INDIEblush: Your source for Indie in Northern CA
We explore, hands-on, INDIE Film Festivals, Wine, Fashion, and many other Leisure Activities mainly in Northern CA.
We inspire local tourism, and lend exposure to the great way of living Northern CA has to offer.
This year we want to go to San Diego's COMICON, Reno's HOT AUGUST NIGHTS, and facilitate "The Battle of the Valleys" (comparing movies, food, and wines between Napa, Grass, Shenandoah, and Sacramento Valleys)
Please enjoy our magazine, explore more with INDIEfun.TV,
and hop aboard the INDIEWOODbus.
Christina Marie, Executive Producer
Christina Marie is a Writer, Producer, Director, and Actress with over 30 years experience in the entertainment business. She obtained her Theater Arts degree from Sacramento State with a Minor in Music. After working on the stage for several professional theaters, she converted to film with “Man on the Moon”, working alongside Jim Carey and Courtney Love. She has written more than 10 feature-length screenplays, Directed several commercial projects, and Co-directed 2 features. Christina's Producing experience includes developing eight Features for her latest project, INDIEWOOD, a planned community development based on the needs of the Creative Class and the Indie Film Industry; and the funding & production of "Dance of the Marionettes". Christina has also produced several shorts, commercials, & live events at Arco Arena, Oakland Coliseum, and Westfield Plaza. Christina won “Transformational Leader of the Year” in the category of Independent Film from T2 Communications in 2011; was listed as one of five, “Entrepreneurs to Watch” in Sacramento News and Review (April 2012); and was highlighted as one of three Producers worldwide at the American Film Market in Santa Monica in 2013 for her accomplishment of setting the filmmaking record of “Fastest Shot Feature” with her Paranormal movie: THE DARK (shot in 58 hours, beating Roger Corman’s record from 1960 with shooting “Little Shop of Horrors” in 72 hours). She looks forward to delivering “The INDIEWOODbus” in Summer of 2014, a promotional vehicle for INDIE Film Festivals in Northern CA. As a Sacramento native, she has an innate sense of pride for Sacramento and feels that the Capitol needs to serve as an example of what the 9th largest economy in the world should be. She works with government offices in an effort to bring more sustainability to Independent Film making in Northern CA. Her most recent demonstration of supporting the community was the creation of a short Documentary that accompanied a Federal Grant application securing Millions of Federal dollars to repair the Water Treatment Plant. In her spare time she serves as the Interim Executive Director for the Capitol Indie Collective and mentors aspiring filmmakers and actors.
More at www.thechristinamarie.com