Jay K. Raja’s period drama The Bumbry Encounter which shares the story of a mixed-race couple selected for Palm Springs International ShortFest

Writer/Director Jay K. Raja’s The Bumbry Encounter is set in 1961 and shares the story of a mixed-race couple who appear to have encountered a UFO. This topical film will receive its California premiere at Palm Springs International ShortFest. The film stars Lauren McFall (Superlosers), Skipper Elekwachi (Unusual Suspects) and Ross Turner (Th1rteen R3asons Why). Jackie and Terry Bumbry are a mixed-race couple who have a paranormal encounter … Continue reading Jay K. Raja’s period drama The Bumbry Encounter which shares the story of a mixed-race couple selected for Palm Springs International ShortFest

David Scala’s LGBT Romantic Comedy ‘Engaged’ selected for Palms Springs and Frameline: San Francisco LGBTQ+ Film Festival

Starring Daniel K. Isaac (Billions) and Ryan Jamaal Swain (Pose) Writer/Director David Scala’s Engaged shares a story of a man who wants to propose to his long-time boyfriend, until his insecurities catch up with him. This topical short film has screened at numerous high profile film festivals such as Outfest Fusion LGBTQ People of Color Film Festival and Seattle International Film Festival. Engaged is now set to screen at the Oscar-qualifying Palm … Continue reading David Scala’s LGBT Romantic Comedy ‘Engaged’ selected for Palms Springs and Frameline: San Francisco LGBTQ+ Film Festival

Exclusive Interview with Monique Needham – “Someone told me a story about a date where the guy got up to go to the Cashpoint when the bill arrived”

Cashpoint, the short film by the incredibly talented director Monique Needham tells a story which we believe a lot of women will be able to relate to, especially in today’s society when it comes to online dating. We had the absolutely pleasure of talking to Monique and ask her about the inspiration behind the short, whether she is planning to turn Cashpoint into a feature … Continue reading Exclusive Interview with Monique Needham – “Someone told me a story about a date where the guy got up to go to the Cashpoint when the bill arrived”

Monique Needham’s internet dating comedy ‘Cashpoint’ selected for London Independent Film Festival

Starring Ani Nelson (Roadkill) and Kadeem Pearse (Chewing Gum) Monique Needham’s directorial movie debut Cashpoint shares the story of a young woman’s internet date. This revealing comedy will screen in competition at the London Independent Film Festival this month. Camille decides to go on a date with a guy she met on a dating app. Cautious at first, she is eventually won over by his looks and charm. … Continue reading Monique Needham’s internet dating comedy ‘Cashpoint’ selected for London Independent Film Festival

Interview With Monique Sorgen – “While movie making is never easy, there’s also a magic that happens when you make a movie”

Monique Sorgen’s short film Sorry, Not Sorry, which was inspired by a poem written by the great William Carlos Williams’ “This is Just to Say” tells a hilarious and relatable tale about a couple, whose one-upmanship reaches unexpected heights! We had the absolute pleasure of talking to this brilliant director/writer/producer about the cast in the film, the positive things she experienced whilst making this short, … Continue reading Interview With Monique Sorgen – “While movie making is never easy, there’s also a magic that happens when you make a movie”

Hearth director Sophie B. Jacques “it’s been easier for men to get financing for their movie”

Have you ever wondered what might happen if you rented your house out for the weekend to complete strangers? Have you ever wanted to place cameras around the house or would you rather not know? Writer/Director Sophie B Jacques’ Hearth shares the story of a couple who seem to rent a house for a romantic weekend. We got the chance to talk to this very … Continue reading Hearth director Sophie B. Jacques “it’s been easier for men to get financing for their movie”

Pendulum Director and Star Lauren Cooney “we were stuck onboard a train for nearly 60 hours”

The Sci-Fi Drama ‘Pendulum’ was only released a few days ago on ‘Dust’ and has already racked up nearly a million views. We managed to catch up with the star and director Lauren Cooney who is creating her own ground-breaking films. Lauren Cooney’s transcendent film was inspired by Gareth Edwards’ Monsters and tells the story of a generation born knowing the end of the world is imminent. After … Continue reading Pendulum Director and Star Lauren Cooney “we were stuck onboard a train for nearly 60 hours”