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Six Films The 2022 Fantasia International Film Festival

For me, one filmmaker sums up what is so great about the Fantasia International Film Festival, and that would be Perry Blackshear. The festival screened his debut feature, THEY LOOK … Continue reading

July 18, 2022 · Leave a comment

Harry Dean Stanton was LUCKY

Click here to listen to the interview. Bastille Day was Harry Dean Stanton’s birthday. A wayward actor with as much interest in sitting in his backyard with a smoke and … Continue reading

July 16, 2022 · Leave a comment

Thoughts on ELVIS

Baz Luhrmann’s style, his sophisticated visual vocabulary, effortlessly reconciles the subtle and the bombastic.

July 11, 2022 · Leave a comment

Travis Taute on Dealing with the Unknown

In INDEMNITY, Travis Taute imagines a world where a fiendish South African cabal has conspired to weaponize Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. It’s a clever thriller, rife with twists, turns, and … Continue reading

August 30, 2021 · Leave a comment

Vicente Amorim Believes in Justice

YAKUZA PRINCESS is not the first time that filmmaker Vicente Amorim has collaborated with graphic novelist Danilo Beyruth. That was MOTORRAD, a horror film about murderous bikers tracking a group … Continue reading

August 30, 2021 · Leave a comment

Mark O’Brien in Righteous Black & White

There are many things I love about Mark O’Brien’s feature film directorial debut, THE RIGHTEOUS, one of the gems I discovered at this year’s Fantasia International Film Festival. Not the … Continue reading

August 24, 2021 · Leave a comment

MASUMI Finds Her Place in the World

There is a reason why the role of Akemi, who is finding her true identity in YAKUZA PRINCESS, resonated with Masumi. When I spoke to the actress/singer on August 23, … Continue reading

August 23, 2021 · Leave a comment

Perry Loves the Fantasia International Film Festival

There are many reasons I love the Fantasia International Film Festival, and one of them is the world premiere on 8/18 of When I Consume You. Here’s director Perry Blackshear … Continue reading

August 18, 2021 · Leave a comment

FANTASIA 25: WHEN I CONSUME YOU

I’ll post the full interview with the four closer tot he film’s release, but for now, here is Blackshear on why he went so dark this time out. And here … Continue reading

August 12, 2021 · Leave a comment

HERE AFTER (At Last)

Click here to listen to the interview. The world premiere of writer/director Harry Greenberger’s second feature film, FARAWAY EYES, happened on March 7, 2020, just before the festival in which … Continue reading

July 26, 2021 · Leave a comment