WIFVNE Member Spotlight: Liane Brandon

Liane Brandon is an award-winning independent filmmaker, photographer, and University of Massachusetts/Amherst Professor Emerita. She was one of the first independent women filmmakers to emerge from the Women’s Movement. She is a co-founder of New Day Films, the nationally known cooperative that pioneered in the distribution of feminist/social issue films and videos. Her photography credits […]

WIFVNE Member Spotlight: Heather Cassano

Heather Cassano epitomizes how independent documentary producers are connected in the local film community, learning from one another: she teaches documentary production in Boston to students and finds mentorship for herself from seasoned pros, such as those in the The Non-Fiction Cartel.  Heather’s first feature-length documentary, “The Limits of My World” was a huge challenge personally and professionally, […]

Hunt’s Pro Video Road Show Sale & Demo

Register now!  https://edu.huntsphoto.com/hunts-pro-video-road-show-sale-demo/ April 25, Holyoke, MA  12pm-8pm April 26, Providence, RI 10am-6pm April 27, Hanover, MA  9am-4pm May 3, Boston 11am-7pm May 25, Cambridge, MA  10am-6pm June 8, Manchester, NH 10am-6pm   Join Hunt’s at their many Hunt’s Photo locations for their Pro Video Road Show Sale & Demo! This event is Free and […]

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#HerStory Alin Halajian

Alin Halajian of Massachusetts – Actress/Producer/Stage Manager/Wedding Planner – Member of WIFVNE   What’s the best part about your work? What I love about my work is that my career and a passion come together. In the business world, I specialize in wedding & honeymoon planning, as well as invitation and product design. I love […]

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#HerStory Stacy Buchanan

Stacy Buchanan of Massachusetts – Senior Producer @ WGBH // Co-founder & Producer @ Wicked Bird Media   What’s the best part about your work? My co-workers, work environment, and the creative freedom I have on projects.   What challenges have you’ve faced in this industry as a woman? Being taken seriously/seen as an equal/professional/peer, […]

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#HerStory Jessica Jones

Jessica Jones of Maine – Production Supervisor   What’s the best part about your work? The stories I get to share with the community.   What challenges have you’ve faced in this industry as a woman? I’ve noticed that asserting my opinion or constructive criticism is sometimes met with resistance or doubt when other male […]

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#HerStory Ann Marie Charland

Ann Marie Charland of Massachusetts – Senior Producer / Head of Production, Ecast Productions – Member of WIFVNE What’s the best part about your work? The incredible people I get to meet and interview. The places I get to travel to do my job.   What challenges have you’ve faced in this industry as a […]