Podcasts of The Women's Eye Radio Show are NOW available on iTunes. Check them out and if you like, leave us a review. Click Here
 

Producer Stacey Reiss On THE EAGLE HUNTRESS: A Stunning Film About Family, Dreams and Girl Power

Stacey Reiss, producer The Eagle Huntress/Photo: Stacey Reiss

Stacey Reiss

By Patricia Caso/October 28, 2016
Photos: Courtesy Stacey Reiss

As an award-winning producer, writer and director, documentarian Stacey Reiss has probably seen and done enough to make a movie about herself. Her most recent effort as a producer is THE EAGLE HUNTRESS, which takes Stacey to “the ends of the earth” to follow a thirteen-year-old Mongolian girl, Aisholpan, through her challenges to realize her dream to be the best eagle hunter.

“Her story is universal. It’s a story of a father supporting and teaching his daughter, which I can certainly appreciate as the mother of two children.”  Stacey Reiss

I was intrigued to find out more about the producer behind this stunning film that harkens back to traditions and culture from the days of Genghis Khan…  [Read more…]

Share The Eye:
  • email
  • RSS
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • StumbleUpon
  • Digg
  • Print

TOP 10: Meet the Inspiring Girls of the New CNN Documentary ‘We Will Rise’

girls from the documentary "We Will Rise"/Photo from Glamour.com

Meet the Inspiring Girls of the New CNN Documentary ‘We Will Rise’: Cady Drell–glamour.com–10/12/16

TOP 10: Alexi Pappas Veers Far From Her Lane

Alexi Pappas, runner/Photo: Thomas Boyd, New York Times

Alexi Pappas Veers Far From Her Lane: Sam McManis–nytimes.com–5/23/16–Photo: Thomas Boyd for The New York Times

TOP 10: Kristin Davis on Battling to Save the Elephants with her Documentary ‘Gardeners of Eden’

Kristin Davis/indiewire.com

Kristin Davis on Battling to Save the Elephants with her Documentary ‘Gardeners of Eden’: David Canfield–indiewire.com–5/7/15

Top 10: Sarah Jessica Parker’s Doc Series on New York City Ballet Returns

NY City Ballet Returns/studio360.org

Sarah Jessica Parker’s Doc Series on New York City Ballet Returns: Khrista Rypl–studio360.org–11/16/14

TOP 10: Nigerian Women Fight for Democracy

Hafsat Abiola/Photo: Joanna Lipper

Nigerian Women Fight for Democracy: Nina Strochlic–dailybeast.com–10/1/14–Photo: Joanna Lipper

TOP 10: New Alice Walker Doc Delivers Good Medicine

Alice Walker--Photo: Anthony Barboza

New Alice Walker Doc Delivers Good Medicine: Agunda Okeyo–dailybeast.com–2/3/14–Photo: Anthony Barboza

TOP 10: Katie Couric Makes Documentary Debut at Sundance

Still from "Fed Up", documentary at Sundance

Katie Couric Makes Documentary Debut at Sundance: Sandy Cohen–news.yahoo.com–1/20/14–Photo from ‘Fed Up’/Sundance Institute

Click to Learn More about our Great Guests on The Women's Eye Radio Show