Press

The following is a collection of our favourite interviews, podcasts, and articles about various Nexus projects from 2017 onwards.

INDIE FILM WORLD AUGUST 2019

A short chat with Olga Markovic of Indie Film World with about improvised filming, and how and why we do it!

the two gay geeks webcast July 2019

A fun and informative interview with Ben and Keith from The Two Gay Geeks Webcast, all the way in Phoenix Arizona, talking about improvised filmmaking and the process of creating Friends, Foes & Fireworks with no script.

THE BITE MAGAZINE May 2019

Online London high fashion and lifestyle publication The Bite Magazine features Nexus Production Group in it’s The Film Review Directors Spotlight section, includes two reviews - Friends, Foes & Firework and Daughter.

film snob reviews May 2019

Film Snob Reviews Melissa Leach reviews Friends, Foes & Fireworks and leaves thoughtful comments on the overall film.

film snob reviews April 2019

Film Snob Reviews Melissa Leach reviews Daughter and leaves some insightful comments about the themes of the film.

LOVIN’ MALTA April 2019

An online article about NPG’s Maltese /Australian filmmaker Sarah Jayne and her work, including the mention of an upcoming film screening in Malta.

Search my trash March 2019

In this interview directors Sarah Jayne and Ivan Malekin talk Friends, Foes & Fireworks, filmmaking, Nexus Production Group, plus reflect on older films and discuss details of new films.

THE FILMMAKERS PODCAST NOVEMBER 2018

Director and writer Sarah Jayne talks to Giles Alderson for 84 Ep 84 - How to Make an Improvised Feature Film in 24hrs on New Years Eve with Sarah Jayne Portelli.

PURE SHIT: AUSTRALIAN CINEMA NOVEMBER 2018

Ivan Malekin and Sarah Jayne talk about how they lost and then rediscovered their love for filmmaking - a how and why response to Friends, Foes & Fireworks

Filmmaker freedom november 2018

An article breaking down how NPG shot feature film Friends, Foes & Fireworks in a single night & promoting the Udemy course.

ramona magazine for girls October 2018

Director Sarah Jayne talks Friends, Foes & Fireworks, filmmaking from a women’s perspective, plus a review of the film is given

DAILY ACTOR SEPTEMBER 2018

‘The Power of Improvisation’ written by NPG’s Ivan Malekin, drawing on our experiences with improv techniques and the lessons we’ve learned that can benefit actors.

PURE SHIT: AUSTRALIAN CINEMA JULY 2018

A list of Australian independent filmmakers who may be designated as the "new wave" of directors within Australia at the moment by counter culture website Pure Shit: Australian Cinema. Includes NPG’s Ivan Malekin.

Down under Berlin April 2018

Interview with co-producer and co-director Ivan Malekin about our experience filming improvised feature In Corpore in Berlin and around the world.

Indie FIlm Hustle Podcast March 2018

Podcast featuring Ivan Malekin chatting to Alex Ferrari about how exactly Nexus managed to film an entire feature - Friends, Foes & Fireworks - in a single night on New Year's Eve.

TVM NEWS malta OCTOBER 2017

The local TVM crew in Malta visit the set of In Corpore during a scene where Anna (Naomi Knight) and Manny (Chris Dingli) visit their family for lunch. Playing the part of the family was Sarah’s Jayne’s real life family - and what stars they were!

mamamia! september 2017

Interview with Sarah Jayne about Daughter and the themes of gendered violence and victim blaming.