Getting Your Film Made with Producer & Writer Jane Applegate

Getting Your Film Made with Producer & Writer Jane Applegate

Hey there beautiful people and welcome back to another episode of That’s How We Role, a bi-weekly podcast where I talk with motivating and inspiring women who are professionals, entrepreneurs, organization leaders, artists and so much more!!

And leading the pack in all things fabulous is this week’s guest, Jane Applegate, a writer, producer, coach and creator!

Jane is a writer and producer that is all about highlighting women. She has written and produced award-winning independent films primarily written, produced and directed by and about women! 

She is currently working on a hybrid feature documentary, Left Bank,which  tells the untold story of four remarkable feminists who supported Irish author, James Joyce. 

But wait, that’s not all! Jane is a teacher and an author of four books on small business success….but she is not done! Her fifth book, Hair on Fire: An Insider’s Guide to Producing for the Big and Small Screen, is available on Amazon. She is also co-founder of Showbizing.com, a career coaching and production consulting company she co-founded with producer, Julie Crosby.

 Please welcome THE woman’s woman about town, Jane Applegate! 

Jane on Instagram:  @janedoryapplegate

Showbizing on Instagram: Showbizing

Twitter: @janewapplegate

Website:  https://www.leftbankthefilm.com

Connect with Jane on Linkedin: Jane Applegate.

Follow Showbizing on LinkedinShowbizing.com.

The Left Bank: Jane Applegate: Producer & Co-Writer

 

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Jane Applegate is a writer and producer of award-winning independent films, primarily written,  produced and directed by and about women. Her current hybrid feature documentary, Left Bank, tells the untold story of four remarkable feminists who supported Irish author, James Joyce, so he could write his banned, burned and censored books. It will be shot in France, Ireland and the U.S. It will be released in 2022 to mark the 100th anniversary of the publication of Ulysses, which was made possible by American ex-pat book shop owner, Sylvia Beach. 

Jane teaches the business of film class at the Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema at Brooklyn College. She is the author of four books on small business success. Her fifth book, Hair on Fire,  is a guide to independent production. It is available on Amazon. She is also co-founder of Showbizing.com, a career coaching and production consulting company she co-founded with producer, Julie Crosby.

Jane is an active member of New York Women in Film and Television and serves as the chair of external relations committee for the Women Independent Producers group.  She lives in a 100 year-old house in Verplanck, NY with her husband, son, daughter and son-in-law. 

Jane has produced several award-winning features and documentaries, including Erica Fae’s To Keep the Light, a period drama about a female lighthouse keeper. Beauty Mark, won the Ultra-Indie Award at the Woodstock Film Festival. Jane teaches the business of film at Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema, Brooklyn College.

Just Be Your Authentic Self with Actor & Writer Jill Dalton

Just Be Your Authentic Self
with Actor & Writer Jill Dalton

Jill Dalton is a actor and writer.  Jill’s memoir, My Life in the Trenches of Show Business: Escape to New York – Act 1  on
Amazon.com.  It has a five star rating and was #1 in Acting and Auditioning for several days. Her essays have been published in Auntie Bellum Magazine, Delmarva Review, Evening Street Review, The MacGuffin, Pine Hills Review, and Progressive Activists Voice.

Her plays, Collateral Damage (2014) and Whistle-blower (2015) were both semi-finalist in the Eugene O’Neill National Playwrights Conference. Her solo play, Lizzie Borden Live! was commissioned by the East Lynne Theater Company in Cape May, NJ, where it had its world premiere (August 2007), and a successful and critically acclaimed
six-week run. Tony and 4 time Emmy winning Orchestrator and Composer, Larry Hochman, did original music for the piece, and Ms. Dalton won the 2007 Jacoby Award for her portrayal of Lizzie.

Jill has also written and performed two other solo plays: My Life in the Trenches and Calling on God. These works were
performed at: Surf Reality, Dixon Place, Womenkind Festival, Solo Arts, Hudson Guild, The Field, New York Fringe Festival, Ensemble Studio Theatre, the Int’l, l Midtown Festival (best of the fest), 78th Street Theater Lab, the Kitchen Theatre (Ithaca, NY).

Her acting credits include: FBI, Things Heard & Seen, The Looming Tower, Succession, Braid, Too Big to Fail, Law & Order, All My Children, As the World Turns, Another World, One Life to Live, Saturday Night Live, Veronika Decides to Die, Rachel Getting Married, and Oliver Stone’s Wall Street.

She consulted with William Hurt on his portrayal of Hank Paulson in the HBO film, Too Big to Fail and he was nominated for an Emmy.

