Films Jade Puga has starred, written, directed and produced have played in over 40 film festivals.
Jade Puga - Bio
JADE PUGA is an award winning classically trained, method Actress, Writer, and Producer. Jade attended University Of Southern California School of Theater, with a minor in Cinema. Jade produced, co-wrote and starred in the movie Aguruphobia, out on iTunes, Amazon, Google Play and Verizon Fios TV On Demand. Aguruphobia had a limited theatrical run.
She co-founded SAFADA Y SANO PRODUCTIONS with Richard Montes. Pass The Mic! a 60 min documentary, was their first feature length project, distributed by Image Entertainment. Pass the Mic! screened at the AFI Music Documentary Series.
Stepping into the directing chair, Ms. Puga wrote and directed the short “The Passion of Existence” which was nominated for best mini-short at the H2O Hip Hop Festival in New York, and screened at the prestigious Black Soil Film Festival in the Netherlands as well as the Vancouver International Hip-Hop Film Festival. ‘Un Beso’ marked her narrative directorial debut which had its world premiere at the Cannes Short Film Corner. She studies with Oscar Nominated Actress Sally Kirkland and Sal Romeo, an Actor Studio Directors unit member.