Breaking News

Unique Interview: Tennille Taraszkiewicz (If I Cannot Have You)

IF I CAN’T HAVE YOU | Midnight Releasing

How did you get connected to IF I CAN’T HAVE YOU?

I suppose you could possibly say I used to be the mission initiator. I pitched the thought to the author/director/actor Matt Santia. Peter was the subsequent group member to return on as DP and co-director. The objectives was to get our first function movie accomplished so we might begin to be taught the distribution channels.

Inform us a little bit bit about your character, Diane?

Diane is totally irresponsible, and a nasty mom, however “seems” to have her life so as. She performs into the clique of the sufferer that causes her personal dilemmas’. Regardless of being an informed psychologist she will’t appear to encompass herself with any secure individuals. Diane’s in a position to get herself out of most conditions so that you don’t actually consider her as dangerous as a result of she hasn’t paid the results for her poor decisions but.

How was it working with the administrators, Peter Poulos and Matthew Santia?

I really feel like collectively we’re a dream group – balanced, supportive, complimentary. Repeatedly evolving our creativity and productiveness. Peter was the DP of the primary movie I produced in 2016 and Matt helped me write a script in 2018 so there was an current connection.

What was your favourite scene?

Probably the most enjoyable scene was within the health club car parking zone with Matt Santia (Oliver). It was very playful and the dialog was quick paced. Probably the most intense scene was the workplace confrontation with Todd Calvin de Pew (River). I really like the best way it lower collectively. I might really feel the strain and awkwardness between the characters once I watched it edited.

What was essentially the most tough facet to creating this movie?

Truthfully Covid was our principal problem. We had been scheduled to movie throughout the lockdown and needed to reschedule manufacturing.

What makes this movie stand out?

It’s utterly distinctive! It’s self-aware however not in your face. We’ve been instructed it’s a savvy mixing of horror and humor. I additionally really feel just like the viewers will admire the nostalgia of 80’s and 90’s stalker cliques being gently poked at for the mere goal of leisure.

Do you have got any favourite horror movies?

I’m actually new to the horror style due to my surrounding filmmakers. I at all times appreciated Scream, which was a giant affect for “If I Can’t Have You.” I feel they did a superb job with the re-quel and it re-energized the self-aware/meta film vibe proper earlier than we launched “If I Can’t Have You.”

What made you wish to get into appearing?

I appreciated the digital camera as a younger lady however went the company route after faculty. As soon as the incentives got here to Michigan I began getting pondering appearing could possibly be a chance. From there, I realized the way to make movies, and I haven’t seemed again since 2016.

Who evokes your creativity?

The filmmakers round me give super inspiration. Our concepts develop into so many instructions. I additionally prefer to benchmark what’s already been finished to verify we’re doing one thing acquainted however authentic.

What’s subsequent for you?

I’ve an appearing & producing function in a number of upcoming initiatives; Miss Rainbow Magic, Dominus, Gem Naturals, Royals, and I’m most excited for Chasing the Ghost.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.