Allison Powell

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“Do something small, really small first. Don’t spend a ton of money on your first project because you need to make a lot of mistakes.”

Welcome back to Nothing Shines Like Dirt Episode 66. Elise and Lesley sit down with Actor/Filmmaker Allison Powell to discuss her feature film Banging Lanie, low-budget tips and drop the prop gun!!


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Allison's motto is "Make it Happen". Since moving to Los Angeles from North Carolina, Allison has been involved in projects as an actor, writer, director, producer, and resident tea drinker. Her recent short film "Black Widow: Origins" got rave reviews from Movie Pilot News and is touring the country with Geek Film Fest. Last February she completed her first feature, "Banging Lanie", as producer/director/lead. She most recently worked on the romantic comedy "Fame-Ish" which was all filmed during a real anime convention. Allison is an avid trail runner and will finish her first 50 mile race May 11th!