114: Overcoming Death and Making Movies That Matter with Jenna Edwards

Film Trooper Podcast - Overcoming death to make movies that matter. Jenna Edwards.
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[Podcast] Overcoming Death and Making Movies That Matter

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In this episode, I interview actress and award winning producer, Jenna Edwards, about surviving a near death experience to learn how to make movies that matter.

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Making movies is hard …

 

For anyone who has ever made a film, and felt like they’ve bled to make it happen …

And then to have an audience react with a soft, “hmmm”.

It can be heartbreaking.

We all have obstacles, barriers … even demons that we fight through to get these movies made.

But what if you had an experience that almost killed you?

 

Film Trooper Podcast - Overcoming death to make movies that matter.

 

Overcoming Death …

In this podcast interview, actress and producer, Jenna Edwards, shares with us that moment when her life changed …

And how she is taking her gift for life to “Make Movies That Matter”.

 

 

Movie Mastery …

Jenna Edwards was able to get her first feature narrative onto Hulu and in theaters on the same day.  This is what is called, “Day and Date”, when a film opens in theaters and online … on the same day!

Jenna is on a mission to shift the independent film scene so that it is a thriving, viable option for artists and filmmakers, and to saturate the film industry with meaningful, creative, or fantastical films created by passion.

This is why she has created Indie Movie Mastery … to help you!

http://indiemoviemastery.com/

 

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What would you do if you almost died?

What kind of films would you spend your life on after the traumatic event?

Listen in as we explore these questions and more!

Enjoy the podcast!

 

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Scott McMahon is a Fellow Film Trooper at Film Trooper, a website for helping filmmakers attain filmmaking freedom. Scott recently made a feature film for $500 with no crew called, The Cube. Want to know what equipment was used to make that film? Grab a FREE gift at www.FREEGEARGUIDE.com

  • Jim Henson

    I find it a great blessing to learn that there so many great people in the indy film community who really love what they do and are so willing to share their talent and experiences with others. There are some people in life where the mention of their names just result in a genuine: I love (insert name, and not in a creepy stalker way). Jenna is amazing and brings so much light and life into what she’s doing. I know I give Scott a lot of crap from time to time, but I am so blessed to know such a great guy. If it wasn’t for Scott, I wouldn’t have come across other giants such as Dave Bullis, Alex Ferrari, Jason Buff, and Emily Best. Scott, my non-threatening looking friend, thank you for all you do and for opening me up to a much bigger world. You are the McMan.

    • As always Jim, thank you for all your support! Yeah, this was an inspiring episode for sure. I’m very appreciative for Jenna for sharing so much of her story with us.