Bianca Spender was founded on principles of empowering and uplifting women. We design for curious, independent minds, for those who challenge the norm and who dare to dream. Through our Q and A series, we delve into the world of prominent women, forging their path in the arts, film, politics, fashion, movement and beyond.
Jasmin Tarasin is a filmmaker and artist working across documentary, drama, commercial and video installation. Coming from a fine art background of painting and photography and later film school. Jasmin works on human stories with connection and work intuitively with actors. I am very passionate about gender equality and hope I can create change through storytelling.
For the Spring 2021 season, Jasmine and Bianca collaborated on a visual project to capture Bianca's creative process during the emotional time after her mothers passing. Come with us behind the scenes of Jasmin Tarasin’s colourful life.
How did you and Bianca meet?
What drew you two to collaborate and what was the process like?
Can you tell us the story of the latest film you have done together, what were you looking to capture?
Talk us through your creative process. Where do you start ?
You do a lot of work with gender equality in the film industry? What have you achieved?
What do you envision for your future?
Do you have a piece of advice you’d give to your younger self or someone looking to pursue a career in film?
3 Fun Facts
What’s your go-to dinner party dish? Or a favourite thing to cook.
What's been the most challenging life lesson you've learnt?
What are you reading, watching or listening to at the moment?
Watching – Succession ( hooked ) , Melbourne Film Festival online – my film The Story of Lee Ping is playing and so many other great films. Watched Fantastic Fungi the other night which was wonderful. Also watched a great Icelandic film recently – Woman at War
Listening – Beautiful new Joep Beving album and Jess Cornelius amazing new album