Nicholas Hoult & Kristen Stewart Make EQUALS – Our Film Pick

By Tuesday, July 19, 2016 Permalink 1

  Nicholas Hoult and Kristen Stewart deliver memorable performances in Equals (2016), a Sci-Fi drama reminiscent of movies like THX 1138 or Gattaca. This indie sci-fi flick slipped quietly in limited and VOD release which is a shame, given its millennially-popular leads, Nicholas Hoult (X-MEN) and Kristen Stewart (TWILIGHT). Equals is a beautifully shot film (locations ...

Film Focus: Creedmoria, starring Stef Dawson

By Friday, June 24, 2016 Permalink 0

Hitting the film festival circuit these past few weeks is an awkwardly charming (it’s a good thing) indie coming-of-age comedy with a heart, titled Creedmoria. It features the fashion and the uncertainty of the 70s transition into the 80s, vintage cars, and good ‘ol classic rock as its soundtrack. Intrigued? The film has gone under the ...

Mammoth Lakes Film Festival 2016 Winners Announced

By Wednesday, June 1, 2016 Permalink 0

The Mammoth Lakes Film Festival 2016 concluded on Sunday, May 29th, with the Closing Night Party taking place at Sierra Events Center. Over 50 films were screened in five days, including premieres, presentation of the first ever Sierra Spirit Award to legendary director Joe Dante. Mammoth Lakes Film Festival 2016 jury members and winners, along with ...

Almost Holy Documentary: Vigilante Priest Saves Young Drug Addicts – (Video)

By Tuesday, May 17, 2016 Permalink 0

Almost Holy, a new documentary by Steve Hoover (Blood Brother) follows vigilante Pastor Gennadiy Mokhnenko as he takes homeless, drug-addicted children off the streets of Mariupol, Ukraine and rehabilitates them through “tough love” methods while many forces push back against him. As a self-appointed savior in poverty stricken Ukraine, after the collapse of the Soviet Union, ...

Documentary Film on Anthony Weiner is a Must-See

By Monday, May 16, 2016 Permalink 0

In a new high-energy documentary Weiner, chronicling the reemergence, of ex-Congressman Anthony Weiner, as he re-enters the political arena vying as a candidate in the New York City mayoral race, directors Josh Kriegman and Elyse Steinberg find their film project diverted as new accusations meet the relentless will of their impulsive star. Anthony Weiner is an American ...