Tribeca 2018: Aaron Lieber, Producers talk Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable

Following a screening of Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable during the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival, Solzy at the Movies spoke with director Aaron Lieber along with producers Penny Edmiston and Jane Kelly Kosek. Thanks for joining us.  How much of a thrill was it to premiere the film at Tribeca? Aaron Lieber:  Being here in Tribeca, I’ve never been in a festival and this is my first feature-length documentary.  So to be here in Tribeca, New York,…

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Tribeca 2018: Sam Johnson talks Earthy Encounters

Writer-director Sam Johnson spoke to Solzy at the Movies during the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival about his new short film, Earthy Encounters. Thank you for joining Solzy at the Movies today.  How are things treating you? Sam Johnson:  Hi Danielle, I’m great! Thanks so much for the interest in Earthy Encounters – Earthy Encounters has a sense of adventure that tonally matches up with Steven Spielberg’s classic, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial.  Sam, how did you come up with the idea for…

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Tribeca 2018: Richard Raymond talks Souls of Totality

As the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival kicked off, director Richard Raymond spoke with Solzy at the Movies about the short film, Souls of Totality. Thanks for joining us today.  How are things treating you? Richard Raymond:  Very well.  This is my first major film festival for any of my films.  I couldn’t be happier.  I’m so proud of the team and everyone’s effort to be here. It’s been great—really great. How much of a thrill…

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Tribeca 2018: Rachel Myers talks Wendy’s Shabbat

Wendy’s Shabbat filmmaker Rachel Myers chatted with Solzy at the Movies prior the film holding its New York premiere at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival. Thanks for joining us today.  How are things treating you? Rachel Myers:  Fantastic.  It’s a sunny day here in Los Angeles so never complained here. How thrilled are you to be making the New York premiere of Wendy’s Shabbat at the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival? Rachel Myers:  It took my breath…

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SXSW 2018: Mary Neely talks Pink Trailer

During the 2018 SXSW Film Festival, multi-hyphenate Mary Neely sat down with Solzy at the Movies to discuss the short film, Pink Trailer, in addition to filmmaking influences. How much of a thrill is it to premiere Pink Trailer at SXSW? Mary Neely:  It’s so amazing.  It’s so cool.  It’s actually our North American premiere.  We had the world premiere in Iceland at the Reykjavik International Film Festival.  That was really cool but I was…

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SXSW 2018: Gabe Silverman, Fiona Dawson talk TransMilitary

Directors Gabe Silverman and Fiona Dawson stopped by Solzy at the Movies to discuss their new documentary, TransMilitary, which premiered at the 2018 SXSW Film Festival. Thanks for joining us today.  How are things treating you? Fiona Dawson:  Thank you so much for all your cheerleading and support of TransMilitary. We’re so pleased that you like it. Congrats on your new film, TransMilitary, premiering at SXSW and taking home an Audience Award for the Documentary…

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SXSW 2018: Daryle Lamont Jenkins talks Alt-Right: Age of Rage

Activist Daryle Lamont Jenkins chatted with Solzy at the Movies about Alt-Right: Age of Rage during the 2018 SXSW Film Festival. Thanks for joining us.  How is your SXSW? Daryle Lamont Jenkins: This is my very first SXSW. I haven’t got a chance to take in everything yet but hopefully I can. I’ve always wanted to come down here for 20 years or so but certainly didn’t have the money or the time. Now I…

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Madeline Walter talks Cold War

Actress Madeline Walter stopped by Solzy at the Movies to discuss her role in Cold War.  The indie comedy will be released on Digital HD and Video On Demand platforms on Friday, April 6th. Thanks for joining us today. How are things treating you? Madeline Walter: Things are good, thanks! My husband and I both recently traded the same cold back and forth for a couple weeks, so we were really living that Cold War…

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Eric Juhola talks Growing Up Coy

Eric Juhola stopped by Solzy at the Movies to discuss the Kickstarter campaign for Growing Up Coy. Thanks for joining us today.  How are things treating you? Eric Juhola:  You’re welcome and THANK YOU for your questions! With our final 5 days of the crowdfunding ahead, I’m anxious, excited, nervous, and hopeful 🙂 Where did the idea for the Growing Up Coy documentary come from and what made you feel like the person to direct…

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SXSW 2018: Michael Stahl-David talks We Win

Michael Stahl-David co-starred in last year’s SXSW Audience Award winner, The Light of the Moon, and returns to the film festival with the short film, We Win.  Stahl-David took some time this week to speak to Solzy at the Movies about the film and how it came together. Thanks for joining Solzy at the Movies today.  How are things treating you? Michael Stahl-David:  Hi Solzy! Thanks for your interest! Things are good – can’t wait to…

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