Alison Garwood Jones

Covering female territory on film

Originally published in January 2017 in Blog

Is being female ever an advantage in filmmaking? In Ep. 3 of Willful, filmmaker Maureen Judge discusses • getting female territory on film. • how she deals with setbacks. • her seminal influences. • the constant exploration of ideas and new technologies. Willful is the web series that tracks how artists and creative entrepreneurs work, thrive and survive. […]

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Capturing transformative moments on film

Originally published in January 2017 in Blog

One of the greatest pleasures and saviors of working in the arts is losing yourself in the work. In Ep. 2 of Willful, filmmaker Maureen Judge describes • what moves her the most about documentaries. • how she chooses her subjects. • how she sets out to capture those transformative moments in people’s lives. “I […]

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Getting her start in filmmaking

Originally published in January 2017 in Blog

In this episode of Willful, award-winning documentary filmmaker, Maureen Judge, tells me how she got her start in film. Maureen heads up the production company, Makin’ Movies, and creates documentaries that take you inside people’s lives. Highlights in this interview include: • Why Maureen chose documentaries over other forms of filmmaking. • Her first camera. • […]

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