Fantasia International Film Festival 2017 Reviews: ‘Dead Shack’ and ‘Bitch’




DEAD SHACK While staying at a run-down cabin in the woods during the weekend, three children must save their parents from the neighbor who intends to feed them to her Read More →

Fantasia International Film Festival 2017 Review: ‘Le Manior’ (The Mansion) brings a the scares and the one liners.




LE MANOIR(“The Mansion”)When a group of 20 something friends plan a New Year’s Eve getaway at an old mansion, things get heated when accusations fly, drugs and alcohol are plenty, Read More →

Fantasia International Film Festival 2017 Review: ‘The Honor Farm’ leaves an empty feeling.




THE HONOR FARM INTERNATIONAL PREMIERE USA 2017 75 mins English On prom night, a group of kids wander deep into the woods and come back changed forever. I had very Read More →

Fantasia International Film Festival 2017 Review: ‘Killing Ground’ will swear you off camping for life.




KILLING GROUND The disturbing horror, thriller follows a couple’s romantic camping trip that becomes a desperate fight for survival in this ultra-raw, unhinged kill ride. In need of a break Read More →

Fantasia International Film Festival 2017 Review: ‘SUPER DARK TIMES’ is both a flashback and omen of horror.




SUPER DARK TIMES Teenagers Zach and Josh have been best friends their whole lives, but when a gruesome accident leads to a cover-up, the secret drives a wedge between them Read More →

Review: ‘VEGAS BABY’ shows the pricey gamble of IVF. Premieres tonight at 8pm!




From Executive Producer Morgan Spurlock VEGAS BABY U.S. Television Premiere Tuesday, June 27, at 8 P.M. on the New Season of PBS’s AMERICA REFRAMED Synopsis: Some think an in vitro fertilization Read More →

Review: ‘Maudie’ brings Sally Hawkins into the Oscar race.




Based on a true story, MAUDIE charts the unlikely romance between Maud Lewis, a folk artist who blossoms in later life, and the curmudgeonly recluse, Everett. Maud, bright-eyed but hunched Read More →

Tribeca Film Festival 2017 review: ‘Buster’s Mal Heart’ is chilling and downright weird.




An eccentric mountain man is on the run from the authorities, surviving the winter by breaking into empty vacation homes in a remote community. Regularly calling into radio talk shows, Read More →

Tribeca Film Festival 2017 review: ‘MANIFESTO’ is life giving art.




Originally a stage experience in which 13 vignettes play simultaneously, Manifesto the film is another vehicle for Cate Blanchett to be Cate Blanchett being awesome. Performing words from the likes of Karl Marx, Read More →

Tribeca Film Festival Review 2017: ‘NOVEMBER’ is a striking folklore fantasy.




Immerse yourself in 19th century Estonian folklore – feel the mud and cold, the fear and joy of the peasants living side-by-side with cows, werewolves and kratts, the farmers’ helpers, Read More →

Tribeca Film Festival – Lessons from 5 incredibly important documentaries




While there weren’t any movies that blew me away this year, these are the ones that managed the important task of highlighting a worthy piece of history that calls for Read More →

Watch short film ‘Hair’ directed by John Turturro & featuring Bobby Cannavale after premiering at Tribeca Film Festival




rag & bone is pleased to announce the release of Hair, a ‘rag & bone Films’ production which premiered at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival®, presented by AT&T. Delving deeper Read More →

Review: ‘RUPTURE’ challenges human perception.




RUPTURE Fantasia International Film Festival 2016  Sitges Film Festival 2016  Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (BiFan) 2016 RUPTURE is directed by Steven Shainberg (Secretary, Fur: An Imaginary Portrait of Diane Arbus) Read More →

Interview: Petra Volpe – writer/director of Tribeca Film Festival Selection ‘The Divine Order’ about Swiss women’s right to vote in 1971




The Divine Order is a Swiss film from writer/director Petra Volpe produced with Reto Schaerli and Lukas Hobi. I got the opportunity to speak with Petra Volpe this week as Read More →

Tribeca Film Festival – Round 2 ‘The Departure’ ‘AlphaGo’ ‘The Wedding Plan’




These 3 movies are completely different and all give you an insight into another world. The Departure was especially emotional and filled me with empathy. Lana Wilson follows up her Read More →

Tribeca Film Festival – Round 1 Top Picks – ‘Saturday Church’ ‘Flower’ ‘Super Dark Times’ ‘Take Me’




I enjoy being surprised when watching a movie and these 4 movies were full of surprises. Flower grabs you from the first scene and it’s the amazing performance of Zoey Read More →

Netflix News: Netflix Original Films selected for competition in Cannes Film Festival




Cannes Film Festival announced today its Official Selection which will include two Netflix original films. The titles that will be featured at the festival will launch everywhere Netflix is available Read More →

Coming soon: 2016 Tribeca Film Festival Selection ‘Maurizio Cattelan: Be Right Back’ at the Quad April 14th




In Theaters on April 14th Opening at The Quad in NY Written, Produced and Directed by: Maura Axelrod In Maura Axelrod’s iconoclastic documentary, we meet the art world’s enfant terrible Read More →