Interviews & Media Coverage
Today we’d like to introduce you to Lakisha Ginyard Louissaint.
Hi Lakisha, please kick things off for us with an introduction to yourself and your story.
I am a wife, the mother of two amazing young men, a director, producer, scriptwriter, and author. In 2021, I decided to take a leap of faith by establishing my production company, Film By Faith Productions LLC. It was during the pandemic that I sat with my thoughts and decided to no longer remain stagnated or held hostage by fear or what I perceived as past failures. My mind would often drift to, “Hey, you’re a high school dropout.
JUNE 15, 2022
by LaCora Stephens
It's a tricky balancing act to pull off, but Troy, Alabama native turned her book into a movie. That's right! Lakisha Ginyard Louissaint may be a novice to film, but her experience writing five books pushed her to put her words on the big screen. Learn how she was able to do it and share with anyone trying to do the same! If you want to be interviewed on The YES! Show, visit our new website: https://www.buildingtablesproductions... 💕
THE YES! SHOW
Sep 27, 2022
We recently connected with Lakisha Ginyard Louissaint and have shared our conversation below.
Lakisha, thanks for taking the time to share your stories with us today Learning the craft is often a unique journey from every creative – we’d love to hear about your journey and if knowing what you know now, you would have done anything differently to speed up the learning process.
As a visual learner, it’s fairly easy for me to observe, learn, & execute the task before me to the best of my ability; however, knowing what I know now, I wouldn’t have been in such a rush ...
FEBRUARY 9, 2023
by Kris Harrell
Troy University could become an Alabama Hollywood. “No Perfect Love” is an independent film made in Troy, written and directed by an alumna, starring former Troy students, and featuring original music written by former members of The Sound of the South. The premiere on Saturday afternoon celebrated the end of the alumni’s dedication to the four year project ...
MARCH 28, 2023
We’re excited to introduce you to the always interesting and insightful Lakisha Ginyard Louissaint. We hope you’ll enjoy our conversation with Lakisha below.
Lakisha, so good to have you with us today. We’ve always been impressed with folks who have a very clear sense of purpose and so maybe we can jump right in and talk about how you found your purpose?
I found my purpose in my pain. It was the pain of failing over and over again that caused me to reevaluate my life and to model the power of perseverance for my children. I had to dig deep and realize that I was worthy of succeeding...