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”

Director Monique Sorgen’s marital comedy Sorry, Not Sorry screening at Oscar Qualifying Cleveland International Film Festival 

Starring Wallace Langham (CSI, The Larry Sanders Show), Jessica Oyelowo (A United Kingdom, Alice In Wonderland) and M. Emmet Walsh (Blade Runner, Raising Arizona, Blood Simple). Director Monique Sorgen’s short Sorry, Not Sorry, which was inspired by William Carlos William’s 1934 poem This is Just to Say, tells a humorous and relatable tale about being in a couple. This entertaining short film has been selected for numerous high profile film … Continue reading Director Monique Sorgen’s marital comedy Sorry, Not Sorry screening at Oscar Qualifying Cleveland International Film Festival 

Daniel Bydlowski’s important film ‘Bullies’ opens at Cleveland this weekend

Almost every day we read a story of a young boy or girl who commit suicide due to bullying. What can be done to stop these young people ending their precious lives? Daniel Bydlowski suffered from bullying growing up and was helped by 1980’s films, he created a live action short film about bullying and we hope it literally saves lives.  If you are in … Continue reading Daniel Bydlowski’s important film ‘Bullies’ opens at Cleveland this weekend

Amy Bench’s “A Line Birds Cannot See” receives Special Jury Recognition at SXSW

We hear stories about young immigrant children after they reach the border, but rarely about their journey to reach US soil.  In A Line Birds Cannot See Amy Bench delves into the story of a DACA child’s terrifying journey into America. This topical film premiered at South by South West (SXSW).  Separated from her mother by smugglers at the border, a determined 12-year old sets out across the desert with only … Continue reading Amy Bench’s “A Line Birds Cannot See” receives Special Jury Recognition at SXSW

Justin O’Neal Miller’s Award Winning short film ‘Peggy’ in competition at Cinequest Film Festival

Justin O’Neal Miller’s Peggy tells a tale about a housewife who appears to have it all until the cracks begin to show. Since starting its festival run, Peggy has won numerous awards including Best in Show at Rome International Film Festival, the Jury and Audience Awards for Best Short at Spokane International Film Festival, and the Audience Award for Best Short at Calgary International Film Festival. Peggy stars Sarah Blackman (The Derby Stallion) … Continue reading Justin O’Neal Miller’s Award Winning short film ‘Peggy’ in competition at Cinequest Film Festival