@janawinternitz: What advice do you have for other women in the industry? Communicate honestly. Nobody gets anywhere from stock answers. Also, support other people and find those who support you. You can’t just take—it’s a give and take. You have to nurture relationships and it all boils down to community at the end of the… Read More

@janawinternitz: What is a successful moment in your career so far? There are little things along the way, but starting my own company was empowering. It laid the groundwork for doing my own projects and having the opportunity to decide what I want to put out into the world. #thereelwomen #girlboss #women #womenoflight #picoftheday #photooftheday… Read More

@janawinternitz: What is your biggest concern with the future? People wanting to become famous or known without putting in any work or for the wrong reasons altogether. Also, compassion—I really hope this doesn’t die. #thereelwomen #girlboss #women #womenoflight #picoftheday #photooftheday #women #female #love #film #television #TV #media #art #FilmEquality #womeninfilm #femalefilmmakers #empoweringwomen #womenempower #betterhollywood #womendirect… Read More

@janawinternitz: What’s a defining moment in your life? It was a mindset shift for me. I’m a perfectionist, which is one of the reasons I like film, because you have the time and resources to really curate and be specific. Realizing I didn’t always need to be right, however, allowed me the freedom to fail.… Read More

@janawinternitz: Why did you decide to get into this industry? People and stories. I didn’t grow up watching a lot of films or TV shows, but I come from a family of writers and relatives who love to tell stories. I really dove into film in high school and college. I love what the medium… Read More

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If people want to find out more about you, where can they find you on social media? Facebook Instagram @madeleine_johnson Twitter @_madeleine_j #thereelwomen #instagood #instamood #picoftheday #photooftheday #women #female #love #film #television #TV #media #art #FilmEquality #womeninfilm #femalefilmmakers #empoweringwomen #womenempower #betterhollywood #womendirect #girl #movies #movielover #create #me #happy #instadaily #ladyboss #bosslady #girlgang http://ow.ly/i/h6PSM

@madeleine_johnson: What, if anything, do you collect? I collect photo booth strips, especially old fashion photo booth strips. I can’t pass one by without wanting to stop. It captures the moment in such a cool way that a cellphone picture like that totally doesn’t. So I have way too many photo booth strips. #thereelwomen #instagood… Read More