Exclusive Interview: “Lady Buds” Director Chris J. Russo

By Joan Amenn Last year at the Hot Docs International Film Festival, I was blown away by a debut film called “Lady Buds” (2021) (My review can be found here: https://intheirownleague.com/?s=Lady+Buds.) I am so honored that I got to speak to director Chris J. Russo just before the big premiere of “Lady Buds” on STARZ streaming service this week. We talked about the film, the … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: “Lady Buds” Director Chris J. Russo

Hot Docs International Film Festival 2021 Review: Lady Buds

Year: 2021 Runtime: 96 minutes Director: Chris J. Russo Cast: Sue Taylor, Chiah Rodriques, Felicia Carbajal, Karyn Wagner, “The Bud Sisters” By Joan Amenn Since 2016 when Proposition 64 legalized recreational marijuana use in California, it has been the best and worst of times for small cannabis farmers. Director Chris J. Russo is to be congratulated on a debut feature that is engaging, entertaining, educating … Continue reading Hot Docs International Film Festival 2021 Review: Lady Buds