ANNA GUTTO ON DIRECTING OSCAR WINNERS JULIETTE BINOCHE AND MORGAN FREEMAN ON HER FIRST FEATURE “PARADISE HIGHWAY”

Today I am so happy to have with me writer director Anna Gutto whose debut feature Paradise Highway is screening at the Locarno Film Festival this weekend which is very exciting and it’s also available to stream right now on different platforms like Amazon and Apple TV. Paradise Highway is a thriller about a female […]

Part 2 – ESRA SAYDAM AND NISAN DAG ON CO-DIRECTING THEIR AWARD WINNING FIRST FEATURE “ACROSS THE SEA”

Welcome to the second part of our interview with directors Esra Saydam and Nisan Dag who are discussing with us the making of their first feature film as a directing team. You can find the first part of the interview HERE. In this second part, we will be discussing the production process, lessons learned and […]

Part 1 – ESRA SAYDAM AND NISAN DAG ON CO-DIRECTING THEIR AWARD WINNING FIRST FEATURE “ACROSS THE SEA”

Hello everybody. This is Film Mamma, I’m Thais Drassinower and today I am very excited because I have not just one, but two very talented directors that are gonna discuss with us the making of their first feature. Esra Saydam and Nisan Dag co-directed ACROSS THE SEA, which won the Audience Award at the Slamdance […]

ELLIE FOUMBI ON DIRECTING HER FIRST FEATURE “MON PÈRE, LE DIABLE”

Happy International’s Women’s Day! May we keep seeing more and more of the world through women’s eyes. May we keep hearing our stories and shifting the narrative to build a future where all girls can dream and dare to be whatever they want to be. Today, I am excited to have a very special guest, […]

INTERVIEW TO FILMMAKER MELINA LEÓN ON HER FIRST FEATURE “CANCIÓN SIN NOMBRE”

Happy #femalefilmmakerfriday everyone! In honor of Peruvian Independence Day this past July 28th, I am proud to bring you our first interview with Peruvian director MELINA LEÓN. Melina talked to me about her magnificent first feature CANCIÓN SIN NOMBRE (Song Without A Name) which premiered at the Director’s Fortnight section in Cannes last year and […]