11: Heather Fink: Director/Comedian/Actor
Heather Fink is a Director with a comedy background which she honed performing standup, sketch, and improv. She went through the NYU Grad Film Program and in 2016 participated in the Sony Pictures Television Diverse Directors Program.
Heather currently pays the bills as a Sound Person, most recently working on Marvel’s Daredevil and Baz Luhrmann’s The Get Down.
Heather just completed post-production on her first feature film as writer/director. It's called "Inside You" and you can check out the official trailer here.
Heather also recently directed the indie TV pilot Urban Teach Now for writer/producers SJ & Ginny, which was an official selection at the NYTV Fest and ITV Fest in October 2016.
On this episode we talk women, diversity, film making, comedy, feminism, crowdfunding, sound design. Fink also gives great advice when it comes to distributing and funding films.
*On the episode when Heather mentions Megan Ellison, she means Oracle instead of Microsoft. Megan's creates incredible work.