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Kristen Stewart Goes Gitmo in the Taut Drama Camp X-Ray

Posted Oct 15, 2014, by Jeremy Kinser

Kristen Stewart Stars as a Gitmo Solider in the Taut Drama Camp X-Ray

First-time filmmaker Peter Sattler got the inspiration for Camp X-Ray, a gritty drama about soldiers watching over suspected…

Hong Kong Report: Sundance Directors’ Advice to Aspiring Filmmakers

Posted Sep 25, 2014, by Jessica Buzzard, Director of Marketing

Hong Kong Report: Sundance Directors’ Advice to Aspiring Filmmakers

Seven million people live in Hong Kong, an area that’s just half the size of Rhode Island. The waterfront skyline is a mashup…

What’s In a Website? Designing The Look and Feel of Your Film’s Site

Posted Sep 22, 2014, by Eric Hynes

What's In a Website? Designing The Look and Feel of Your Film's Site

In 2014, most every filmmaker knows that it’s important to build a website for your project. But how many of us know enough…

So You Want to Be a Film Editor? Sally Menke Editing Fellow Alex O’Flinn On Honing

Posted Sep 16, 2014, by Alex O'Flinn, Sally Menke Memorial Editing Fellow

So You Want to Be a Film Editor? Sally Menke Editing Fellow Alex O’Flinn On Honing His Craft

Alex O'Flinn is the recipient of the 2014 Sally Menke Memorial Editing Fellowship. He most recently edited "A Girl Walks Home…

Kickstart The Genius of Caring, an Alzheimer’s Web Project Rooted in Compassion

Posted Sep 11, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Kickstart The Genius of Caring, an Alzheimer's Web Project Rooted in Compassion

A world bereft of compassion is an unnecessarily cruel one. For sufferers of Alzheimer’s, their families, and their caregivers,…

#Twinning: Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig Are Estranged Siblings in The Skeleton Twins

Posted Sep 10, 2014, by Jeremy Kinser

#Twinning: Bill Hader and Kristen Wiig Play Estranged Siblings in The Skeleton Twins

Prior to its premiere at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, The Skeleton Twins had been billed as a non-comedy starring Saturday…

5 Sundance Films That Prove Your Job Isn’t So Bad

Posted Aug 28, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

5 Sundance Films That Prove Your Job Could Be Worse

Something about the notion of Labor Day has always seemed archaic to me. Then again, the guy who questions a day off is no…

Study Up for Shorts Lab L.A. with These 3 Documentary Shorts

Posted Aug 26, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Study Up for Shorts Lab L.A. with These 3 Documentary Shorts

Among the niche genres of filmmaking, documentary shorts’ unheralded treasure trove of filmmaking is as well stocked as any.…

Jason Schwartzman, Werner Herzog, and Tinashe Round Out Day 3 at NEXT FEST

Posted Aug 10, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Jason Schwartzman, Werner Herzog, and Tinashe Round Out Day 3

Vitality reigned at Day 3 of Sundance NEXT FEST. If skeptics needed a testament to the health and diversity of independent…

Aubrey Plaza and Father John Misty Lead a Zombie-Themed Evening at NEXT FEST

Posted Aug 9, 2014, by Nate von Zumwalt, Editorial Manager

Aubrey Plaza and Father John Misty Lead a Zombie-Themed Evening at NEXT FEST

Last night’s Sundance NEXT FEST opener at the Theatre at Ace Hotel felt more like a reunion of old pals than a glitzy Los…

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