Full IFFNY Film Festival 2018 line up announced

The full line up for the 7th International Filmmaker Festival of New York was announced today. Festival Director Mrika Krasniqi of Nil Production and Festival Selector Ibër Deari revealed the much-awaited 2018 Official Selection. The program this year includes two special programs: Official Competition Program, comprising of Feature Films, Feature Documentary, Short Films, and Short…

Actor and Writer Stefan Michaels reveals his next project in Skegness

Feature Film “Innocent Candy” starts production in Skegness in 2018. The film is written by Stefan Michaels, directed by Jane Sanger, produced by Stacey J Gough, with Executive Producers Rosemary Hill and Stefan Michaels. The film stars the talented cast: Sharon Lawrence, Stacey J Gough, Stefan Michaels, Dean Kilbey, Eva Savage, Rebecca Yeo, Andre Squire, Scott…

Sokol Cahani in new film “Red Sparrow”

Sokol Cahani is a London based actor, whose latest projects include Francis Lawrence’s “Red Sparrow” starring Jennifer Lawrence. During his acting career he has appeared in several films. Cahani is known for his lead roles in “Crimes of a Father”, “Girls for Sale”, “Besa”, and “The Necklace”. Currently he is working in the Albanian play “Britma e…

Actress And Dancer Kat Rogers On How She Stays Fit

Kat Rogers shares her secrets about her eating and exercising habits with us. Actress Kat told us she has her eating cheat moments and we have to admit we all do, but what is the most important thing is to have a self-discipline and balance when it comes to food to keep your body in shape. She shared her secrets…

The benefits of wellness and a healthy lifestyle

Anila Kalleshi was born in Shkodra, Albania. She graduated with a degree in “Physiotherapy” at the Visa Medicinska University in Belgrade. Followed by a Master degree in “Nutrition and Dietics” at Stonebridge University London, “Weight Loss Control & Weight Loss Management” in U.S.A, “Clinical Nutrition” at UNICUSANO University in Rome, and one-year master at Tor…

Asti Livingston to star in new film “Morse Code”

Mother of four children, actress/writer/director/producer Asti Livingston was born on April 21st, 1976 in a fort in the Philippines. Descendant of the Indonesian royal family Kusumadiningrat and the warrior clan Tjokrodiwirio, she spent her early years in the jungles of Kalimantan, before living in Jakarta, Manila, San Diego, Richmond, London, and Toronto.

Gerina Mullaj on her next book and creative writing

NY Elite: What projects are you currently working on?  Gerina Mullaj: I am working on my second book and I hope to find the possible way for achieving the standard I want for my creativity. My first book is titled ‘The Holy Sin’ and it received the success I had hoped for. I don’ t…

Vebi Kosumi’s New Book: Can Crimea Claim Secession and Accession to Russian Federation in Light of Kosovo’s Independence?

Vebi Kosumi, migrated to the UK from Kosovo during the dissolution of former Yugoslavia. He has worked with asylum seekers and refugees since 2000. He is a board member of Asylum Aid, Migrant Resource Centre and Music in Detention. Vebi is currently an International Development Consultant and works with victims of human trafficking and modern slavery. Vebi completed Masters…

Exploring the artistic vision of Noah Bowman’s masterpieces

NY Elite: Tell us a little about yourself.  Noah Bowman: I’m an artist from Vancouver, Canada. My work studies the blend between abstraction and representational in the figurative form. My paintings are fluid, flowing and full of expression. I’m interested in the visceral, beauty of the body, formal metaphors of the body and bold colors.

Daria Grigoryeva’s beauty of life through art

  NY Elite: Tell us a little about yourself and your career beginnings. Daria Grigoryeva: I’m totally woman, my art is very “private”, about every day life and objects that are around us. I like to make them “heroes” and I treat them with all respect.  

The road to success – Internationally known artist Lorena Baricalla

Internationally recognized Lorena Baricalla is a multi-talented artist. She is a Prima ballerina, singer and actress as well as choreographer, writer and producer. She has performed in over 35 countries throughout the world, in theatre and television. Born into a family of Monaco since more than 5 generations with Italian, French, Czech and German origins, Lorena has always lived…

Exclusive Interview with Rudina Kopo

NY Elite Magazine: Tell us a little bit about yourself.  Rudina Kopo: I’m born in the beautiful Albania. That’s one of the reasons I like traveling, hiking, photography, storytelling, etc. I studied Journalism and Communication in the University of Tirana but later on I decided that filling peoples’ lives with uncertainties and fear wasn’t the…