Interviews, Latest

INTERVIEW: ‘Summerland’ Director Jessica Swale

Jessica Swale is a playwright and theatre director, known for her plays Blue Stockings, Thomas Tallis and Nell Gwynn and adaptations including The Secret Garden, Far From the Madding Crowd and Sense and Sensibility. Summerland is her feature film debut. We discussed making the transition from theatre…

Film Fest 919, Film Reviews

FILM FEST 919: Motherless Brooklyn

There aren’t a lot of films like Motherless Brooklyn anymore, but there really should be. Motherless Brooklyn tells the story of Lionel Essrog (Edward Norton), a private eye with Tourette’s syndrome, whose life is turned upside down when his boss and father figure, Frank Menna…

Film Reviews, Films

REVIEW: Fast Color (2019)

From director Julia Hart and written by Hart and her partner Jordan Horowitz (best known for his role in the La La Land Oscar debacle), comes unusual superhero movie Fast Color. Hart’s previous work as a writer-director was Miss Stevens – a fascinating and truthful depiction…

News + Trailers

Ava DuVernay’s ‘A Wrinkle In Time’ Gets New Theatrical Trailer

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UhZ56rcWwRQ&w=560&h=315] “From visionary director Ava DuVernay comes Disney’s ‘A Wrinkle in Time’, an epic adventure based on Madeleine L’Engle’s timeless classic which takes audiences across dimensions of time and space, examining the nature of darkness versus light and, ultimately, the triumph of love. Through…