Fern Film Festival presents:
A Conversation with Cecilia Copeland and Perla Martinez
11 a.m. 1 hour
Writer Director Cecilia Copeland Lennis J. Holm Scholarship at the Writers Workshop. Winner of the NYWIFT New Works Lab with a reading starring Golden Globe Winner Regina Taylor. Winner Best TV Pilot Screenplay LA Femme International Film Festival. Kilroy’s Nominee. Semi-Finalist MADE IN NY WRITERS ROOM among others. Copeland was the Founding Artistic Director of NYMadness Theatre Company producing over 200 “madness” festivals all over NYC from 2010-2017. She remains an Advisory Board Member.
Executive Producer Perla Martínez Twice nominated for the Golden Nymph Award as Best Producer & Best Series at the Monte-Carlo Television Festival and winner of the Crystal Screen as Best Production & Best Film, Perla Martinez has more than 20 years of experience and has produced over 30 films and TV series. Former Netflix Executive, she has worked as a Production Consultant in many projects and as guest-expert, has held masterclasses, workshops and lectures in several Forums and Industry Events.