Vanesa Moreno is a 17 year old whose first short film tackles her struggles as an immigrant, woman of color, and artist.
Feeling lost in her creative life, media studies student, Hailey Mah finds consolation after a chat with filmmaker, Ok-Hee Joeng.
A message from our founder and a recap on our first event, Lens Flare!
Allison Barr is a young filmmaker whose newest work showcases her vision of New York, the city of all of her dreams.
Interested in both human rights and film, Lauren Cooke dives into how social responsibility should take a roll in filmmaking.
The world of entertainment internships is treacherous and oftentimes, unpaid. Let's start talking.
Writer and director Charlotte Manning draws parallels between the sexism in the film industry and society's perception of women.
Founder, Kim Hoyos, talks about ways to stay creative in the face of stress and anxiety.
Recent grad, Tara Reid, takes advice of motivational Youtuber and forgoes traditional path.
Black, queer, and a woman- Funkuin Sam lives with many identities. In this piece, she details how her struggle to reclaim those labels has fueled her creatively.
A young filmmaker from the UK details desire to see accurate mental illness representation.
Anna Phillips, talks about her struggles in letting herself be a writer.
Q&A with artist Winter Topaz on her latest short film!
Our newest submission guidelines!
The culture of working yourself to a breakdown is toxic especially in the film industry.
Filmmaker, Sidney Butler, breaks down race and the dynamics of Girls.
Arsal explains her battle with immigration status and nationality versus her passions.
Puerto Rican director/writer, Dana, breaks down her identity.
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Savannah Hemmig dissects the true impact of Law and Order SVU.
Actress and writer, Celine Dirkes, talks gender in film.
TLL founder breaks down what the Light Leaks is, how/why it's started, and what it means for film.
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