She spent 4 1⁄2 years honing her skills as a stand-up comic, and is the recipient of the Mary Jo Comedy Show Award for most promising newcomer in NYC.

In 2019, Jill was selected to be a part of the PERFORMING ARTS LEGACY PROJECT (PAL) developed at the Actors Fund. PAL is an online platform to document and represent performers’ careers and save our national legacy.

https://performingartslegacy.org/dalton

Prior to coming to New York she was an Artist-in-Residence with the Metropolitan Arts Council in S.C. Her mime troupe, HOMEMADE MIME, toured the southeast and Puerto with grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the S.C. Arts Commission.

Jill is a member of SAG/AFTRA, AEA, and the Dramatist Guild
of America.

https://jilldalton.nyc
https://www.jilldaltonwriter.com
https://performingartslegacy.org/dalton/

My Life in the Trenches of Show Business: Escape to New York – Act 1

You’d Be Great At What I Do

I Was a Cheerleader in Hitler’s Stadium (Will appear in a year in Evening Street Review)

No Business Like Show Business  (Will appear in Vol. 14 – November ’21 of The DelMara Review)

What’s Your Porno Name?  (Will appear in Vol. 37.3. of The MacGuffin)

The Performing Arts Legacy Project

 

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Stepping Into Your Purpose, Passion and Personal Power with Certified Mindset Life Coach Beata Zdanowska

Stepping Into Your Purpose, Passion and Personal Power
with Certified Mindset Life Coach Beata Zdanowska

This is definitely the time for a reset of the mind and  Certified Mindset Life Coach, Beata Zdanowska is the one to help us through it. 

Beata is extremely passionate about guiding clients through life blocks and  their struggle to find ultimate fulfillment. She helps her clients find their alignment, their purpose and their passion and teaches them to take action. She accomplishes that through building confidence, self-esteem, emotional intelligence, setting healthy boundaries, creating healthy lifestyles and alignment with intuition and goals.

She now applies these lessons in her coaching program to help others avoid those unnecessary struggles and be more productive with their time. Her goal is to guide others to their highest potential. Her mission is to inspire millions to act with purpose and passion.

She received her Master Mindset Life Coach certification at the Transformation Academy, an ICF accredited program with focus on Confidence, Emotional Intelligence, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT).

She immigrated from Poland in 1989 and went through many life blocks and difficulties to get to the fulfilling mission as a life coach. From telemarketing, through managing million-dollar estates, to having the life of an entrepreneur, life has taught Beata many lessons. She now applies these lessons in her coaching program to help others avoid those unnecessary struggles and be more productive with their time. Her passion is to guide others to their highest potential. Her mission is to inspire millions to act with purpose and passion.

She is a spiritual meditation practitioner, yogi, tango dancer, sustainability supporter, proponent of a healthy body and healthy mind, and most of all a lover of nature and the great outdoors.

Want to reach Beata?  
Website:  https://bit.ly/33zh5rY
Instagram: 
@beata.zdanowska.coaching
Facebook: 
https://bit.ly/33zUXNT
Linkedin:  
https://bit.ly/3hhZ1uc

Finding Value and Inspiration In Your Craft with Actor & Filmmaker Ura Yoana Sánchez

Finding Value and Inspiration In Your Craft with Actor & Filmmaker Ura Yoana Sánchez

That’s How We Role welcomes Actress, Playwright, Producer and Filmmaker, Ura Yoana Sánchez. 

As a playwright, she co-wrote the comedy, The Jedi Papi Chulo and The Power Pansa, which was first seen at The La Tea Theater and The Nuyorican Poets Cafe, as well as Sacred Spaces. Most recently, she has started writing the one-act play anthology series, On The Block, of which it’s first installment, Bodega Cat was shown at The Pro Black Theater Festival in February 2021. 

As a filmmaker, she produced, wrote and directed the film “Finding Home”, which is a tribute to victims of child abuse. This was the freshman project under her own production company, Cuentos De Ada Productions, which Ura founded with the purpose of creating universally relevant film and theater productions. Cuentos De Ada (is a play on words meaning fairy tale, in Spanish, the literal translation, “Tales of Ada”. Ada is Ura’s mother, whose legacy lives on through the work of this company.

Her second short film“SOMNIO” is currently in post production. Her third film, “As The Ashes Settle, The Fire Stirs” began production in March 2021.

Find Ura on social media or visit her website:

Instagram: @urayoanasanchez
Website:  
www.urayoanasanchez.com
To help fund Ura’s latest film, there is a 
GoFundMe for As The Ashes Settle, The Fire Stirs

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