| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:02 AM
The cloudless August morning was so warm and tranquil it could have been plucked from the mind of a dreaming […]...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The Sundance Film Festival takes place every January in the small, snowy ski town of Park City, Utah. So the bright sunshine and palm trees featured in the advertising for Sundance's inaugural Next Weekend festival in Los Angeles announce straight away...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 11:54 AM
A new film festival is targeting teenagers to create more opportunities for aspiring filmmakers.
The publishing company Scholastic along with other companies have partnered to launch the All American High School Film Festival, which is taking film...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:12 PM
Joss Whedon screened his anticipated new Marvel Television/ABC pilot, “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” at Comic-Con on Friday, revealing a superhero show […]...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 11:12 AM
NEW YORK — John Gallagher Jr. was at a media screening of his new movie "Short Term 12" a few weeks ago when a man came up to him with a critique of his series TV character, journalist Jim Harper of "The Newsroom."
"You know, you're a terrible...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Joe Swanberg has long been a director whose films have been more widely talked about than actually seen. He has become controversial for his improvisational style of ultra-low-budget filmmaking, his frank depictions of sexuality and his central position...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 2:01 PM
"Short Term 12" is a small wonder, a film of exceptional naturalness and empathy that takes material about troubled teenagers and young adults that could have been generic and turns it into something moving and intimate.
Named for the foster care...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 6:30 AM
At their best, film festivals such as Sundance and South by Southwest function as something of a farm system for young talent, helping filmmakers develop and grow. After a rapid rise on the circuit, Dallas-based David Lowery is poised to step up to the...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Just after graduating from Point Loma Nazarene University in San Diego, Destin Daniel Cretton took a job at a local short-term care facility for at-risk teenagers, hoping to save money to make short films on his own while he figured out what to do next....
| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Rob Rutherford looked up from his workbench, order receipts and debris from Hive Lighting's products strewn around his laptop.
"The bulbs shipped," he said to business partner Jon Miller. Both grinned.
More bulbs meant more business: new film, TV...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 12:04 PM
The world has no shortage of examples of death arriving prematurely, but now there’s one that’s the subject of a fascinating pop music documentary.
“A Band Called Death” explores the intriguing story of three brothers from...