Alex Kruz Rojas honored with the Outstanding Humanitarian Service Award by U.S. Congress

Award-winning filmmaker Alex Kruz Rojas was recently honored by U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer with the Outstanding Humanitarian Service Award. The Congressional Award was received on 30 July 2018, on the World Day Against Trafficking Persons, to commemorate Kruz’s international humanitarian work. On the same day, the U.S. flag was flown over the Capitol Building in Washington…

Meet the Artist: NY Elite Interview with the Successful Film Producer Toland Samba

Toland Samba is an African Producer/Director, lived in South Africa for many years where he studied, and worked as a fashion model, casting coordinator, French freelance voice-over artist and translator for BORN FREE MEDIA (Broadcast HIV Africa), a program on HIV AIDS awareness for youth which was broadcast in most francophone countries in Africa drawing from his linguistic skills, ever…

Ibër Deari: Where there is Cinema, there is Hope

Ibër, congrats on being chosen as Festival Selector for the International Filmmaker Festival of New York. How was that experience for you? Ibër Deari: Thank you very much for letting me tell you abut my experience in this great film festival! For me it was a great experience but on the other hand it was…

Meet the Artist: NY Elite Interview with Producer Jenny He

Jenny He is an NYC based writer and director who works as a freelance producer and assistant director. Having found an early interest in filmmaking while growing up in China and Germany, Jenny is currently pursuing her passion at the Tisch School of the Arts. She is currently majoring in Film and Television and minoring…