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Anna Wilding is an accomplished and award winning actor, director, producer, screenwriter, a film executive in London, Hollywood, New York…. and White Houe Correspondent.
Anna has worked on major motion pictures and award winning indie films.
Wilding was declared as one of only 100 women Directors who had a feature length film run “formally” in cinemas – for more than seven days. This was for the critically acclaimed and hit indie film Buddha Wild. The film played in cinemas for a combined total of 60 days, qualified and was a front runner for the for Oscars one year to be beat out, by an Inconvenient Truth at final selection, and is archived by official request at The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. Wilding also carried the film as actress, as sole narrator and presenter.
Anna Wilding has spoken as Guest Spotlight Speaker at Cannes, panels for IFP, Digital Hollywood, and numerous film and financing panels.
Wilding has appeared in Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Moving Images Magazine, and many other consumer and trade press, as well as other print and TV outlets such as W Magazine, Womans’ Day and Access Hollywood.
Behind the scenes, Wilding was recognized internationally by various organizations for her in-depth consultancy work on The Lord of the Rings motion picture trilogy, including to New Line Cinema, who formally thanked Wilding for her vast scope of humanitarian work and consultancy on the trilogy.
As an actor, Anna Wilding has tackled notable and diverse roles in film and television from a battered wife, to a 1940’s screen star, to a Kubrick inspired television reporter in the 1960’s. Wilding has taken her place on stage with roles that include, an award winning improvisational player in professional Theatre sports, a guest star appearance with Second City in LA, a starring role as silent comedian in Fringe Festival Winner, Patience of Silence, and the role of Hermione in Shakespeare’s The Winters Tale.
Wilding spoke out in the industry clearly and strongly about the movie fan site IMDB, and the fact it’s Star Meter system uses subjective and flawed algorithms and therefore presents flawed data to both public and industry professionals.
Anna Wilding’s acting and film work has been lauded by professional critics, as, “Moving”, “Beautiful, “Captivating,” and, “Must see.” Cited as, “Multi-talented,” Anna Wilding has completed multiple responsibilities in the film and entertainment business as Actor, Producer, Director, Writer, and Presenter.
Wilding’s work can be seen or felt in work ranging from Oscar nominees and winners through to Cannes, White Sands-Palm Beach, Chicago Film Festival, Tribeca, Santa Barbara Film Festival, Sundance….
Wilding additional credits include camera operator, art director, set decorator.
Wilding is also an entrepreneur having founded and launched one of the top selling skincare brands using pure New Zealand bee venom.
Wilding judged the national Australian Atom Awards – respected film and television awards.
Anna Wilding continues to be active as an actor and in all aspects of creativity, industry, philanthropy and business.
Anna Wilding works for the good in all, to bring out and nurture the good in the world.
She has been known for her work in advancement of women.
Her work is targeted to enable a world of peace. and strides in effort, on behalf of racial and cultural diversity.
World Earth Week New York
Cannes Film Festival American Pavillion ,Cannes
Film and Finance Forum, New York
Actors and Production ,IFP New York
Screen Actors Guild,Los Angeles
Child Helpline,New Zealand
Diversity Awards,Los Angeles
Rialto Cinemas Tsunami Relief Appeal New Zealand
Calgary Buddhist Film Series, Canada
USC Film School (guest lecturer) Los Angeles
Golden Globe Awards