Koumbie


Broadcast Date – November 29, 2017

I was so happy when the award winning and wonderful young filmmaker and actress Koumbie popped into the cove fm studios for a chat. The Nova Scotia born phenom has provided a ton stellar stuff to feature on SEA AND BE SCENE over the years.  From her work on screen the small screen in award winning productions like Mr. D and STUDIO BLACK!, to her recent big screen role in BLACK COP to her efforts behind the scenes with both WIFT (Women in film and television) and the Atlantic Filmmakers Cooperative (AFCOOP), to even writing and directing her own films – Koumbie is a force! And at the moment that force is focused on the theatre –  directing a new play about the Halifax Explosion called “Lullaby” and in rehearsals for a role in another called “At this Hour” which will open December 16th. We’ll talk about all of that and so much more including auditions, busy schedules, candy canes and car rides – here’s my conversation with Koumbie!

Catch Koumbie in action with the AQUATEAM – watch episode 1 here

For #SABStv’s visit to the MR.D set click here

To see Koumbie in action as Sheila on MR.D watch here

For more on the launch of  YEAA Maritimes click here

Watch the trailer for Cory Bowles award winning BLACK COP click here

You can see Koumbie featured in SABS 2016 ONES TO WATCH Special by clicking here and advancing to 11:01

To see a trailer for Greta Gerwig’s LADY BIRD click here

For the full scoop on the Via Rail $150 trip sell out click here

Koumbie and I both love THIS IS US for the scoop on that show click here

If you too missed Lisa Rose Snow‘s Reykjavik love story – listen to it for yourself here advance to 35:30

To watch Allan Hawco’s INsights IN 10 (filmed in the back of the GTO I might add) click here

To listen to Koumbie’s catchy fave “Cassonova” by Allie X click here

To watch the trailer for SLIDING DOORS click here

For more on Koumbie’s award winning film HUSTLE & HEART click here

For the scoop on AFCOOP click here

For more on PARENTHOOD click here

For more on the stage play “SLUT” click here

For show times and tickets for the play Koumbie is directing “LULLABY: Inside the Halifax Explosion” running now until December 10th click here

For showtimes and tickets for the play in which Koumbie will next act Zuppa Theatre’s “AT THIS HOUR” opening Dec.16th click here

Be sure to follow Koumbie on Twitter @koumbie and to keep up with all the news on THE BYSTANDER EFFECT and other Afro Viking Pictures productions like on Facebook here

While you’re here be sure to check out these other posts and videos featuring Koubmie – #SABS7 Birthday Salute, 2016 ONES TO WATCH LIST, 2017 Screen Nova Scotia Awards, 2016 Atlantic Film Festival Winners, #AFF2016 Atlantic Canadian Program, 1KWAVEATLANTIC Filmmakers 2016, 2015 Wishes, Goals & Resolutions, Cool People Profile

ps – for more on Susan Kent’s upcoming HATCHING, MATCHING, AND DISPATCHING holiday special A CHRISTMAS FURY click here

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