Filmmaker Edwin L. Williams II, Actress Emily Montemayor and Actor Alfonso Davis III Win Big at the Prestigious Las Vegas Film Festival – The Vegas Movie Awards™
Dallas, Texas, United States, January 16, 2023 /EINPresswire.com/ — Just live! Summary:
Gina takes it upon herself to find out why Ethan has ghosted her after their one and only date. Ethan gives Gina the answers she’s been looking for, but it has fatal consequences.
just live! Written and directed by Edwin L. Williams II.
Edwin L. Williams II is an award-winning actor, director, writer, and cinematographer.
He has been a filmmaker for 9 years with an Associate Degree in Performance Acting from the KD Conservatory in Dallas, Texas. He was born in Seoul, South Korea and is currently filming in Dallas, Texas. In addition, he has directed and provided cinematography for more than 10 projects ranging from original short films as well as book trailers, short films, web series, feature films. His personal projects fly under the banner of “A Seoul in the Cloud Films,” which honors his Korean heritage and that of his wife, best friend and business partner Elisa Williams. Edwin is represented by Teresa Natera of Core Talent Agency. Edwin served as writer, director, cinematographer and editor for Just Gina!
Emily Montemayor is an award winning 5 year old actress from Dallas, Tx, and she plays the main character Gina.
Alphonso Davis III is an award winning actor from Twentynine Palms, California. He is an actor of 10 years and plays Ethan in Just Gina!
Alyssa Williams served as executive producer and production manager for Just Gina! She is an award winning writer, actress and producer, and she has been in the film industry for over 6 years.
Terry Bowers is the grip and boom operator. Naomi Williams and Esme Kyle served as production assistants.
just live! managed to win such a significant award at the highly sought-after film competition, The Vegas Movie Awards™, one of the most influential and best-reviewed film festivals worldwide, committed to providing filmmakers with unmatched value, education and Committed throughout the year. Opportunities for more conscious and full development in their career and life.
A member of the Film Festival Alliance, this huge achievement at the Vegas Movie Awards™ allows the entire team to get behind JUST GINA! Now to join the elite of VMA alumni made up of visionary talent from over 80 countries and Academy AwardsEmmysgolden globesand BAFTAAward winning filmmakers such as Guy Nativ, Olivia Colman, Marisa Tomei, William Baldwin, Tom Hanks, Will Ferrell, Ron Perlman, Vinnie Jones, Malcolm McDowell, Gary Dourdan, Danny Trejo, Franco Nero, Tom Sizemore, Eric Roberts, Helena Bonham – Carter , and Gérard Depardieu, to name a few.
The VMA’s mission is to spotlight the world’s finest films and filmmakers from the City of a Thousand Lights. Submissions for The Vegas Movie Awards™ are now open and are being received from around the world www.vegasmovieawards.com
Following this significant achievement, award-winning director Edwin L. Williams II’s statement is: “I want to thank our entire cast and crew for helping make Just Live! the possibility of appearing at the Vegas Movie Awards as well. The fact that I’m able to participate in this incredible celebration of something so great and talented Blessed to have people to recognize is truly a fascination for me. I want to continue to earn my place in this industry and my way of storytelling. The nominations that evolved into multiple wins have propel me to even greater heights Inspired to keep trying. Thank you to the judges and especially the Vegas Movie Awards team for creating this wonderful space for creativity to safely showcase your talents. Thank you again!
“I want to thank my director and scene partner so much for helping me bring this character to life! Their energy and encouragement allowed me to tap into a side I didn’t know I had. I am honored and grateful to receive this recognition.”
– Emily Montemayor “Gina”
“I am extremely grateful to my visual partner and my director for creating an aura of collaboration throughout this project. It was an honor to be nominated, and a special thank you to the esteemed judges who allowed us to win the award in the Best Duo – Prestige category. Voted for. Thanks”
– Alphonso Davis III “Ethan”
“What a great start to 2023! It is an absolute honor to be a part of a prestigious film festival that welcomed us with open arms and encouraging words. I am very grateful for everything. Thank you VMAs for playing an important part in our film journey!
– Producer Elissa Williams
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