Joan Montreuil is an award-winning Houston based  Author and Indie Filmmaker. She is the Visionary and Founder  of Wisdom Productions, LLC and BWIF, DBA [Brilliant Women In Film].  Joan has over 26 years of experience in the Theater, Film and  Media. 

She fell in love with the ARTS as a child and its been in the depths of her soul every since. Her latest venture is BWIF, formerly knows as Sister II Sister, was upgraded from stage theater to filmmaking. Joan is located  right here in Houston, Texas.  Joan is the Founder, Creator of countless workshops helping upcoming filmmakers and she is the founder and CEO of her 3rd annual Film Festival.

Over the last 26 years, She's worked with countless writers, filmmakers, producers, actors, and executives across multiple creative disciplines. She's worked with everyone from beginners to grammy consideration & Oscar nominees. She's had clients everywhere from the high quality of life in Canada to the crystal blue waters of the  Bahamas. She's provided a variety of platforms to help many creatives screen their work through streaming, media and festivals.  

 Joan states; "I  don’t say this to brag but to emphasize that my passion for the arts is the pinnacle of my desire to see filmmakers stop waiting for permission to be creative and greenlight themselves unapolegitically"! 

​Joan is the creator of several programs to help the masses:
The Writers Room |The Writers Retreat |BWIF Annual Film Festival |Swift News Talk Show & Media | My Diary, Creative Writing For Girls | BWIF Bloggers |Trading Places |My First Movie | My First Book | My First StagePlay| Actor's Delight | Director's Delight | Dummy Set | Annual Monologue Competition | Annual REEL Competition and the list continues to grow. 


C.E.O. Founder & Program Director of BWIF-Creator of Workshops, Film & Events and My First Movie.
Author of  4 published books and the creator of 
"My First Book" Workshop
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Joan has her own Proclamation Day On April 22 in her hometown New Orleans, LA
 Joan has her own Proclamation Day on April 6th in the city of Houston & November 6th for Wisdom Production
C.E.O , Founder & Director of the award-Brilliant Women In Film Film Festival.