In this episode we talk with the talented actor, writer, director Wonder Russell about her upcoming directorial effort “See You On the Other Side”. We also touch on all things acting and craft as well as what it is about to live a creative existence. It’s always fun to talk to Wonder. She has a sharp wit and a big heart.
Wonder Russell is an Actor, Producer, and Screenwriter.
Wonder got her degree by pursuing studies in four countries across three continents, including the New York Film Academy. She is an actress who also writes and/or produces her own projects. Connect To, her first short film, has screened in 7 festivals and won 2 awards so far.
A snippet from a Film Courage article on Wonder Russel and her short film Revelation.
Her first short film as producer, CONNECT TO (Dances with Films 2011), won nine film festival awards, including Best Drama, Best Film and Best Score. Her second project, THE SUMMER HOME, a project she co-wrote, starred in and produced, won Best Drama at the FirstGlance Film Festival in Hollywood. Her third, REVELATION – this time as producer and director – opened the 2012 Flyway Film Festival before being released online.
Acting and producing credits include REVELATION (Flyway 2012), THIS IS OURS (Dances with Films 2012), SUMMER HOME (Best Drama, FirstGlance Hollywood 2012), CONNECT TO (Best Regional Film, Tacoma
Film Festival 2011), JAGGER GRAVNING SYNDROME (Grand Jury Prize, Seattle True Independent Film Festival 2010), PERFECT 10 (Seattle International Film Festival 2010).
She is also the recipient of the prestigious 2012 Spirit of the Flyway Film Festival award for her contributions to the indie film community, embodying the passion of indie filmmaking and supporting the work of others.”
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“Instead of digging through my email every time someone asked for advice, I decided to aggregate them here: a comprehensive how-to of first hand experiences and tips from the crowdfunding world.” — Wonder Russell
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