“Events that specifically celebrate the female voice give the motivation, support and community we all need on our climb to be seen,” Bruley says. “WilmFFilm Fest is revolutionary, [and] their work is beyond the scope of a film fest; it is a radical push for change.”
" I wanted to write something about reentering the world after having your identity completely obliterated. Each character is a little piece of the experience I went through. The experience was completely absurd and, for the right sense of humor, pretty funny."
"There is this balance between sticking to your vision and surrendering to the circumstances
that comes with any collaborative project,” says Abigail Bruley, who wrote, directed, and starred
in short comedy On the Dot."
Ted Leo is playing a priest in the new short film Main Blessings
Indie rock legend Ted Leo has taken up acting, and will appear in a forthcoming short film by Philly filmmaker Abigail Bruley.
Words With Nerds Podcast interview with Artist and Filmmaker Abigail Bruley
Abigail Bruley is an artist and filmmaker. Her upcoming film “Main Blessings” starring Ted Leo is coming soon. You can contribute and preview her film at Gofundme.com/mainblessings. You can follow her on Twitter @unbruley, Instagram @Brulesey & @Femme_flash_films and Facebook @AbigailBruley & @Femme Flash Films.
This week, Josh talks to Abigail Bruley (Down the Show) about Buster Keaton, recovering from a major car accident in Central America, and why Iowa shouldn’t be so picky. Follow Abigail’s all-female filmmaking group and their upcoming projects at facebook.com/femmeflash or on Instagram at @femme_flash_films.