And be sure to catch Marielle in 30 Miles From Nowhere which is available! She will have a recurring role in the second season as Lucy. Rob played the asshole friend everyone loves to hate, and Carrie played the crazed host. She will also gladly talk people's ears off about graphic novels if they let her, which they usually don't. It felt like a season of Friends From College on cocaine. The play is, of course, ridiculously beautiful, and she was exquisite in it. I had little to no expectations for this film, but let me tell you, it exceeded them all.
Nerds and Beyond: What drew you to the project? Featured Photo Credit: Kelly Balch. A group of old college pals coming together in a fraught situation — with a ton of baggage already in place — was totally appealing. Was writing and producing for projects always something you wanted to try one day? Have you started filming for it yet? In the role of Jack, Pringle is a definite stand-out with his loud and boisterous arrival, injecting a more light-hearted mood whenever possible. The performances helped elevate the cookie cutter plot of the typical horror of friends in an isolated location. Though as a literal autumn storm brews outside, panic ensues indoors as the occupants begin to hear buzzing noises, cockroaches scamper about, both the sink and the shower are spraying blood — and is that someone watching them from a second-story balcony? Seemingly too drunk to notice a number of these events, the group drink themselves into confessional mode and address the various problems they have with each other and the route their adult lives have taken. The reason why I share this is because of this abundance of talent out there that is clearly under utilized, it became this thrilling and completely gratifying way to build a team.
The pulsing connection between the group and their previous histories with each other unravel in correlation with the increasingly horrific events within the cabin in a deconstruction of both their relationships and the building that housed so many positive memories for them. The atmosphere was friendly, and we got a chance to ask the director, , a few questions about the film. Steeped in psychology though never truly creepy or intense, 30 Miles from Nowhere is the perfect film for a rainy or snowy night. . I definitely see the value in being a producer on your own films whenever possible because of the amount of control you have over the final product. It was a muggy Los Angeles evening last Thursday, February 28, but the talent inside the Landmark Theater was warm and bright! We could have talked with Caitlin all night — she was so excited about the film! Kayla has been with Nerds and Beyond since 2016 when she decided to combine her love of fandoms and writing. Or was it something you had no interest in until you had a specific experience on a specific project? We got it all with the help of our fabulous casting director, Miriam Hoffman.
Jeannie likes to joke that she is little, yellow, blue, and different. How long did it take to come together? Featured Photo Credit: Kelly Balch. Seana Kofoed is a triple threat, as showcased in her latest movie, 30 Miles from Nowhere. Boscio The Flash series , Riverdale series sets a mood. I love worn-in friendships, and how they expand or implode over time. Was there a specific person or experience that you would credit with helping you decide acting is what you wanted to do for a living? During the 14-day shoot itself, when I was on set in a scene, Kelly would assume on-set producer role, so I could answer any writer questions the cast or Caitlin had. How long did it take to come together? With the situation devolving around them, the friends will have to overcome their past issues if they hope for their entire group to make it out of the woods alive.
Keep reading to see what she had to say. She rants about cinema screenings and logs them on letterboxd. After the suicide of their old college pal, five friends and one new girlfriend descend upon the Wisconsin summer home they frequented in their youth. With no place to go and no cellphone signal to call for help, they find themselves in danger and… 30 Miles From Nowhere. I love worn-in friendships, and how they expand or implode over time. Because I had a raspier voice, I was occasionally cast as a grandmother.
It felt like a season of Friends From College on cocaine. He is also a member of the Chicago-based band, The Rap Pack. These days, she can usually be found hiking aimlessly through the woods in her favorite Technicolor sneakers with a Nikon in hand and her rescue dog, Molly, who is a bit hare-brained. Marielle Scott 30 Miles From Nowhere, Ladybird has reportedly joined the cast of the Netflix hit You. What advice would you give to other women that are trying to get into the genre? Fortunately, we also got to steal one of the films stars away to ask him a few questions about his experience.
And what better way to limit your locations than shoot in an isolated cabin in the woods? Not only did she star in the movie, she also wrote it and produced it. The set is super lovely, kind, and well-run. Her career-driven nature is balanced by her earthy partner Sunrise and their toddler. And what better way to limit your locations than shoot in an isolated cabin in the woods? So our goal, before we made a single phone call was to assemble a diverse and a fifty-percent female cast and crew. She seemingly popped out of her mother's womb with a pen in her hand and has been writing ever since. It also features the acting talents of Rusty Schwimmer The Perfect Storm 2000 , 2016 ; Birgundi Baker Empire series , Black Lightning series ; Reggie Baker The Lincoln Lawyer 2011 , Empire series ; and Robert Breuler The Crucible 1996 , Prison Break series. What specifically made you want to do a horror film? Several years of development sounds pretty torturous to me.
Credit must go to writer Seana Kofoed, who has created characters who seem real, not just genre archetypes. The play is, of course, ridiculously beautiful, and she was exquisite in it. And so we recommend it to everyone. And be sure to catch Marielle in 30 Miles From Nowhere which is available! There are dozens of us! Entertaining and well crafted, 30 Miles From Nowhere is a surprising thriller which will keep you guessing until the end. A group of estranged college friends have gathered together, thirty miles from nowhere in the woods of Walworth County, Wisconsin, to pay their final respects to their friend Max Andrew Rothenberg: Save the Last Dance 2001 , Stranger Than Fiction 2006 , a somewhat controversial research psychologist. Not only did you write the script and star in the movie, you also produced the project. Caitlin Koller: I think there are a lot of things that can be hard just by being young, especially, and being a woman in filmmaking in general.