COMIC CON SPOTLIGHT: Indie Darling Premstar Santana

"Embodying the dauntless essence of the indie spirit, actress Premstar Santana is fast becoming the creative vision fans should celebrate...From her acting style to her choice of projects, Premstar is flying the flag for clever individualism and advancing female-fronted narratives. The industry certainly needs a positive force such as Premstar who compellingly pushes for self-expression unburdened by customary standards." -Haren Yong, Editor and Blogger


BITCH FLICKS

"The opening film, Luna — written, directed by, and starring Premstar herself — immediately set the tone for the rest of the festival. Premstar’s film let me know that she was not bullshitting about her clarion call to elevate the game." Read More


VOYAGE LA MAGAZINE 2019: Inspiring Stories, Meet Premstar Santana

“From my experience “luck” finds you when you’re open. When you allow things to unfold. When you put in the work without expectations, enjoy the journey, and have faith in uncertainty.” Read more


FEMINIST CRUSH PODCAST : S2, Ep. 6: Premstar Santana

“Tired of waiting for permission to screen her own films and desiring a safe space for feminist filmmakers and their movies to shine, indie auteur and actor Premstar Santana founded the Moonfaze Feminist Film Festival, an annual celebration of films that foreground a feminist viewpoint and showcase critical, political, cinematic takes on the many levels of oppression women, queer people, and people of color navigate every day.” Listen to full episode here


BE YOUR OWN

"Meet shining superstar triple threat Premstar Santana, an award winning California native SAG - AFTRA actor, a filmmaker, and founder of Moonfaze Films and the Moonfaze Feminist Film Journal [formerly known as the Moonfaze Feminist Film Festival]. She is also a photographer and a multidisciplinary artist." Read more

 

IT'S A GRRRL INTERVIEW

"...artists like Premstar are perfect walking examples of how amazing it can be to break free and explore our emotions, embrace our “ugly”,

and to create our own identities." Read More


ATLAS AERIS - BEST ACTRESS AWARD

"These moments emphasize the narcissism at the centre of this neglectful relationship, and Santana and Crawford deliver excellent performances." Read More


RIBBON OF LIFE REVIEW

"...but is in love with Esmae (excellent Premstar Santana) formerly known as Preston. The excellent cast transcends..." Read More


BLOG CRITICS REVIEW OF THE LADY M. MONOLOGUES

"...a vehicle for Santana to show off her acting chops as we listen to the classic ravings not in a Scots castle, but in a suburban environment." Read More


BEHIND THE SCENES INTERVIEW - FEATURE FILM IN WORLD WAR

"Filmmaking is a team sport; it takes a village to make a movie." Read More