Stowe Palm Springs Retreat Nov, 2019Monday, April 20th, 2020
For the second year in a row, I attended the Stowe Story Labs Retreat in Palm Springs. The creativity, companionship, education and food could not have been better! I hope to return fall 2020! Founders/Organizers David Rocchio and David Pope are gems!
Athena Film Festival 10th AnniversaryMonday, April 20th, 2020
AFF #10 was amazing, and I was lucky to attend in NYC before COVID-19 shut everything down. Panels, films, writers’ day, everything was top notch. Cannot wait for next year!
NOVA Film Fest AwardsSunday, April 14th, 2019
Honored to receive “Best Local Screenplay” and “Best Romance” awards at the 2019 NOVA Fest. Highlights included an amazing panel discussion on Film Financing and Distribution. Thank you Frederico Mico for an incredibly well run program!
Athena Film Festival – NYCWednesday, April 10th, 2019
Spent an amazing few days in early 2019 at the Athena Film Festival at Barnard College celebrating fierce and fearless women leaders! #Inspiring!
WIFV-DC knows how to throw a holiday party!Wednesday, April 10th, 2019
Stowe Story Lab Palm Springs – November 2018Sunday, November 25th, 2018
David Rocchio and his team of tireless volunteers and mentors are true to their mission to support the collaborative process and help writers get work made and seen. My week at “A Place In the Sun” was inspiring, educational and crazy fun!
Athena Film Festival Screenwriting Lab LA – June 2018Sunday, November 25th, 2018
A dream come true! Selected to workshop a script in an all-female environment. Brilliant writers, dedicated mentors, volunteers, industry experts and so much more. #Gamechanger.
NOVA Film Fest – May 2018Sunday, November 25th, 2018
Thank you Fernando and team for a terrific event. Special Shout-out to Michael Uslan for the inspiring talk and advice!
Artemis Women in Action Film Festival- April 2018Sunday, November 25th, 2018
An unbelievable experience! Honored my script was selected, amazed by the panels of wise women in the industry and thankful for the hard work by Melanie and her team!
Thank you WIFV for a great Holiday PartyWednesday, February 1st, 2017
Thanks Women in Film & Video for a great night of networking and a delicious assortment of appetizers and drinks. I’m already looking forward to next year!