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You are Invited to the Sundance :

Shorts Lab: Los Angeles

Join us for a short film workshop
Saturday, September 13, 2014
10 a.m.–5 p.m.

*One hour reception to follow. 88 more words


Sundance Institute and Skywalker Sound

Select Independent Filmmakers and Film Composers for
September Music and Sound Design Lab for Documentary

One of 15 Labs the Institute will Lead for Independent Artists in Film and Theatre This Year… 847 more words


Both sides of the same coin

August salon really got our brains humming! Jesse‘s thoughtful documentary about raising (and eating) Mangalitsa pigs was a rare treat.

Adorable, right?

It inspired me to simultaneously eat less and better meat, ironically to the exclusion of pork products. 414 more words

A story in pictures

The Peeps:

The woman responsible for our storyboard art is illustrator Anna Kwan and you can see more of her work here. Anna is currently enrolled at OCAD in Toronto. 174 more words

Whip It (2010)

Drew Barrymore’s directional debut of Whip It is a warm hearted comedy featuring the rebellious constraints of Bliss Cavendar (Ellen Page), a 17 year old girl who wants to push away from her strict beauty pageant upbringing. 240 more words


Bad Film Festival Screenings

I’m working on a larger post with some of the film festival tips I’ve learned from FAR‘s two year plus run. In the meantime, I thought I’d address something I hear filmmakers complain about all the time: bad festival screenings. 716 more words


Your Personal Murder Bill

According to the World Health Organization, a murder in the United States costs the American taxpayers 2 million dollars. First off there’s the loss of productivity and wages the victim would have earned. 479 more words