5Q's w/Devin Scott "She Wore Silver Wings" Director

#1: Can you describe your movie and why somebody should see it in less than 140 characters?

An inspiring doc about the Women Air Force Service pilots of WWII through the eyes of Jean Landis, one of a few who flew the P51 Mustang.

#2: What do you want the Borrego FilmFestival audience to know about your film that isn’t obvious from its title?

WWII Pilot Jean landis is now 97 and will attend the screening. She has lot’s of stories to tell and will spill her secret to a long life.

#3: What is your movie making background?  Tell us about yourself.

Devin Scott has been a director for 25 years and is the great nephew of Jean Landis. “I heard these stories for years at the Thanksgiving table and am happy I was able to make the film.

#4: What was the biggest lesson learned in getting your film made?

History is experienced very differently by the people who lived it. My aunt helped break down many barriers for women in that era and I couldn’t be prouder. 

#5: What does the future hold for your film and you?

This will probably be the last time the film will screen publicly so don’t miss it! Come meet Jean, she’s an amazing woman with an amazing story.

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