I Met a Girl

https://www.youtube.com/embed/pr_qM4lKsAI Throughout the years in film there have been numerous representations of characters suffering from mental illnesses: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, Rain Man, Girl, Interrupted and Black Swan to name a few. The majority of the time we watch these characters struggle to cope with the reality around them but rarely do we … Continue reading I Met a Girl

Attack of the Unknown

https://www.youtube.com/embed/YClkmG5d6hs Late at night while channel surfing you’ve got a 50/50 chance of staying on anything for a length of time; it’s got to get your attention as soon as you land on it. Now if I said blood sucking aliens attacking earth??? I’m pretty sure that would grab your attention. These lower tier films … Continue reading Attack of the Unknown

5 Years Apart

https://www.youtube.com/embed/yZNI1tGIoT0 Every now and again something we watch on television or on the big screen has the ability to hit close to home. Everyone has a story to tell and it is no shocker when others can relate. As individuals we can feel lost and unsure of our decisions but there is comfort in knowing … Continue reading 5 Years Apart

Starting At Zero: Reimagining Education in America

Roundtable Conversation w/ U.S Governors discussing the importance of early childhood education: It would be hard to argue the statement that children are our future. Taking care of children should always take top priority because without them there will be no one to continue forward. It is simplistic ideas like these that baffle my mind … Continue reading Starting At Zero: Reimagining Education in America

Apocalypse ’45

As we enter the 75th anniversary marking the end of World War II producer/director Erik Nelson gives viewers a new perspective of the events that led to the dropping of the atomic bomb. For the first time we are witness to the attacks on Pearl Harbor that occurred on December 7, 1941 through fully restored … Continue reading Apocalypse ’45

The Con – 5 Part Docuseries

It is difficult to deny the pressing fact that our economy is in turmoil. The topics of bank bailouts and the 1% have been main talking points by political members for over the last decade. The people blame the banks and its greedy CEOs for causing the collapse of the financial market in 2008 yet … Continue reading The Con – 5 Part Docuseries

Black Water: Abyss

The scariest moments in film are not always because of deadly slashers or a nightmare demon, it’s the scares that exist in our reality that can make us feel at our most uneased. Films like Jaws, The Ghost and the Darkness and Crawl used animals to instill fear in its viewers. The tension is built … Continue reading Black Water: Abyss

Marley (2012)

The faster this year passes by the more we ask “how much worse can it get?” Constant turmoil that leaves us mentally weakened and emotionally beat down by the events taking place around the world. It is naïve to some to think that simple things such as music can usher in a movement or change … Continue reading Marley (2012)

Summerland

At a time when we find ourselves to be at our most divisive and tensions built up all around us we all deserve to shut off from the world. Films will always have that power to transport us no matter what state we are in; with that in mind, it is stories of love and … Continue reading Summerland

Rebuilding Paradise

In recent years natural disasters such as tsunamis, tornados and earthquakes have ravaged communities and taken away more than anyone could imagine. We focus on the havoc it has caused and the devastation it leaves behind. We try to help from afar by offering donations and other aid but the reality is so much worse. … Continue reading Rebuilding Paradise