TG Geeks Webcast Episode 230

The Two Gay Geeks chat with filmmakers, Sarah Jayne Portelli and Ivan Malekin of Nexus Production Group. They have a rather unique approach to making films that you may find fascinating, we certainly did. With each interview we learn something new and develop new relationships with those that we interview. Have a listen and enjoy.

About Sarah Jayne Portelli

Sarah Jayne started her film and television career as a Production Designer in 2006. She has worked on numerous short films in various art department roles and with Australian industry heavyweights including Princess Pictures and The Boilermaker Pty Ltd. Sarah Jayne’s feature film credits include the critically acclaimed Taj, the one and only Dace Decklan: Private Eye, Oddball starring Shane Jacobson, The Subjects by Instinct Entertainment, and Choir Girl by NPG and Golden Gate Productions.

When not immersed in the world of film, Sarah enjoys critical and creative writing, her work appearing in Huffington Post, Feminartsy, and Daily Life Mag.

Sarah Jayne recently co-directed the completely improvised features Friends, Foes & Fireworks and In Corpore with Ivan Malekin and she continues to work with Nexus as a writer/director, now living in Malta and pursuing projects in the European Film Industry.

About Ivan Malekin

Ivan Malekin found film with a little serendipity back in 2007 and has never looked back. He is an award-winning producer, director and editor whose films have screened and won awards both locally and internationally.

Currently Ivan lives in Malta, working as a freelance video producer, and is in post production on his fourth feature, In Corpore, a film dealing with monogamous and polygamous relationships set in Melbourne, Malta, New York, and Berlin.

His first love remains Nexus Production Group, his own independent film production outfit driven by creativity, originality, and passion.

About Nexus Production Group

Nexus Production Group is a filmmaking collective driven by originality, creativity, and passion. Our skills are as diverse as our range of output and we strive for quality and artistic integrity in every project we undertake. Individually, each member of NPG is a unique emerging or accomplished artist; together, we are growing and only limited by imagination. Nexus Production Group is Ivan Malekin, Sarah Jayne, Patrick Siscar and Clara Francesca.

In our second segment we chat about our impressions of Spiderman Far From Home and some other craziness (as usual). We also highlight recent articles posted to the in the past week. As always we have our birthdays and we have the ever popular feedback segment.

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