Meet the Filmmaker: Nancy Fingerhood, “Mile High Nancy Episode 6: Mom Jeans and Comedy Dreams”

Q: How do you feel about being selected to participate in Colorado Independent Women of Film?
NF: I am always honored to be selected.

Q: What are your hopes for the event?
NF: I hope the creative juices are flowing and I know I will see great films.

Q: How important is it to focus on regional women filmmakers?
NF: It is very important especially to get more women into technical roles.

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 all people would enjoy it and the entire community should attend as you never know what can inspire you.

Q: This is the 9th year of CIWF. Do you have a favorite memory of the festival (or screening at The Bug Theatre) in years past?
NF: I just enjoy the energy and positive crowd.

Q: Tell me briefly about yourself and your film/project.
NF: I am a writer and filmmaker originally from New Jersey. This is the 6th episode of my web series Mile High Nancy.

Q: Tell us one unique thing about you and/or your movies?
NF: I don’t know if it is unique but I try to use the same people in my videos as they are great talented people.

Q: What else are you working on?
NF: I am working on a spoof about texting.

Q: Where can people go to find out more about you and your work?
NF: Look up Mile High Nancy on YouTube.

Q: Is there anything else you’d like to say about Colorado Independent Women of Film?
NF: Please come out and join us!

Mile High Nancy Episode 6: Mom Jeans and Comedy Dreams will screen Saturday, May 11th at 1:00 p.m. at The Bug Theatre.