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INTERVIEWS

AN INTERVIEW WITH KAT CONWAY, WRITER, PRODUCER & DIRECTOR OF "ME, MY MEDS & MOTHER"

Nominee: Best Indie Short - June 2021 Edition




INTERVIEW



Hello Kat Conway. Tell us how you came to filmmaking.


My Grandmother sailed from Ireland to work as a silent film actress in the 1920's, my Father built film sets, and my Mother (born in Hollywood) performed in films as a professional dancer. My teacher in college left his tenure to represent me in Hollywood as, apparently, I had a flair for comedy!


Your Director's statement mentions how your approach to Short Film changed with time. What in your opinion, is the function of Short Film in Cinema as a whole?


Short Films are positively a wonderful way to showcase oneself as a consummate writer, director, and producer. Right now I am in post on a documentary based on the harrowing true story of a Southern Vietnamese Prison of