SXSW science fiction short PROSPECT is hopeful science fiction

Firstshowing.net just posted this fabulous “SXSW” science fiction short on their site and I was compelled to post it on ours. It’s a brilliant exercise in subtlety and restraint. PROSPECT is a father and daughter story about hopeĀ  in a very bleak future. Directed by Zeek Earl & Chris Caldwell and starring Callie Harlow &Continue reading “SXSW science fiction short PROSPECT is hopeful science fiction”

Brutal Red Band trailer for Danny Boyle’s art heist film “TRANCE” starring James McAvoy arrives…HARD!

Oh Danny boy…the pipes the pipes are calling! Director Danny Boyle has been “the talk” since news broke that he wants to do a Trainspotting sequel. This of course came as a side note at SXSW while he was promoting his new film “Trance“, starring James McAvoy, Rosario Dawson and Vincent Cassel. An art auctioneerContinue reading “Brutal Red Band trailer for Danny Boyle’s art heist film “TRANCE” starring James McAvoy arrives…HARD!”

Danny Boyle wants to move forward with “Trainspotting 2” and release it in 2016

Can you believe it’s been 16 years since Danny Boyle jumped on the scene with his ode to Scotland‘s crazy youth “Trainspotting“? Man I am getting old. That movie was a chromosome changer, in that I had never seen anything like it before. A dirty drug opera filled with a host of tremendously talented protagonist,Continue reading “Danny Boyle wants to move forward with “Trainspotting 2” and release it in 2016″

Stream director Shane Carruth’s OST for his new film Upstream Color

I got introduced to the works of Shane Carruth pretty much the same way everyone else did, by his film Primer. That film was groundbreaking in it’s use or should I say, lack of use, of special effects or CGI. He was able to convey the most convincing time travel story I had ever seenContinue reading “Stream director Shane Carruth’s OST for his new film Upstream Color”

Cool trailer for SXSW, history of video documentary, “Rewind This” arrives

It goes without saying that video was cool. Just point and shoot. Sure the editing of video looked bad, but nothing can take away that look and feel. It’s what cats my age grew up on. This trailer covers that history of video and where it came from, where it’s going and why it needsContinue reading “Cool trailer for SXSW, history of video documentary, “Rewind This” arrives”