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NEIFA's Inner Circle Podcast

Welcome to NEIFA’s Inner Circle, a show where we talk to industry insiders like actors, directors, cinematographers, writers, producers, presented by the New England International Film Awards.

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Transforming Stage and Screen | NEIFA's Inner Circle | Episode 005 With Tara Bissett
25:42

Transforming Stage and Screen | NEIFA's Inner Circle | Episode 005 With Tara Bissett

In this episode we explore the vibrant career of Tara Bissett, a Montreal-born actress and creative powerhouse. With over 25 years in performing arts, Tara's journey from visual arts to stage and screen is nothing short of inspiring. In this episode, we delve into her versatile performances across North America, her transition into screenwriting with her debut script "Roed," and her profound impact on the performing arts. Don't miss this deep dive into the life of an artist who continually reinvents the realms of acting and creativity. Subscribe and stay tuned for more! 👥 Host: Gerardo Saenz 🎙 Guest: Tara Bissett Read More About Tara Bissett: https://www.newenglandifa.com/post/transforming-stage-and-screen-tara-bissett Learn More About "Roed": https://www.newenglandifa.com/roed New England International Film Awards 🎬 Celebrating filmmakers worldwide 🌟 Honoring cinematic excellence 🏆 Recognizing emerging talent 🎥 Stay tuned for film updates Submit your work NOW! 👇👇👇 https://www.newenglandifa.com/film-submissions NEIFA's Inner Circle....►http://neifasinnercircle.com/ The NEIFA Store.........►http://theneifastore.com/ The NEIFA Times.......►http://theneifatimes.com/ Facebook...................► https://www.facebook.com/realnewenglandifa/ Instagram..................► https://www.instagram.com/newenglandifa/ Twitter........................► https://twitter.com/newenglandifa LinkedIn.....................► https://www.linkedin.com/company/newenglandifa/ Submit.......................► https://www.newenglandifa.com/film-submissions
Bridging Worlds Through Animation | NEIFA's Inner Circle | Episode 004 with Lisa Zhang
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Bridging Worlds Through Animation | NEIFA's Inner Circle | Episode 004 with Lisa Zhang

In our latest episode featuring Lisa Zhang, a talented Animation Director and Designer based in New York, originally from China. In this insightful video, we delve into Lisa's artistic journey, her unique perspective on 2D animation, and how her cultural experiences have influenced her work. Discover the story behind her compelling thesis film "Hobo" and her aspirations for future animation projects. Don't miss this exclusive look into the world of a rising star in the animation industry. Subscribe for more content and hit the bell icon for updates! 👥 Host: Gerardo Saenz 🎙 Guest: Lisa Zhang Read More About Lisa Zhang: https://www.newenglandifa.com/post/bridging-worlds-through-animation-lisa-zhang Learn More About "HOBO": https://www.newenglandifa.com/hobo New England International Film Awards 🎬 Celebrating filmmakers worldwide 🌟 Honoring cinematic excellence 🏆 Recognizing emerging talent 🎥 Stay tuned for film updates Submit your work NOW! 👇👇👇 https://www.newenglandifa.com/film-submissions NEIFA's Inner Circle....►http://neifasinnercircle.com/ The NEIFA Store.........►http://theneifastore.com/ The NEIFA Times.......►http://theneifatimes.com/ Facebook...................► https://www.facebook.com/realnewenglandifa/ Instagram..................► https://www.instagram.com/newenglandifa/ Twitter........................► https://twitter.com/newenglandifa LinkedIn.....................► https://www.linkedin.com/company/newenglandifa/ Submit.......................► https://www.newenglandifa.com/film-submissions
From Outback to Hollywood Film Pioneer | NEIFA's Inner Circle | Episode 003 With Simon Smithers
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From Outback to Hollywood Film Pioneer | NEIFA's Inner Circle | Episode 003 With Simon Smithers

