Director Mentor Spahiu’s “The War” film praised at Berlinale

Mentor Spahiu is an accomplished award-winning filmmaker. His thought-provoking films have received awards and nominations in reputable film festivals around the world. Currently, he is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Plisi Film, co-founded by Mentor Spahiu and Izet Morina in 2012 in Prizren, Kosovo. Director, writer Mentor Spahiu was born in Kosovo in 1988. He…

Meet the Artist: Interview with Actress Shea Madison

NY Elite: What are you latest and current movie projects? Shea Madison: THE ADVENTURES OF CHEAP CHAD is my current, in-production feature-length film. Directed by Victor Chu, THE ADVENTURES OF CHEAP CHAD is about a young man, living in Astoria, Queens who is extremely cautious with his money, his time, and his emotions. This film follows Chad…

Singer Flori Loga Returns with Two New Songs

Flori Loga is a musician, chef and entrepreneur, based in Connecticut. Currently Flori is working on two music projects, a solo and a videoclip with his brother, Argjend Loga. Flori Loga is the owner of Bella’Gio Ristorante located in Cheshire, Connecticut (835 West Main St), featuring the finest Italian cuisine with classic dishes and original recipes. 

NADGE: Reaching astonishing new heights with creative photography

NADGE (Jan Serrano) is a talented photographer based in Singapore. NADGE’s pursuit of astonishing photography has taken him around the world, capturing majestic, epic and bold moments. In an exclusive interview for NY Elite NADGE talks about what inspires his passion for photography and some of his adventures around the world. 

Meet the Artist: Interview with Sarah Kri

NY Elite: Tell us a little about yourself as an artist. Sarah Kri: Well my main field I am working on is my Photography right now but I write lyrics and music all the time to let go of emotions that built up inside me and try to destroy my brain. So when I am…

“An Act of Dog” Documentary to air on PBS this fall

Mark Barone, a narrative artist for over 35 years, has received numerous prestigious grants and awards for artistic excellence and his work exhibited nationally and internationally. He has impacted the Arts dramatically throughout his acclaimed career and in late 2017, Mark’s art for advocacy work will be featured in an upcoming PBS documentary!

Sita Sarkar to star in “A Happy Divorce”

Sita Sarkar was born in Bangladesh and immigrated to America with her family in 1990, where they settled in NYC. Shortly after moving to NY, Sita enrolled into a performing arts school where she was trained in classical Indian dance, including Bharatanatyam and Kathak. After discovering her love for performance through dance, Sita began acting around…

Lakshmi Devy on the road to international stardom

Born in New York, New York, Lakshmi Devy is an actress, screenwriter and producer of Indian descent. She was raised in the serenely beautiful state of Kerala, India, with her two siblings. Her life took a turn when she was spotted shopping at a mall by a fashion choreographer. He offered Lakshmi a modeling job…

Candidate for Governor Klement Tinaj Speaking to the Artists at UIFF

By: Amy Barriga Tinaj spoke to United International Film Festival on September 3, 2017 where actors, filmmakers, producers and directors had a chance to meet and greet Mr. Tinaj. Tinaj shared his vision and goals for California. He also explained why filmmakers are shooting their films in different states and countries because the permits, insurances, locations and…