I accidentally discovered filmmaking through my love of storytelling. I’m a writer by training, and I’ve published poems, short stories, lesbian erotica, creative nonfiction, and essays, including intersectional feminist media critiques on @bitch.flicks. I’ve always been drawn, though, to film and visual media. I’m the Marketing Director at Southern US forest protection nonprofit @DogwoodAlliance, and… Read More @rodriguez545: Why did you decide to get into this industry?
Few things I can’t speak about YET, but it involves a TV series I’ve created called CIVILIZED that will tell the true history of America from the eyes of a Cherokee woman. IG: @A.samaroo Twitter: @Asamaroo613
Books and plays. I love to read.
Don’t stop. Don’t give up until you’re where you want to be. Don’t let sexism or ageism in this industry define you. Be yourself. That’s your greatest gift.
I write to touch hearts so that we can change minds on social issues so every finished script is a success. Every script that touches someone’s heart is a success. Selling it is just the cherry on top.
The state of my country. America is in Chaos and needs a leader that has a moral compass.