🎥 Welcome to NEIFA’s Inner Circle, a show where we talk to industry insiders like actors, directors, cinematographers, writers, producers, presented by the New England International Film Awards Join our charismatic host, Gerardo Saenz, and adept interviewer, as they engage in a compelling dialogue with the seasoned filmmaker, Simon Smithers. 🌟 Brought to you by the New England International Film Awards, Film Visionary Spotlight transcends the conventional, providing profound insights from directors, writers, producers, and luminaries in the film domain. It's your premier destination for untold stories and insider perspectives. 🎬 In this riveting episode, Gerardo Saenz welcomes Simon Smithers, a creative force with over four decades of experience spanning film, TV, and digital media. Explore Simon's remarkable journey, from his early days in the Australian film scene to his pivotal roles as a producer, director, sound editor, and film editor. Uncover the passion and dedication that define Simon's creative process, unveiling the stories behind his contributions to Australian, Hollywood, British, and international co-productions. 🔍 Keywords: Film Visionary Spotlight, Gerardo Saenz, Simon Smithers, filmmaking, film industry, exclusive interview, behind the scenes, producer, director, sound editor, film editor, Australian cinema, Hollywood, British cinema. 💬 Insights from the Maestro: Gain valuable perspectives as Simon shares the intricacies of his extensive career and the profound impact of storytelling on diverse media platforms. Discover the challenges and triumphs behind Simon's ventures, offering a unique glimpse into the dynamic world of film production. 🌈 Aspiring Filmmakers Take Note: Dive into Simon's advice for budding filmmakers, highlighting the importance of autonomy, kindness, and persistence in navigating the ever-evolving landscape of the film industry. Learn how experience, collaboration, and staying true to your passion can pave the way for a successful career. 🎥 Stay Connected: Subscribe now for an intimate exploration of the cinematic world. Hit the notification bell to stay updated on our latest episodes and witness firsthand the captivating stories and insightful perspectives that define the Film Visionary Spotlight. 🎬✨ 👥 Host: Gerardo Saenz 🎙 Guest: Simon Smithers Read more about Simon Smithers: https://www.newenglandifa.com/post/simon-smithers-from-outback-to-hollywood-film-pioneer Learn More About "A World of Difference": https://www.newenglandifa.com/a-world-of-difference New England International Film Awards 🎬 Celebrating filmmakers worldwide 🌟 Honoring cinematic excellence 🏆 Recognizing emerging talent 🎥 Stay tuned for film updates Submit your work NOW! 👇👇👇 https://www.newenglandifa.com/film-submissions NEIFA's Inner Circle....►http://neifasinnercircle.com/ The NEIFA Store.........►http://theneifastore.com/ The NEIFA Times.......►http://theneifatimes.com/ Facebook...................► https://www.facebook.com/realnewenglandifa/ Instagram..................► https://www.instagram.com/newenglandifa/ Twitter........................► https://twitter.com/newenglandifa LinkedIn.....................► https://www.linkedin.com/company/newenglandifa/ Submit.......................► https://www.newenglandifa.com/film-submissions
Revolutionizing Filmmaking | NEIFA's Inner Circle | Episode 002 With Ruben Islas
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Revolutionizing Filmmaking | NEIFA's Inner Circle | Episode 002 With Ruben Islas

