06: Leticia de Bortoli on "Queering"


27-11-2020 • 1 hr 21 mins

This week Nadine is joined by Leticia de Bortoli. Leticia is a Brazilian writer, director, and cinematographer based in NYC. She is the creator of the LGBTQ+ comedy web series "Queering" - currently streaming on YouTube and holds over 6 million views. With a primarily female cast and fantastic characters- the series has created exceptional buzz. In this episode, we chat about working different hats from cinematography, to writing, to directing, we discuss the making of independent web series in New York City and the creation of “Queering," and we discuss what it means to stand firm as a woman in this field. Additionally, Leticia and I talk about LGBTQ+ cinema today, and her hopes + goals for the future.

In this episode we talk about the following works: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coats, Pariah by Dee Rees, Rubel, Feel Good on Netflix, and Portrait of a Lady on Fire by Celine Sciamma

Leticia de Bortoli is a Brazilian filmmaker based in New York City. You can find her most recent work on Vimeo & you can stream her award-winning web series "Queering" on Youtube. You can follow Leticia on instagram at https://www.instagram.com/bortolileticia/

Nadine Reumer is a Dutch actress and podcaster based between Amsterdam and New York City. For further information on her work & to get in contact, visit her website: www.nadinereumer.com

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