Interviews

Festival Interviews | Film Festivals | Filmmaking | Interviews | New England

2019 Online Film Festival Interview: BURNING MY TONGUE

17 Sep , 2019 | Written by Gloria Han | Posted by:

We caught up with director and writer Murphy McCann about how she conceived her film Burning My Tongue, as well as the importance of having the right people to support you while making a film.

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Festival Interviews | Filmmaking | Interviews | Massachusetts | New England

2019 Online Film Festival Interview: FOUR KEYS

16 Sep , 2019 | Written by Gloria Han | Posted by:

Filmmaker Israel Brooks talks about the making of the short film Four Keys, which is screening through October 15 as part of the 11th Annual Online New England Film Festival.

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Festival Interviews | Filmmaking | Interviews | Massachusetts | New England

2019 Online Film Festival Interview: SCHMOOPIE

15 Sep , 2019 | Written by Gloria Han | Posted by:

Mary C. Ferrara wrote, directed and stars in Schmoopie, about a woman, dealing with a breakup, gets an unexpected suggestion that changes her life.

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Festival Interviews | Filmmaking | Interviews | Massachusetts | New England

2019 Online Film Festival Interview: THE ALEXANDRA PROJECT

14 Sep , 2019 | Written by Gloria Han | Posted by:

The Alexandra Project is an epic re-imagining of Les Miserables, set in the township of Alexandra, South Africa.

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Festival Interviews | Filmmaking | Interviews | New England | New Hampshire

2019 FESTIVAL INTERVIEW: HAVE IT ALL

13 Sep , 2019 | Written by Gloria Han | Posted by:

In this five-minute comedy, a simple phone call is enough to catapult Jill down an impossible path until she discovers that the real enemy she’s up against…is expectation.

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Females in Film | Filmmaking | Interviews | Local Industry | New England

The Double Discrimination of Female Filmmakers

10 May , 2019 | Written by Suzy Cosgrove | Posted by:

A conversation with Michele Meek on gender disparity in filmmaking and her latest book Independent Female Filmmakers: A Chronicle through Interviews, Profiles, and Manifestos, available on Routledge and Amazon.

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Filmmaking | Interviews | Massachusetts | New England

Boston Sci-Fi Film Fest Interview: Paul J Salamoff

10 Feb , 2019 | Written by Suzy Cosgrove | Posted by:

Director Paul J Salamoff discusses his film Encounter, a science fiction film about an otherwordly object crashes into a field and into the life of artist Will Dawkins, and the metaphor of trying to find your way back from being lost.

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Animation | Filmmaking | Interviews | Massachusetts | New England

Boston Sci-Fi Fest Interview: Director Michael Neel

2 Feb , 2019 | Written by Suzy Cosgrove | Posted by:

Director Michael Neel discusses his film Infinite Santa 8000, a twist on the treasured legend, and how the director’s cut, screening at the 2019 Boston Sci-Fi Film Festival became a version of the film he always imagined.

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Documentary | Festival Interviews | Film Festival & Event Profiles | Interviews | Maine | Massachusetts | New England

2018 Festival Interview: Project Puffin

21 Sep , 2018 | Written by John W. Arvanitis | Posted by:

Project Puffin profiles the efforts of conservationists working on the coast of Maine to study, protect and nurture the United States’ only colony of puffins. In this interview with NewEnglandFilm.com, Vanessa Kahn, one of the writers and directors of Project Puffin, discusses how she got into filmmaking, where she’s headed, and, surprisingly, what the puffins taught her about filmmaking.

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Animation | Comedy | Festival Interviews | Film Festival & Event Profiles | Film Festivals | Interviews | Massachusetts | New England | Short Films

2018 Festival Interview: Liberty and Justice: A Cautionary Tale in the Land of the Free

20 Sep , 2018 | Written by John W. Arvanitis | Posted by:

Liberty and Justice get lost wandering through a dark wood in search of a new leader in this wordless stop-motion political satire.

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