106 episodes

Women Crush Wednesdays is presented by New York Women in Film and Television. We sit down with women working above and below the line within the moving image industry. We talk about current news in entertainment, upcoming NYWIFT events, highlight our members and report happenings from the red carpet. Follow along with us!

Women Crush Wednesdays - New York Women In Film & Television NYWIFT

    • TV & Film
    • 4.7 • 23 Ratings

Women Crush Wednesdays is presented by New York Women in Film and Television. We sit down with women working above and below the line within the moving image industry. We talk about current news in entertainment, upcoming NYWIFT events, highlight our members and report happenings from the red carpet. Follow along with us!

    Unveiling Resistance & Heartfelt Cinema: Interviews with Paula Apsell, Anna Maguire, and Kim Albright

    Unveiling Resistance & Heartfelt Cinema: Interviews with Paula Apsell, Anna Maguire, and Kim Albright

    We have another exciting episode with hosts Penni Malloy-Harper and Tammy Reese. Penni interviews award-winning documentary filmmaker Paula Apsell, who speaks about her newly released documentary, Resistance:They Fought Back, where Holocaust survivors reveal the stories of Jewish resistance fighters. Tammy interviews Anna Maguire and Kim Albright about their newest release With Love and a Major Organ in which a woman rips her heart from her chest and gives it to a man she’s fallen for.



    To be featured on the podcast email us at communications@nywift.org. For more great content

    go to NYWIFT.org.



    Special thanks to⁠ Elspeth Collard⁠, the creator of our podcast theme song.





    Social Media:

    Paula Apsell IG: @theyfoughtback

    X(Twitter) @mamanova

    Anna Maguire IG: @annacmaguire

    Kim Albright IG:@kimaalbright

    NYWIFT: IG:⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠ / Twitter/X:⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠ / #NYWIFT

    • 36 min
    Science In Motion Screening Series

    Science In Motion Screening Series

    We have another exciting episode with hosts Penni Malloy-Harper and Tammy Reese. Penni interviews two super talented documentary filmmakers who were part of the Science In Motion Series at BAM. Elizabeth Ramjit talks about her film, Overflow, which vividly tells the story of climate change and flooding in Trinidad and Tobago. Penni also interviews Paula Eiselt to discuss her documentary 93 Queen capturing the journey of a Hasidic lawyer who created the first all female ambulance corp in Brooklyn, New York.



    To be featured on the podcast email us at communications@nywift.org. For more great content go to NYWIFT.org.



    Special thanks to⁠ Elspeth Collard⁠, the creator of our podcast theme song.



    Social Media:

    NYWIFT: IG:⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠ / Twitter/X:⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠  /  #NYWIFT

    Elizabeth Ramjit  IG:: @lizzyjams Paula Eiselt. IG: @pizelt @aftershockdoc @93queenfilm    Twitter /X:  @PaulaEiselt

    • 40 min
    Documentary Spotlight with Kavery Kaul and Marlo McKenzie

    Documentary Spotlight with Kavery Kaul and Marlo McKenzie

    Spring has sprung! We have another exciting episode with hosts Penni Malloy-Harper and Tammy Reese. Tammy interviews.Kavery Kaul to talk about her film, One Hand Don’t Clap, tells the story of calypso featuring two legendary artists, and was restored with the support from the NYWIFT Women’s Film Preservation Fund,and Penni interviews Marlo McKenzie to discuss Carol Doda Topless at the Condor, a documentary that captures the first dancer to perform topless. 



    To be featured on the podcast email us at communications@nywift.org. For more great content go to NYWIFT.org.



    Special thanks to⁠ Elspeth Collard⁠, the creator of our podcast theme song.



    Social Media:



    NYWIFT: IG:⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠ / Twitter/X:⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠  /  #NYWIFT

    Kavery IG:: @riverfilmsunlimited   Twitter/X:@KaveryKaul

    Marlo IG:@joydialogues      

    • 32 min
    MUSE AWARDS RED CARPET INTERVIEWS

    MUSE AWARDS RED CARPET INTERVIEWS

    Muse Red Carpet! 

