There is a welcome abundance of films from female directors, but certainly less in the Sci-Fi field. We are excited to announce that Lauren Cooney’s Pendulum will be released on March 28th on Dust. The film stars Cooney and Scott Michael Wagstaff. This exciting short was shot in India Guerrilla style and is the proof of concept for a feature. Take a peak at the … Continue reading The epic British Sci-Fi film Pendulum to be released March 28th on Dust
Colin West’s Here & Beyond tells a touching story about a scientist who, after being diagnosed with Dementia, goes on a quest to relive his memories by using a time machine. This award-winning film will screen at Cinequest Film Festival and Miami Science Fiction Film Festival in March. It previously screened at Other World Austin Film Festival, Boston Science Fiction Film Festival and NewFilmmakers LA. This topical film stars Greg … Continue reading Colin West’s touching drama ‘Here & Beyond’ selected for 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
The only comedy in the Oscar shortlist this year, Chuchotage shares the story of two Hungarian interpreters whose quest for love enlightens their otherwise dull day. The Oscar and Golden Globe-winning film company Lakoon Filmgroup created this magical film which has won over twenty awards and stars Andrea Osvárt. During a professional conference in Prague, two simultaneous interpreters in the Hungarian booth realize that only one person is listening to them. … Continue reading Barnabás Tóth’s Hungarian comedy Chuchotage reaches the Oscar shortlist for Best Live Action Film
Detainment – Trailer + 3 Scenes from Vincent Lambe on Vimeo. There has been an outcry in the UK over Vincent Lambe making a film about an awful murder that happened over twenty years ago. The film is based on the true story of James Bulger, a two-year-old boy who was abducted in the UK in the early 90’s and found brutally murdered two days later, the most … Continue reading Do we have the right to tell true stories?
Abel Goldfarb’s remarkable stop-motion and CGI animation ‘Ian’ tells the inspirational story of a real-life boy called Ian who has Cerebral Palsy. This film has won the hearts of every audience at every film festival it has screened at and now, Ian is eligible to be considered for a 2019 Oscar, which is not surprising at all. We had the pleasure of talking to the … Continue reading Interview With Abel Goldfarb: “Using no dialogue was a challenge but a significant one”
Mario Morin is a highly skilled director, whose film Sacred Hair (Cheveux Sacrés) has become eligible to be considered for a 2019 Oscar. Sacred Hair is truly exceptional, an important film that we all need to see which sends out a worthy message. We had the chance to have a chat with him, discussing why he wanted to tell this type of story, why it … Continue reading Interview with Mario Morin: “I wanted to show that our common humanity overrides our differences”