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Oct 23, 2022

Posted by G.H.

Broadcasting the ceremony from a bunker studio in Kyiv, Ukranian Film Awards 2022 would not be deterred. 

Source: The Hollywood Reporter

Oct 22, 2022

Posted by G.H.

Portland Film Festival 2022

Source: Pamplinmedia

Oct 21, 2022

Posted by SMS

Sundance Festival 2022 Documentary winners list

Source: Indiewire

Oct 19, 2022

Posted by J.A.

Newport Beach Film Festival 2022. 

Source: Variety

July 23, 2022

Posted by J.A.

Patrick Stewart's Picard reuniting with "old crew" for the final season

Source: Variety

July 21, 2022

Posted by G.H.

Good Fun with Season 2

"Only Murders in the Building"!

 

Here's the trailer:

Season 2 episode 6 is released Tuesday July 26, 2022 and for those of you who have been following the show on Hulu the big question is "Who killed Bunny?"

 

17 Emmy Nominations for "Only Murders In the Building"

Steve Martin, Martin Short and Selena Gomez's chemistry is quite entertaining to watch as the storyline "sends the investigation into a whole new direction."

Source: Indie Film Critics

June 25, 2022

Posted by SMS

The TOP 5 MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS

for Indie Filmmakers:

Source: Indie Film Critics

June 4, 2022

Posted by G.H.

Tarantino and Avery together again on a must listen Podcast for indie filmmakers as they discuss a classic collection of cult films.

Source: IndieWire

May 19, 2022

Posted by J.A.

Top Gun: Maverick, which has drawn critical praise opens on Memorial Day and already Tom

Cruise received the coveted Palme d’Or at The Cannes Film Festival.

Source: Variety

May 18, 2022

Posted by G.H.

New Announcement!

Rise and Kill First: The Secret History of Israel's Targeted Assassinations

The New York Times Bestseller which was quoted by the NY Times as "...an exceptional work, a humane book about an incendiary subject." is now being helmed by Doug Liman! We'll keep an eye on this story as it is a real thriller!

Source: Variety

May 18, 2022

Posted by J.A.

Cannes' premieres Baz Luhrmann’s Elvis. 

Elvis stars Austin Butler as Elvis and Tom Hanks as colonel Tom Parker. Is there another Oscar nom for Hanks for this one?

Source: Hollywood Reporter

May 09, 2022

Posted by S.M.S.

The Top Five Indie Film Festivals

Source: Indie Film Critics

April 29, 2022

Posted by G.H.

I sense a new great pairing like that of Hitchcock and Jimmy Stewart, Scorsese and DeNiro, Kurosawa and Mifune, Safdie brothers and Sandler?

Source: Indie Wire

April 26, 2022

Posted by S.M.S.

Congratulations to Matt Reeves on his Dark Version of the Dark Knight. He will get his chance to direct the sequel and possibly fulfill his trilogy dream.

Source: Variety

April 6, 2022

Posted by G.H.

Baz is once again the man at Cannes!

Source: Variety

March 16, 2022

Posted by J.A.

Add Elvis to these directing credits for this legendary director:

Strictly Ballroom 

Romeo + Juliet

Moulin Rouge!

Australia

The Great Gatsby

and now... Elvis

Go Baz! Time for that Oscar Win!

Source: Variety

November 12, 2021

Posted by J.A.

Indie filmmaker Jim Cummings from “Thunder Road,” discusses his latest movie.

Source: Spin

October 25, 2021

Posted by G.W.

Dune, director Denis Villeneuve’s big budget sci-fi adaptation of Frank Herbert's original novel of the same name will cover the first half of the novel according to sources close to the production. It was initially re-scheduled to be released on December 18, 2020 but postponed again due to Covid-19.

Finally released in theaters and premiered at The Venice Film Festival on October 22, 2021 it has mostly received good reviews. 

A second film covering more of the novel has not yet been guaranteed but Villeneuve is hopeful as is the main cast - Timothée Chalamet, Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson, Josh Brolin and Stellan Skarsgård who have made their intentions known that they would be ready to reprise their roles.

Source: Indie Film Critics

July 6, 2021

Posted by G.W.

Source: Indie Film Critics

Ed Burns who shot to fame at Sundance in 1995 with his microbudget “The Brother’s McMullan” is headed back to his roots- indie filmmaking!

Check out the video interview with Ed Burns here:

Source: Indie Film Hustle

May 29, 2021

Posted by G.W.

A true indie filmmaker Evan Glodell jumped onto the film scene in 2011 at Sundance with his car Medusa in his directorial feature debut, Bellflower.

Source: Moviemaker

Here is the trailer for Bellflower :

Oct 29, 2020

Posted by J.A.

New video interview with Jim Cummings. Message learned: don’t wait for Hollywood.

Great info for indie filmmakers.
 

Demystified Season 1 Episode 6

May 16, 2019

Posted by G.H.

As Ben Affleck has dropped out of The Batman movie plans, Robert Pattinson will be the new actor to put on the cape. Pattinson has recently had successful run in indie films, including an Independent Spirit Awards nomination for The Safdie brothers indie Good Time.

Source: Variety

Jan 16, 2019

Posted by G.H.

M. Night Shyamalan's reunion with Bruce Willis!

Source: Hollywood Reporter

Jan 08, 2019

Posted by S.M.S.

I love how M. Night has the sequel rights to his movies and keeping studios from greenlighting sequels without him.

Source: Indiewire

Aug 28, 2018

Posted by S.M.S.

Indie filmmaker Jim Cummings new video interview with Filmstruck.

July 21, 2018

Posted by G.H.

Official Trailer is out for M. Night’s Glass

July 11, 2018

Posted by S.M.S.

Can Joaquin Phoenix dive deep enough into this role and make us forget the brilliant Oscar winning role that Heath Ledger won for?

Source: Comingsoon

April 27, 2018

Posted by G.H.

Is John Krasinski directing the sequel?

Please say “Yes!”

Source: Variety

Nov 16, 2017

Posted by J.A.

More good things to come from the Safdie brothers in Good Time.

New interview Nov 16, 2017:

Source: The Guardian

Apr 27, 2017

Posted by G.H.

And here we go! 

Source: Indiewire