Netflix News: Sundance selection ‘Abstract: The Art of Design’ Original Series debuting February 10th

Abstract: The Art of Design, a Netflix original docu-series, takes you beyond blueprints and computers into the art and science of design, showcasing great designers from every discipline whose work shapes our world. Go inside the minds of the world’s greatest designers. Episodes focus on a diverse slate of designers including Bjarke Ingels (Architect), Christoph Niemann (Illustrator), Es Devlin (Stage Read More →

Review: Nat Turner ignites a revolution in ‘The Birth of a Nation’

Revolutions don’t happen overnight. There are many stories about the Civil War, but The Birth of a Nation tells of Nat Turner, a slave who rose up against oppression years before the fighting began. In this retelling of Nat Turner’s life, Nate Parker delivers a performance that’s full of heart. From moments of joy to tears of heartache, we see every Read More →

New Trailer for ‘Tickled’ – about competitive endurance tickling – looks surprisingly dark & mysterious

One of the most talked-about films at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, TICKLED begins with reporter David Farrier stumbling upon a bizarre “competitive endurance tickling” video online, wherein young men are paid to be tied up and tickled, and reaching out to request a story from the company. But the reply he receives is shocking—the sender mocks Farrier’s sexual orientation Read More →

Review: ‘JAMES WHITE’ makes escaping reality impossible.

        Josh Mond’s JAMES WHITE Starring Christopher Abbott, Cynthia Nixon, and Scott “Kid Cudi” Mescudi If you’ve ever watched someone die from cancer… if you’ve ever seen the downward spiral of a loved one… if you’ve ever been lost in a haze a grief and confusion, JAMES WHITE will speak to you. What does a young man, flailing in Read More →

Review: ‘DIFRET’ will change your view of the world.

Angelina Jolie Pitt Presents DIFRET Based on a True Story In a world where most of us get to pick their spouse, arranged marriage can seem like a foreign concept. Taking it one step further than that, seems unimaginable. In DIFRET, a young lawyer travels to an Ethiopian village to represent Hirut, a 14-year-old girl who shot her would-be husband as Read More →

Trailer: ‘THE WITCH’ looks insanely frightening.

  Presents   THE WITCH A film by Robert Eggers   ***Winner – Directing Award, Dramatic – 2015 Sundance Film Festival***   THE WITCH will have its International Premiere at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival as a Special  In this exquisitely-made and terrifying new horror film, the age-old concepts of witchcraft, black magic and possession are innovatively brought together Read More →

Review: “PEOPLE PLACES THINGS” will charm the pants off you.

PEOPLE PLACES THINGS tells the story of Will Henry (Jemaine Clement), a newly single graphic novelist father balancing single-parenting his young twin daughters, writers block, a classroom full students, all the while exploring and navigating the rich complexities of new love and letting go of the woman who left him. Clement‘s asurbic brand of wit and delivery is the driving Read More →

*Watch here for FREE* Rose McGowan’s short film ‘Dawn’ – Liz’s Review

From the opening shot of Dawn, you know something is not quite right. In an eerie flash-forward, the scene is set for the directorial debut of Rose McGowan (Jawbreakers, Planet Terror, Charmed). The story focuses on Tara Barr (God Bless America) who plays the title character. She is a shy and quiet teenager in mid last century America, donning saddle Read More →