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”

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 

Pendulum Producer Lisa Jacobi “I look for bravery in the story being told, and in the characters playing out the narrative.”

Producer Lisa Jacobi takes the time out of her busy schedule to talk to us about her latest film ‘Pendulum’. This female led Sci-Fi has just been released on Dust. Lauren Cooney’s transcendent film Pendulum was inspired by Gareth Edwards’ Monsters and tells the story of a generation born knowing the end of the world is imminent. After enjoying an award-winning festival run this powerful film will be … Continue reading Pendulum Producer Lisa Jacobi “I look for bravery in the story being told, and in the characters playing out the narrative.”

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

The epic British Sci-Fi film Pendulum to be released March 28th on Dust

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