When Stacy Pascal Gaspard decided to apply for the Rising Voices program by Indeed, the job search company, she knew it would be a scramble. Within a week, she drafted 10 pages for an original film script and submitted the application on the eve of the deadline.
Once the director made the cut of 10 filmmakers chosen in March to produce their films, which were due to premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival, the stress did not end. In one month, they had to color, edit, choose the score music and finish the film.
Her moxie paid off, and, in June, Pascal Gaspard traveled to New York in June to premiere “Soñadora” at the renowned film festival. Just as the timing fell into place with her decision to apply, Pascal Gaspard's passion to represent more people of Afro-Caribbean descent is also coming together.
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