Saturday, May 21, 2016


Dear Linda Kruse,

Congratulations to you and your team on behalf of all of us at SOHO! We are truly excited to have your film's NY Premiere as part of our program this year. 

KRUSING AMERICA will screen at Theater 3 - Village East Cinema
189 2nd Avenue (12th Street) 
New York, NY 10003 

Tuesday - June 14, 2016 at 3:45pm-5:30pm.

For Tickets visit:

Warmest regards...

Sibyl Santiago
Executive Director and Head of Programming
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Friday, April 29, 2016

Director of Photography TOM GEAGAN Nominated for EMMY for BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY on Travelscope!

Director of Photogrpahy Tom Geagan & Director Linda Kruse

"A Chef's Life"
"Joseph Rosendo's Travelscope" - TOM GEAGAN & JON SPEYERS
"R.L. Stine's Monsterville: Cabinet of Souls"
"The Mind of a Chef"

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) announced the nominees for the 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards. The awards ceremony will be held at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites on Sunday, May 1st. The Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards will also be held at the Bonaventure on Friday, April 29th, 2016. The 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Award Nominations is a world-class awards celebration honoring the best and brightest of the Daytime television.

TOM GEAGAN Director of Photogrpahy on KRUSING AMERICA
Tom Geagan began his career as an actor in England, studying at the Drama Studio London. Returning to the States, Tom continued both acting and directing in Los Angeles on several independent films and commercials. He then turned his interests towards filmmaking and studied Cinematography at UCLA.

Over the past 15 years, Tom has worked as a cameraman on many films, including Full on Empty, Violet and Panic in Motion. His film credits as a Director of Photography include Straight Life, Death for Dinner and Present Perfect.

For the past 10 years, Tom has been traveling the world as the Director/Director of Photography and Editor for the PBS travel series, Travelscope, starring multi-award winning travel journalist, Joseph Rosendo.

Tom has been a member of the Atticus Productions since 2007, working as a Director/Director of Photography and Editor on various productions including KRUSING AMERICA, Gino Cucino and Tutto Tuscany.

About The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) is a professional service organization dedicated to the advancement of the arts and sciences of television and the promotion of creative leadership for artistic, educational and technical achievements within the television industry. It recognizes excellence in television with the coveted Emmy® Award for News & Documentary, Sports, Daytime Entertainment, Daytime Creative Arts & Entertainment, Public & Community Service, and Technology & Engineering. NATAS membership consists of more than 15,000 broadcast and media professionals represented in 19 regional chapters across the country. 

Beyond awards, NATAS has extensive educational programs including Regional Student Television and its Student Award for Excellence for outstanding journalistic work by high school students, as well as scholarships, publications, and major activities for both industry professionals and the viewing public.

OFFICIAL SELECTION International Christian Film Festival! Screening Tonight: April 29, 2016 at 10:20 PM.

Congratulations! Linda Kruse:

KRUSING AMERICA has been chosen as an OFFICIAL SELECTION for the 2016 International Christian Film Festival taking place this weekend in Orlando, FL.

KRUSING AMERICA will screening at 10:20 pm Friday April 29, 2016.

For screening details please visit:

You have also been nominated for BEST DIRECTOR in a Documentary with your selection.
Congratulations and Good Luck.

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Director LINDA KRUSE nominated for BEST DIRECTOR at International Christian Film Festival!

On behalf of the International Christian Film Festival, I’d like to personally than you for submitting to the 2016 International Christian Film Festival. I’d like to also congratulate you for putting out such amazing materials.

Held this weekend in Orlando, Florida April 28-30, 2016, International Christian Film Festival is one of the largest Christian Film Festival in the world. Our goal is to help filmmakers get to next level. With over $100,000 in awards given out, this is the premiere choice for faith-based, family-friendly films and documentaries.  

KRUSING AMERICA will  be screening at 10:20 pm Friday April 29,2016. For more information, tickets screening details please visit:

Friday, April 22, 2016

OFFICIAL SELECTION Movie Park Action Film Festival! Screening tomorrow: Saturday April 23, 2016 at NOON!

Congratulations! Linda Kruse:

KRUSING AMERICA has been chosen as an Official Selection for the 2016 Movie Park Action Film Festival!

The Movie Park Adventure Film Festival! 

Visit the World of Adventures and Great Actions with features and short films, cartoons, trailers, and web series. The Movie Park Adventure Film Festival, can be one of YOUR great adventure! Screening all weekend April 22-24, 2016. 

Screening Noon April 23, 2016. 
                                 Visit the SCREENING ROOM at:

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Director LINDA KRUSE Wins #55 Award with KRUSING AMERICA Missouri at Iowa Motion Picture Awards!

Linda Kruse wins Award of Excellence at The 25th Annual Iowa Motion Picture Awards 

Pella, IA  On April 16, 2016 The Iowa Motion Picture Association held the 25th Annual Iowa Motion Picture Awards at The Historic Pella Opera House. There were 108 entries in thirty-one categories. 

\Linda Kruse’s entry titled “KRUSING AMERICA Missouri” earned an Award of Excellence in the Educational Production. The Award of Achievement signifies that the entry was nominated for an award and that the entrant submitted a film worthy of recognition. 

The Award of Excellence is given to the entrant that meets a standard level of accomplishment and earns the most points in the chosen category and signifies an accomplishment of the highest order. A full list of award winners is available at

About The Iowa Motion Picture Awards
The Iowa Motion Picture Association (IMPA) recognizes outstanding creative and technical achievement in Iowa’s moving image production industry, in all its forms -- in twenty-one Program Categories and twenty-five Craft Categories.
There are two levels of recognition, the Award of Achievement (Awarded to all nominees for having produced a film worthy of recognition) and the Award of Excellence. For more information, please visit
To learn more please contact The Iowa Motion Picture Association at

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Director LINDA KRUSE and KRUSING AMERICA Official Nominee for the Iowa Motion Picture Association Awards!

KRUSING AMERICA Missouri is an Official Selection and selected to be included in festival.
Dear Linda Kruse,

Congratulations on being named as an Official Nominee for the Iowa Motion Picture Association Awards! This signifies that your KRUSING AMERICA - Missouri has qualified to win either an Award of Achievement or an Award of Excellence in Educational Programming.

The complete list of nominees for all categories will be posted online at Your award will be announced during our ANNUAL IMPA AWARDS CELEBRATION on Saturday, April 16, at the Pella Opera House in Pella, Iowa. Please join us in Pella to celebrate the winning entries, participate in excellent workshops, view the screenings of your own entry and those of other nominees, and enjoy the opportunity to network with other Iowa filmmakers. You can learn more about the awards and sign up for the full day of educational workshops, lunch with Iowa Motion Picture Association members, and the Awards Gala by visiting 

Congratulations again on your achievement! We're proud to recognize your excellence and we look forward to seeing you soon.

The Board of Directors
The Iowa Motion Picture Association


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