This past month saw not one, but two, Double Down Film Show listeners and community members get major recognition for their new projects and some great ink in major publications. I've kept in touch with both of these filmmakers as they launched these projects and it's always mad inspiring to watch filmmakers and projects grow and take off.
In case you missed the news...
LORIEN GREEN, GETS A WRITE UP IN WIRED MAGAZINE FOR HER DOC, GOING CARDBOARD
Peep this article about first time filmmaker, Down and Dirty DV fan and self-admitted geeky mom, Lorien Green's, new documentary Going Cardboard: A Board Game Documentary. You go girl!
Check out the Wired Magazine Article.
AL THOMPSON'S JOHNNY B. HOMELESS WEB SERIES TAKES TOP PRIZE AT THE NEW YORK TV FESTIVAL
Long-time actor and emerging filmmaker, Al Thompson's new web series, Johnny B. Homeless, starring Saturday Night Live cast member, Kenan Thompson, just won The Audience Choice Award at the New York TV Festival.
Peep the article in The Hollywood Reporter.
Proof positive that hustle, drive and creativity can still overcome a lack of resources. Congrats to these original members of the Double Down Film Community. Don't stop. Get it. Get it.