Meet our MLC Core Team
President / Pre-selections / Public Relations / Marketing / MLC Gala Host
Award winning artist (imdb.me/freddymoyano) with work featured by USA Today, who calls Wisconsin his home for over two decades. Renowned voice over published author/editor, motion picture producer and videographer --the latter focused in wildlife documentary productions. Full time entrepreneur since 2016, running MLC Productions (a content production company), which is part of Moyano Lingua Consulting and Productions, LLC a global English / Spanish content repurposing firm also managed by Freddy, offering translation, text localization, audiobook production, audio mastering and VO recording. Freddy has over 40 documentaries and over 25 narrated audiobooks to his name.
Ann Myrna has years of acting experience in the Chicago area, working in TV, film, commercials, industrial and web projects, as well as theater. She began acting in high school, spent the majority of her career in Information Technology, and has returned to acting to get more creativity back into her life. She'd love to hear more about your next project!
Know more about Ann on AnnMyrna.com
Patrick Nicopolis is an actor, producer and artist based in Ohio with years of experience in the industry (Ausar Films). He has a great vision to spot talent and quality productions. His warm demeanor, always willing to help, added to his passion for special effects, make him a great asset to the team.
Raised in Marvell, Arkansas, a town in the Mississippi Delta Region, LaTrena attended the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. There she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and a Masters of Education in Learning Systems Technology. LaTrena has shown great skill and technique in creating engaging dialogues in her work, such as The Eyes of Perfection. Reading her books is like watching a thriller movie and being part of the scene. She is also a script writer for shorts. LaTrena is a great asset to have in our team of MLC panelists.
Actor, Podcast Host of Hollywood and Beyond and VO artist, Steven brings to the team years of acting experience. Added to this acumen is his insightful 'meaningful interview' touch in every episode of his acclaimed podcast as well as his knowledge of the acting industry, having interviewed several highly ranked actors and professionals.
Steven is based in beautiful Cincinnati, Ohio. He loves coffee, meaningful conversations and enjoying peaceful walks with his dog.
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Best of the Cold Gala
MAY 1, 2021
VENUE: Get Reel De Pere Cinema
1. Opening Speech + Concessions Orders
Scarlet Curve will open with 1-hour music concert inside De Pere Cinema
followed by a performance by one of our nominees for Best Song, Michelle Rose and Poem King
A few shorts from our Fall and Winter Windows (we will update which films by end of April)
Scene Awards Screenings (our sister fest) ... screening of best scenes with live audience voting
10:00 pm - midnight
The Diabolical Schemes...
+ Q & A with the cast and crew
1:00 - 3:30 pm
Red Carpet + Awards Event
Gala Pricing and Etiquette
Our Gala Prices are a standard $28/admission for the 2 day event. More info here. We will have plenty of safety aspects in place for our upcoming May 1-2 event. Please bring a mask. Respect social distancing. Let's make it a memorable 2-day gala to celebrate filmmakers, actors, crew members for their creative work.
We host 2 drive-in Galas yearly. Next ones are in May 2021 and in September 2021. Our Best of the Cold May Gala will award global winners out of our Fall+Winter Windows. Our September 'Best of the Warm' 2021 Gala will do the same with Spring+Summer entrants who won in their windows.
Our favorite alternative rock band, Scarlet Curve, are our Official Gala Openers with one hour of great music. Here's a demo of their work =
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