Shanna Forrestall: Producer
Shanna Forrestall has been working in the film & television industry in Louisiana under the Louisiana Film Resources banner since 2007 as a resource liaison for projects of various budgets.
Shanna’s extensive background in marketing, advertising, publicity and project management is an asset in the areas of project development and marketing, event planning, budget maximization and project efficiency.
Shanna has worked closely as a consultant/producer with a variety of short films, feature films and reality TV projects to assist with special needs (locations, casting, logistics, special projects, etc.) She has also coordinated product and logo placement with key Louisiana vendors like Raising Canes on independent feature films.
Shanna’s personal projects include several short films including WHERE STRIPPERS GO TO DIE, THE ANIMAL INSTINCT and HOMELICIDE, and a commercial/industrial project called ENTER NAMASTE that was filmed in India to assist a series of schools for disabled children, and she also produced 9 episodes of a highly successful TruTV reality show.
She currently has several full length feature project in development, including OUR LADY OF THE PINK PUSSYCAT, and INDIAN SUNSET a feature film that will be shot part in New Orleans, and part in India. She is also currently assisting several other Louisiana based production companies and writers on a variety of web, short and feature length projects in development.
Shanna was the Editor and Assoc Publisher of Louisiana Film & Video Magazine from 2009 to 2012, and is a member of Women in Film & Television in her home city of New Orleans, LA.