclusive Interview with ‘White Eye’ Director Tomer Shushan
We had the absolute pleasure of speaking with the Award-winning filmmaking duo The Bragg brothers; Austin and Meredith Bragg on their short film A Piece of Cake which focuses on a father (Mad Men’s Rich Sommer) who will do anything not to break his promise to his daughter, even if it means breaking the law! We had the pleasure of speaking with them both on … Continue reading The Bragg Brothers Interview – “Getting an Award from George Lucas was a fantastic, bizarre surprise”.