THE SWEET SMELL OF SIFF 2013
The smell of SIFF is in the air. Only this year, thanks to Washington Marijuana Initiative 502, it’s a sweeter, more pungent aroma. The 39th Seattle International Film Festival, running from May 16th through June 9, has a pretty sweet line-up as well.
Posted on May 23, 2013 in Blogs by KJ Doughton
Be that as it may, I strongly recommend that all critically thinking adults view “Lovelock, CA” as soon as possible. This movie will not only shake loose any resistant ideals you may have buried, but it will also create endless discussions of the most provocative variety for years to come.
Posted on May 23, 2013 in Reviews by Amy R. Handler
A CERTAIN KIND OF MONSTER
The plot in “A Certain Kind of Monster” appears to be the norm these days, but in spite of this, Mike Moring handles his tale deftly, so that suspense is always high and unwavering. This of course, keeps our attention constant, even when we clearly see where the story’s heading, and its outcome.
Posted on May 22, 2013 in Reviews by Amy R. Handler
A PLACE AT THE TABLE
In a country which produces more than enough to feed all of its citizens, the picture asks, how can it be that 50 million Americans-one in every six-are hungry and have no idea where their next meal is coming from?
Posted on May 22, 2013 in Reviews by Rick Kisonak
DIGITAL CELLULOID – ISSUE 152: TO THE BITTER END?
This week, a show that’s based on a video game, or a video game based on a show? Regardless, it’s defiant to the norms of media and yet retains mainstream themes…
Posted on May 22, 2013 in Digital Celluloid, Features by Chris Cirillo
I’M GONNA EAT YOUR LUNCH: EPISODE 1 – PANDA BULLETS
From the suffering filmmaker stuck in the video editing closet, to the sex-crazed, booze-fueled manager, to the “creatives” who don’t seem to have a solid good idea, yet think otherwise, the show mocks every possible corner…
Posted on May 21, 2013 in Reviews by Mark Bell