Eveylyn & Elmer
saturday, September 28, 2019 at 2:15pm
A sentimental tale of an elderly man who goes to a riverbank to scatter the ashes of his late wife and encounters a little girl who makes him realize that nothing ever really dies.
Meet the filmmakers
WRITER - Nadia Jordan
DIRECTOR - Nadia Jordan
PRODUCER - Nadia Jordan and Elizabeth Lloyd
Nadia Jordan is an award winning filmmaker and actress who was born and raised in London. She began her career in marketing & publicity for Universal Music before moving on to produce non-scripted television for some of the most renowned production companies in the UK such as BBC, Channel 4, Endemol and Sky.
Nadia started her actor training in London and in 2006 moved to New York City to study the Meisner Technique. She has performed on stage in London and New York and has also appeared in several independent films.
Shortly after moving to Los Angeles in 2009, Nadia set up “Fluffy Cat Productions" with a mission to create content for TV and Film with a focus on empowering stories for women with strong female leads.
“For the Love of George”, starring Rosanna Arquette, Tate Donovan, Rex Lee and Kristen Johnston, was the first feature film that Nadia co-directed, co-wrote and produced under Fluffy Cat Productions. Inspired by George Clooney’s humanitarian work, the film won has several awards including Best Female Filmmaker and Audience Choice Award at the Chicago Comedy Film Festival. It was released worldwide in 2018.
Nadia is passionate about creating more opportunities for women filmmakers and for equality in a male dominated industry, as exemplified in “For the Love of George” where she enlisted a predominantly female crew.
Nadia has just completed the short film “Evelyn & Elmer”, which she directed, co-wrote and produced along with directing the music video “Queen of Tomorrow”, for female pop duo “Unsung Lilly”. She is currently in development on several other features.
A member of WIF and BAFTA (British Academy of Film & Television Arts), Nadia recently became a member of the Directors Guild of America.