Bodine Boling

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Bodine Boling
Born Bodine Alexander Orban
(1982-08-16) August 16, 1982 (age 35)
Denton, Maryland, U.S.
Alma mater Barnard College[1]
Occupation Actress, writer, voice artist
Years active 2001-present
Spouse(s) Alexis Boling
Website bodineboling.com

Bodine Alexander Boling (born August 16, 1982) is an American writer and filmmaker. She is best known for writing, producing, starring in and editing the independent science fiction feature Movement and Location.[2]

Early life[edit]

Boling was born and raised on the eastern shore of Maryland, attending Saints Peter and Paul High School in Easton, MD.[3]

Career[edit]

In 2001, Boling (as Bodine Alexander) starred in "Riders", which was written and directed by Doug Sadler and premiered at the Los Angeles Film Festival.[4] The film later aired on the Sundance Channel.[5]

In 2005, Boling (as Alex Orban) appeared in Swimmers (film), another independent feature film written and directed by Doug Sadler, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.[6]

Boling wrote, produced, starred in and edited the independent science fiction feature film Movement and Location.[7] It was a joint project with her husband Alexis Boling, through his production company Harmonium Films and Music.[8]

The film premiered at the Brooklyn Film Festival in 2014, where it won the Audience Award, Best Screenplay and Best Original Score.[9] Other festivals of note include Indie Memphis (2014), where it won the Ron Tibbett Excellence in Filmmaking Award and Best Poster,[10] and the Rome International Film Festival (2014),[11] where it won Best Narrative Feature and the Audience Award.[12] It also played the Atlanta Film Festival and Sci-Fi-London, both in 2015.[13][14]

Personal life[edit]

Boling married filmmaker Alexis Boling on September 12, 2009 at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in Brooklyn, New York. Michael Yates Crowley officiated and Vampire Weekend played the reception.[15]

Her grandfather is photographer A. Aubrey Bodine.[16]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Moore, Henley. "Screenwriter returns home for Md. film festival". The Washington Times. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Bodine Boling". IMDb. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  3. ^ "Orban-Boling". The Star Democrat. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  4. ^ "Maryland film gets a break at L.A. festival". Baltimore Sun. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  5. ^ Oei, Lily. "Channel nabs rights to Catskills thriller, 'Riders'". Variety. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  6. ^ "Sadler's new film to premiere at Sundance Film Festival". The Star Democrat. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  7. ^ "Brooklyn Film Festival: Movement and Location". This Week In New York. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  8. ^ "Movement + Location". Indie Memphis 2014. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  9. ^ "MOVEMENT AND LOCATION - World Premiere". Brooklyn Film Festival. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  10. ^ "2014 AWARDS". Indie Memphis. Archived from the original on 6 February 2016. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  11. ^ Walker, Doug. "'Movement and Location' screening at Rome International Film Festival tonight". Rome News-Tribune. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  12. ^ "December 4-10, 2015, Movement and Location Chicago Premiere". Facets Cinémathèque. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  13. ^ "MOVEMENT AND LOCATION - directed by Alexis Boling". Atlanta Film Festival. Archived from the original on 5 February 2016. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  14. ^ "MOVEMENT + LOCATION". Sci-Fi-London. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  15. ^ "Orban-Boling". The Star Democrat. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 
  16. ^ "Bodine Orban, Alexis Boling". The New York Times. Retrieved 29 January 2016. 

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