🎥 Welcome to NEIFA’s Inner Circle, a show where we talk to industry insiders like actors, directors, cinematographers, writers, producers, presented by the New England International Film Awards. In this episode, join our charismatic host in-depth interviewer, Gerardo Saenz, as he engage in a compelling conversation with the visionary filmmaker, Ruben Islas. #RubenIslas #Filmmaker #Director #Producer #GrandaveCapital #CinematicJourney #FilmIndustry #DramaticLiterature #FinalVow #Filmography #Inspiration #Authenticity #CreativeProcess #OvercomingObstacles #Storytelling 🌟 Brought to you by New England International Film Awards, Cinematic Chronicles goes beyond the screen, providing profound insights from directors, writers, producers, and other luminaries in the world of cinema. It's your one-stop destination for untold stories and insider perspectives. 🎬 In this riveting episode, Gerardo Saenz welcomes Ruben Islas, a master storyteller with a multifaceted portfolio as a director, writer, and producer. Dive into the depths of Ruben's cinematic journey, from his roots in Los Angeles to his impactful roles in the film industry. Explore the passion and dedication that drive Ruben's creative process and discover the stories behind his notable films, including "Final Vow," "Righteous Thieves," and "7th & Union." 🔍 Keywords: Cinematic Chronicles, Gerardo Saenz, Ruben Islas, filmmaking, film industry, exclusive interview, storytelling, behind the scenes, director, writer, producer, Final Vow, Righteous Thieves, 7th & Union. 💬 Insights from the Maestro: Gain valuable perspectives as Ruben shares the intricacies of his filmmaking experiences and the profound impact of storytelling on society. Uncover the inspiration behind "Final Vow" and the creative process that brought this impactful film to life. 🌈 Student Filmmakers Take Note: Delve into Ruben's advice for aspiring filmmakers, emphasizing the importance of breaking barriers and "getting out of your own way." Learn how experience, collaboration, and staying true to your passion can shape a successful career in the film industry. 🎥 Stay Connected: Subscribe now for an intimate look into the cinematic world. Hit the notification bell to stay updated on our latest episodes, and witness firsthand the captivating stories and insightful perspectives that define the Cinematic Chronicles. 🎬✨ 👥 Host: Gerardo Saenz 🎙 Guest: Ruben Islas Read More About Ruben: https://www.newenglandifa.com/post/ruben-islas-revolutionizing-filmmaking-with-creative-brilliance Learn More About "Final Vow": https://www.newenglandifa.com/final-vow New England International Film Awards 🎬 Celebrating filmmakers worldwide 🌟 Honoring cinematic excellence 🏆 Recognizing emerging talent 🎥 Stay tuned for film updates Submit your work NOW! 👇👇👇 https://www.newenglandifa.com/film-submissions NEIFA's Inner Circle....►http://neifasinnercircle.com/ The NEIFA Store.........►http://theneifastore.com/ The NEIFA Times.......►http://theneifatimes.com/ Facebook...................► https://www.facebook.com/realnewenglandifa/ Instagram..................► https://www.instagram.com/newenglandifa/ Twitter........................► https://twitter.com/newenglandifa LinkedIn.....................► https://www.linkedin.com/company/newenglandifa/ Submit.......................► https://www.newenglandifa.com/film-submissions
Exploring the Journey of a Rising Star | NEIFA's Inner Circle | Episode 001 With Christina Urias
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Exploring the Journey of a Rising Star | NEIFA's Inner Circle | Episode 001 With Christina Urias

#NEIFAInnerCircle #ChristinaUrias #FilmIndustry #ExclusiveInterview #NEIFA 🌟 Join us on NEIFA’s Inner Circle, the show where we dive deep into the world of cinema, chatting with industry movers and shakers. In this episode, our host Gerardo Saenz sits down with the versatile Mexican American talent, Christina Urias — a powerhouse in the entertainment industry. 🎬 About Christina Urias: Discover the journey of a writer, producer, and actress who made her mark with a stunning debut in "Divorce Bait," where she not only showcased her acting prowess but also contributed as a writer. Her breakout role in the acclaimed film "Final Vow" earned her critical acclaim and a prestigious award at the Boston Film Festival. 📝 The Last Call (Clay) and Gringo Hunters: Christina's storytelling brilliance continues in 'The Last Call' (also known as 'Clay'), a project set to debut soon. Get a sneak peek into her latest endeavor, "Gringo Hunters," currently in post-production, promising to captivate audiences once again. 🌟 Rising Star in the World of Cinema: As Christina shares her experiences and insights, witness the journey of a rising star with a multifaceted talent, captivating audiences and leaving an indelible mark on Hollywood. 🏊‍♀️ Beyond the Silver Screen: Did you know Christina has been a lifelong swimmer? Join us as we explore her passion for swimming, love for boxing, and fascination with mixed martial arts. 🎥 Presented by NEIFA: NEIFA’s Inner Circle is brought to you by the New England International Film Awards, connecting you with the industry's best and brightest. Don't miss this exclusive interview shedding light on Christina Urias's remarkable career. 👥 Interviewer: Gerardo Saenz 🎙 Interviewee: Christina Urias Read more about Christina: https://www.newenglandifa.com/post/behind-the-scenes-with-christina-urias-exploring-the-journey-of-a-rising-star-in-entertainment Learn More About "Final Vow": https://www.newenglandifa.com/final-vow New England International Film Awards 🎬 Celebrating filmmakers worldwide 🌟 Honoring cinematic excellence 🏆 Recognizing emerging talent 🎥 Stay tuned for film updates Submit your work NOW! 👇👇👇 https://www.newenglandifa.com/film-submissions NEIFA's Inner Circle....►http://neifasinnercircle.com/ The NEIFA Times.......►http://theneifatimes.com/ Facebook...................► https://www.facebook.com/realnewenglandifa/ Instagram..................► https://www.instagram.com/newenglandifa/ Twitter........................► https://twitter.com/newenglandifa LinkedIn.....................► https://www.linkedin.com/company/newenglandifa/ Submit.......................► https://www.newenglandifa.com/film-submissions
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