Meet the Filmmaker: Nancy Fingerhood, “Mile High Nancy Episode 2: The Talk”

Nancy headshotQ: How do you feel about being selected to participate in Colorado Independent Women of Film?
NF: I am always honored to be selected in the festival.  I am happy to be recognized by the Co community.
Q: What are your hopes for the event?
NF: I just hope people enjoy the films and appreciate the work put into making them.
Q: How important is it to focus on regional women filmmakers?
NF: I like the opportunity it provides to focus on topics women want to make films about.
Q: Who would enjoy attending the festival?  Is it just for the filmmaking community, or is there a reason why non-filmmakers should attend?
NF: I think anyone who likes watching videos and wants to support local artists.
Q: This is the 6th year of CIWF. What’s been the best part/a favorite memory of the festival in years past?
NF: Answering questions about films and hearing what other filmmakers have to say.
Q: We hold CIWF at The Bug Theatre. Why is The Bug a great home for this event?
NF: I’ve done stand up and shown films at the Bug. I love the Bug b/c it supports the arts and allows us to express ourselves.
Q: Tell me briefly about yourself and your film/project.
NF: This is based on my alter ego, Mile High Nancy. A single mother who is an aspiring comedian and host of a 420 friendly cooking show. This is the second episode of the web series and focuses on Nancy and her friends having girl talk.
Q: Is there anything you’d like to say about Colorado Independent Women of Film?
NF: Thank you for allowing me to screen my web episode.
Mile High Nancy Episode 2: The Talk will screen Friday, June 3rd at 7:00 p.m. at The Bug Theatre.