    Yes, it's all the hot dish from NYWIFT’s 44th annual Muse Awards. Honoree Interviews include:

    Kyra Sedgwick - Alex Borstein - Michèle Stephenson - Millicent Simmonds - Latasha Gillespie - Tantoo Cardinal 

    Along with guests Lou Diamond Phillips and Linda Powell

    To be featured on the podcast email us at communications@nywift.org. For more great content go to NYWIFT.org.

    Special thanks to⁠ Elspeth Collard⁠, the creator of our podcast theme song.

    Social Media:

    NYWIFT: IG:⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠ / Twitter/X⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠  /  #NYWIFT

    • 27 min
    MUSE Preview - Alex Borstein, Tantoo Cardinal & ⁠Michèle Stephenson⁠

    MUSE Preview - Alex Borstein, Tantoo Cardinal & ⁠Michèle Stephenson⁠

    It’s almost MUSE time! 

    On March 27th, NYWIFT’s 44th annual Muse Awards will take place at Cipriani 42nd St. The gala luncheon will pay tribute to an amazing roster of women of vision and achievement. Today we highlight each honoree and bring you interviews with three of them:

    Alex Borstein - Actor, writer, producer and multiple Emmy winner (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Alex Borstein: Corsets & Clown Suits, Family Guy)

    Michèle Stephenson - Filmmaker, artist, author and Emmy nominee (Going To Mars: The Nikki Giovanni Project, Black Girls Play: The Story of Hand Games)

    Tantoo Cardinal - Actor and activist (Killers of the Flower Moon, Echo, Dances with Wolves)

    Have a question for one of our honorees? Email us at communications@nywift.org and we’ll ask during the Muse Awards red carpet. All interviews will be featured on our next episode so be sure you’re subscribed! 

    Get your tickets now! NYWIFT.org.

    Special thanks to⁠ Elspeth Collard⁠, the creator of our podcast theme song.

    Social Media:

    NYWIFT: IG:⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠ / Twitter/X⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠  /  #NYWIFT

    Alex: IG @alexborstein / Twitter/X @alexborstein 

    Michèle: IG @michele_0608 @radastudionyc

    • 51 min
    A Filmmaker, Talent Manager & Executive Producer Walk Into A Podcast Studio...

    A Filmmaker, Talent Manager & Executive Producer Walk Into A Podcast Studio...

    This week, we have three thrilling interviews! 

    First, Janine McGoldrick talks with filmmaker Amanda Niqole White, who has over 15 years of experience in film, television and media production, about her directorial debut, the short film Till Death Do Us Part. Then Janine hears about Malissa Young’s journey from being a fit model to a talent manager and opening Malissa Young Management.  

    Penni Harper interviews Annie Taylor, who shares her adventures as executive producer overseeing The Garden: Commune or Cult and The Curious Case of Natalia Grace.

    This week’s hosts Penni and Tammy Reese walk us through some of the highlights from last year’s Muse Awards and upcoming events.

    To be featured on the podcast email us at communications@nywift.org. For more great content go to NYWIFT.org.

    Special thanks to⁠ Elspeth Collard⁠, the creator of our podcast theme song.

    Social Media:
    NYWIFT: IG:⁠⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠⁠ / Twitter/X⁠⁠⁠ @NYWIFT⁠⁠⁠  /  #NYWIFT

    Amanda: IG: @⁠theoutsidestudios⁠ @⁠amandaniqole⁠ and @⁠wallacedemarria1⁠  / Twitter: @⁠AmandaNiqole⁠ 



    Malissa: IG: @malissayoungmgmt @bicoastalmgmt



    Annie : IG: @HotSnakesMedia / Twitter: @HotSnakesMedia

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
23 Ratings

23 Ratings

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