INTERVIEW: 2016 Best Student Film winner MATTHEW C. VELLA

Made in the West Film Festival is now less than two months away! This week we chat to Matthew C. Vella, the multi-talented producer from Vellamatt Films who walked away with the 2016 Best Student Film Award for his fast-paced action flick, Bleeding Backs. If you haven't yet entered your latest film in this year's Made in the West Film Festival, you still have one month left to get your entries in (though earlybird prices end this week!). We're looking forward to another stellar line-up of locally produced films and would love to add yours to the list. SUBMIT YOUR FILM before 3 November and join us on the red carpet! --- ​​Made in the West Film Festival: First of all, let us just say, congrat

INTERVIEW: 2016 Best in the West winner RACHAEL BELLE MYERS

In this week's interview we talk to Rachael Belle Myers, the talented writer/producer/director at Jaded Belle Productions who took home the 2016 Best in the West Award for her short film First World Problems. We were excited to hear what she's been doing since we saw her last year at the festival. And by the way, if you haven’t yet entered a film in this year’s festival, now’s your chance! SUBMIT YOUR FILM and you too could walk away with the most prestigious award for local filmmakers: Best in the West 2017. --- Made in the West Film Festival: Hello Rachael! First of all we should extend a huge – and very well deserved – congratulations on to you for winning the top prize at last year’s eve