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Women Crush Wednesdays is presented by New York Women in Film and Television. Your hosts: Janine McGoldrick and Leah Curney. 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 • 20 Ratings

Women Crush Wednesdays is presented by New York Women in Film and Television. Your hosts: Janine McGoldrick and Leah Curney. 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!

    Summer Break 2022

    Summer Break 2022

    We are taking a summer break in August and will return with all new episodes in mid-September. Keep sending us your nominations for our member WCW Spotlight & Meet a Member segments, interview suggestions and/or share your story or first time experiences with us at communications@nywift.org. For more great information and events go to NYWIFT.org.

    • 50 sec
    Broadcaster-Producer-Podcaster SUSAN OSMAN & WCW Spotlight NADIA TASS

    Broadcaster-Producer-Podcaster SUSAN OSMAN & WCW Spotlight NADIA TASS

    Susan Osman, broadcaster - producer - podcaster, talks about about her career as an accomplished TV journalist & anchor, developing female focused films and profiling accomplished women on her podcast Been There Done That. Director - producer Nadia Tass is in our Women Crush Wednesday Spotlight.

    Hosts Tammy Reese and Janine McGoldrick discuss Mayor Adams' latest investments in New York City's film and television industry.

    We are taking a break for the remainder of the summer but you can still nominate yourself or a fellow NYWIFT member for one of our spotlight segments, or suggest someone for our featured interview at communications@nywift.org. For more great content go to NYWIFT.org. 

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

    Social Media & Links:

    NYWIFT: @NYWIFT / #NYWIFT

    Susan: Twitter - @susan_osman

    Nadia: Twitter - @cascadefilms

    • 33 min
    Political Commentator & Producer CHERI JACOBUS

    Political Commentator & Producer CHERI JACOBUS

    Cheri Jacobus - political commentator, producer and podcast host - talks about her media career and producing the PSA America Reads the Mueller Report.

    Hosts Giovanna Aguilar and Janine McGoldrick discuss upcoming San Diego Comic Con, its disability panel.

    Nominate a member for the WCW Spotlight or Meet the Member segment, and/or share your industry experiences with us at communications@nywift.org. For more great content go to NYWIFT.org.

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

    Social Media & Links:

    NYWIFT: @NYWIFT / #NYWIFT

    Cheri: Twitter @CheriJacobus

    • 41 min
    ACTRESS Joanna Younes & Fran Montagnino's PRIDE Story

    ACTRESS Joanna Younes & Fran Montagnino's PRIDE Story

    Another fun episode of Women Crush Wednesdays is here! Tammy Reese talks with up and coming actress Joanna Younes about her career path and her motivation to pursue her acting passion. We celebrate Pride month by highlighting some new streaming content and NYWIFT member Fran Montagnino shares her personal Pride story narrated by Leah Curney.

    Nominate a member for the WCW Spotlight or Meet the Member segment, and/or share your industry experiences with us at communications@nywift.org. For more great content go to NYWIFT.org.

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

    Social Media & Links:

    Joanna Younes - IG @joannaayounes / TikTok @ayooitsjoo

    Fran: FB Frannie Montagnino

    • 29 min
    TRIBECA FESTIVAL & Meet A Member Lukia Costello

    TRIBECA FESTIVAL & Meet A Member Lukia Costello

    The Tribeca Festival begins today and NYWIFT has 33 members participating! Hosts Katie Chambers and Tammy Reese bring you all the highlights including a roundtable chat with board members Audrey Rosenberg, Leslie Fields-Cruz, Jamie Zelermyer and Alex Cirillo who are all debuting exciting projects.

    In the festival theme, Janine McGoldrick has Lukia Costello - co-founder of Sparks Film Collaborative & the MicroMania Film Fest - in the Meet A Member spotlight.

    Nominate a member for the WCW Spotlight or Meet the Member segment, and/or share your industry experiences with us at communications@nywift.org. For more great content go to NYWIFT.org.

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

    Social Media & Links:

    Lukia: IG @MicroManiaFilmFest / Twitter: @SPRKfilmmakers @MicroManiaF  

    Jamie: IG @jamiehayaz / Twitter @wmnmedia   

    Leslie: IG @lfieldscruz_1984  / Twitter @BLKPublicMedia 

    Audrey: IG @audrey.rosenberg

    Alex: IG @Alex_of_AntAndAlex / Twitter @MissCirillo

    • 35 min
    DP Johanna Coelho & Meet a Member Yvonne Russo

    DP Johanna Coelho & Meet a Member Yvonne Russo

    Ready for another great episode? Good, we got one for ya! Giovanna Aguilar talks with multi-talented cinematographer Johanna Coelho who has worked on numerous films and television shows including ABC’s The Rookie and Oxygen Network’s Killer Siblings. Her most recent feature film titled And Then There Was Eve won the Jury Award at the L.A Film Festival.

    Cassandra Seidenfeld has board member Yvonne Russo in our Meet a Member spotlight, Katie Chambers has an update on upcoming NYWIFT events and programs and we recommend Palpito (The Marked Heart) on Netflix and Severance on AppleTV+

    Nominate a member for the WCW Spotlight or Meet the Member segment, and/or share your industry experiences with us at communications@nywift.org. For more great content go to NYWIFT.org.

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

    Social Media & Links:

    NYWIFT: IG @NYWIFT / Twitter @NYWIFT / #nywift

    Johanna: IG @Johanna_coelho / Twitter @johanna_coelho

    Yvonne: IG @yvonnerusso74 / Twitter @yvonnerusso 

    • 45 min

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20 Ratings

20 Ratings