Posts tagged "Sydney Freeland"

BFI Flare London LGBT Film Festival 2015

19-29 March 2015 by Joanna Orland BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival celebrated its 29th edition in 2015.  With over fifty feature films, one hundred shorts, and industry events, the BFI Flare is the UK’s longest running and most popular LGBT film festival.  This year marked a new initiative for BFI Flare – fiveFilms4freedom is […]

Sundance London 2014

by Joanna Orland with contributions from Ruth Thomson The third Sundance London Film and Music Festival brought cinematic highlights and talent from the Utah festival to a British audience.  A festival for filmmakers as much as film lovers, Sundance has the independent spirit which is missing from larger festivals such as Cannes, Venice or Toronto. […]

Sydney Freeland

by Joanna Orland Sydney Freeland is the director of Drunktown’s Finest which premiered at Sundance Film Festival in 2014.  The film is about three young Native Americans trying to escape the hardships of life.  We sat down with Sydney at Sundance London 2014 to discuss her upbringing on an Indian reservation and the path that […]