Say Your Prayers

https://www.youtube.com/embed/HefQYY2f_7s Through comedy we are able to put subjects into light with a creative spin that otherwise would never garner a laugh. The cross between laughter and complete lewdness is a delicate one because in one false swing you can lose everything you were pushing towards. Writer/director Harry Michell’s (Chubby Funny) newest film Say Your … Continue reading Say Your Prayers

Looking for a Lady with Fangs and a Moustache

https://www.youtube.com/embed/r0N93jtdndg Sometimes a film has the power to bring you into that world on the other side of the screen; you partake in an experience that you were not aware was possible when you started your viewing. Upon reading the title behind director Khyentse Norbu’s (The Cup) newest film Looking for a Lady with Fangs … Continue reading Looking for a Lady with Fangs and a Moustache

Senior Moment

https://www.youtube.com/embed/RxnkP0UthG8 Age is just a number they say; still young in the mind and soul is what keeps you going. Growing older does not necessarily mean to fade away it just means there are more opportunities and adventures to be had. Suffice it to say that is easier said than done but that does not … Continue reading Senior Moment

Skyfire

https://www.youtube.com/embed/Ia3bZdPSmXY ­­Even in today’s huge streaming indulgence taking place over the last year there are still many things slipping through the cracks that should have a light shined on them. No one can deny a chaotic, mindless popcorn flick isn’t a fun movie going experience… insert Michael Bay joke here. The newest film directed by … Continue reading Skyfire

Farewell Amor (2020)

https://www.youtube.com/embed/J364vYbwpzo Our world is constantly changing around us in numerous forms. Among all this change we tend to neglect the ever changing cultural shift within our society and others around the globe. Everything goes by in a blink of an eye with focus easily lost on matters that do not concern us. There are countless … Continue reading Farewell Amor (2020)

Elyse

https://www.youtube.com/embed/AaU-WCH82ao Mental illness is never an easy process to go through, for the patient, for those that take care of them as well as their friends and family. Treatment always differs but the pain for all involved is still present. In the first film from Stella Hopkins, which she also wrote alongside co-writer Audrey Arkins, … Continue reading Elyse

Hearts and Bones

https://www.youtube.com/embed/e99MLUN6TLA For many it is a blessing we will never have to experience firsthand the horrors of war, genocide or other such global atrocities. The closest one could come without seeing it for themselves are through the media and for as powerful as video is, I believe those moments frozen in time through photography possess … Continue reading Hearts and Bones

The Nest

https://www.youtube.com/embed/svq5OzzT7s4 I believe one desire that reigns true amongst us all is to do well in life: to not worry about money, give our children the best education, live in a nice home but how far would we go to obtain “the dream”? It is easy to assume that if we had everything we ever … Continue reading The Nest

Blackjack: The Jackie Ryan Story

https://www.youtube.com/embed/sZbbfWVGcI8  One of the most gratifying type of stories in film is that of the underdog; one up against all the odds to get the win and succeed. Films like these are uplifting and at times we can see ourselves facing off against our own struggles. Stories that incorporate real life situations are even more … Continue reading Blackjack: The Jackie Ryan Story

I’ll Be Around

https://www.youtube.com/embed/OFhxHJUXgk4 The magic behind making films is you can tell any story you want and on top of that in any fashion you wish. There are no rules and with that we can even experience multiple stories at once. Films such as Dazed and Confused, Go, 200 Cigarettes, Can’t Hardly Wait and Smokin’ Aces all … Continue reading I’ll Be Around