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Woman In Film: Why I’m An Actress and Filmmaker

  I am a woman of and in film! What does this mean to me? I live, breathe, and think film in all that I do. It means that potentially working 12 to 16 hour for days, back-to-back, actually excites me and gets me up in the morning. It means that every second of the day, amidst my many tasks at hand, I’m concocting stories to bring to life through the silver screen (and developing the team to execute it). Why film? Reason One: because I’m a visual learner. And I know I’m not the only one!  (Laughs) Why film? Reason Two: because I can exercise more than one skill at a time. (I’ll give you a specific example shortly.) Furthermore, the community of talents that are collectively of the same mind in bringing a single concept to fruition is extraordinary—an intricate, complex, and beautiful 3-D puzzle made up of abundant pieces and moving parts coming together to achieve and complete an original and exclusive image! There is nothing like it, for all walks of …