Winner of – Best Emerging Student Documentary Award Tallgrass Film Festival (2016)
Scholastics American Visions Nominee (2017)

Women’s Texas Film Festival (Dallas, Texas)
All American HS Film Festival (New York, NY)
Tallgrass Film Festival (Wichita, KS)
Awareness Film Festival (LA, California)
Directed by Women Screening Party (Indiana)

Featured on Mental Floss, Directed by Women &

“The Puppet Lady” is a 13 minute short documentary on Lillie Solomon. Lillie Solomon is a professional in millinery, puppetry, costuming, theater and number of other works of art. She explains her career and shares her thoughts on the creative mind and the feeling and being of an artist.

Featuring: Lillie Solomon

Directed and Edited: Kate Gondwe (17)

Cinematography: Izzy Regan, Kate Gondwe and Rithwick Chary

Special Thanks to: Annette Shamas and Gary Buettgenbach

Film Location: Stillwater, Oklahoma

Music usage:

Camera usage: Canon t3i with 18-55mm lens and Nikon
and Rode mic. audio

Edited on: Adobe Premiere Pro cc 2015

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