Charis Joy Jackson

Charis Joy Jackson is a writer, director, producer and teacher working with The Initiative Production Company. During the day she makes movies and in her spare time is writing a novel. She's a self-proclaimed nerd who wishes she could live in Hobbiton. You can follow her on Instagram @charisjoyjackson

How to Work with Kids to Make Your Film the Best

It takes a lot of tenacity and creativity to make a film. When your ...

Little Girl and Dad Have Best Friendship Ever

The other day I was watching Ellen, as you do, and she welcomed on ...

Andrew Garfield is an Ugly Actor

Over the last few years the name “Andrew Garfield” has worked its way into ...

“Lion” is the Best Movie of the Year

My headline really says it all. Lion is the best movie of the year ...

We Should Be Rebels

***WARNING: ARTICLE CONTAINS ROGUE ONE SPOILERS!!!*** We’re well into January 2017 and you’ve probably ...

Don’t Be a Stereotype: Steve Harrington from Stranger Things

***THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS SEASON ONE SPOILERS!!!!*** I hate stereotypes.   In fact, I despise ...

The Actor Every Director Wants

As an aspiring actor and part-time director, I’ve always been curious what other directors ...

Don’t Be a Stereotype: Richmond Valentine from Kingsman

*** WARNING: CONTAINS SPOILERS *** Oh stereotypes. How I loath thee. One of my ...

Salute Your Shorts

In a family full of feature films and TV shows, the little sister – ...

Review: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children

I love fantasy stories. Like loooove them. They are my thing.   So, when ...

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