Movie Review – Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

As a kid in the 1960s, I remember asking my mom why we didn’t ever have Granny Smith apples in the house. She replied that she refused to buy anything …{read more}

Submit your DIY film to the International Punk Rock Film Festival!

International Punk Rock Film Festival

The 2014 International Punk Rock Film Festival is seeking submissions. The deadline is May 2014.

Calling all DIY movie punks from all corners of the globe! The International punk rock …{read more}

Review – Nashville 2.0: The Rise of Americana

The Carolina Chocolate Drops. Photo credit: Deborah Feingold

Once upon a time there was pop music. You either liked what you heard or you didn’t, and you didn’t particularly care about anything else. There were other types of …{read more}

BIG SUR Film Preview in Selected Theatres – week of October 14, 2013!

Big Sur Movie Poster

Gathr Films has announced a series of one-day-only showings of Big Sur in indie theatres in selected cities across the USA the week of October 14, 2013. These screenings are …{read more}

Review – Erik Verhaar’s Andalusian Dogging

Andalusian Dogging by Erik Verhaar

Andalusian Dogging by Erik Verhaar, translated by Jonathan Ellis / The Reception Game / 2013 / 17 pages
In Erik Verhaar’s short story, inspired by Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dali’s …{read more}

Giles Paley-Phillips’ “The Fearsome Beastie” to become film

ome Beastie book / film - kidlit

A CGI animation short film of The Fearsome Beastie by award-winning author Giles Paley-Phillips, and released by Maverick Arts Publishing, is in the works.

The book will be adapted by …{read more}

Help make the surfing film “Within” a reality!

photo by Ben Lee

The story in the filmmaker, Darius Devas’ words

I got into filmmaking through Bodyboarding (surf) films. During this time two things happened that seeded the foundations for Within: The …{read more}

‘The Suffering and Celebration of Life in America’ Book & Movie

The Suffering and Celebration of Life in America

Amy and Shane Bugbee went on the road for a low-budget, year-long exploration of the people and places of America. The result is their book, The Suffering and Celebration of …{read more}

Jack Kerouac – “Big Sur” Movie Trailer

Big Sur film - Kerouac

The film, Big Sur, based upon Jack Kerouac’s novel of the same name, is due to be released on November 1, 2013. (There are some preview screenings in October.)

Directed …{read more}

“Burroughs: The Movie” to be restored and re-released

The campaign to restore Burroughs: The Movie officially launched December 11th 2012 at 7pm at the October Gallery in London, UK (24 Old Gloucester Street Bloomsbury, London WC1N 3AL 020 …{read more}