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91: A Conversation With host Floyd Marshall Jr.- EPS 91 – Samantha Aldana – An Award Winning Director

Get ready for a mind-blowing journey as we dive into the captivating world of Samantha Saldana, an absolute rockstar in the realm of film directing. Her debut short film, Shapeless, took the 2021 Tribeca Film Festival by storm, leaving audiences in awe of her talent. And that's just the tip of the iceberg!

Samantha's accolades continue to pour in, with prestigious honors like being a 2020 fellow of the Gotham Narrative Lab and screenings at Comic-Con. Oh, and let's not forget about her audience choice award at The Dark Bridges Festival for her spine-chilling masterpiece, Angels. This film has even made its mark in the renowned horror Etheria Film Festival.

So, how did Samantha kickstart her incredible journey? What is she currently working on that has us on the edge of our seats? And what inspired her to take the director's chair and write her own cinematic tales? We're about to uncover all these juicy details and more in this electrifying podcast interview.

Get ready to be inspired, entertained, and blown away as we dive into the mind of Samantha Saldana. Buckle up because this is going to be one wild ride!

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Samantha Aldana Bio

Samantha Aldana is an award-winning Belizean-American director/writer based in Los Angeles.

She is most inspired by stories that use genre elements to explore the human condition and is

heavily influenced by the storytelling traditions of her multicultural upbringing in South

Mississippi and the Caribbean.

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