THE LAZARUS EFFECT
Writers Luke Dawson and Jeremy Slater set a new world record for first act technical gibberish. Duplass deserves an Oscar for keeping a straight face while issuing comically incomprehensible instructions to his crew as they conduct an experiment on a pig…
Posted on March 5, 2015 in Reviews by Rick Kisonak
As a thriller, a canine character study, an unusual love story, and a parable on mistreatment by our Haves on our Have-Nots, “White God” works.
Posted on March 4, 2015 in Reviews by KJ Doughton
DIGITAL CELLULOID – ISSUE 245: NIMOY’S NEXT FRONTIER
Digital Celluloid, a comic strip by artist Chris Cirillo, pokes fun at the films of today, tomorrow and yesterday. Whether it is a classic or an upcoming blockbuster, no film is safe! This week, we pay homage to a man who was probably best known for wearing pointy ears and having awesome eyebrows…
Posted on March 4, 2015 in Digital Celluloid, Features by Chris Cirillo
GOING BIONIC: DISTRIBUTING INDEPENDENT FILMS INTERNATIONALLY – OUR BIONIC FUTURE TOGETHER!
After 256 articles over four years, nine months and 13 days, my little column that navigates the world of international and domestic film distribution, while injecting a healthy dose of career strategy and occasional encouragement, is moving to its new home, goingbionic.com next Tuesday, March 10.
Posted on March 3, 2015 in Features, Going Bionic by Hammad Zaidi
UNDER A SHIPWRECKED MOON
In “Under a Shipwrecked Moon,” filmmaker Antero Alli presents the classic mythic tale of a hero on a vision quest, but places it in a naturalistic setting where the fabulous and the visionary is seen as a part of everyday life. Jari Hietanen (in a passionate and precise portrayal by Gabriel Carter) is a young Finnish […]
Posted on March 2, 2015 in Reviews by David Finkelstein