COLLISIONS Sheds Light on U.S. Immigration Through Film

Following a screening of Collisions (2018), starring Jesse Garcia, Izabella Alvarez and Ana de la Reguera, which won the Audience Award at the 41st Mill Valley Film Festival, we caught up with writer/directer Richard Levien. The film will be featured at the upcoming BraveMaker Film Fest in Redwood City…

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REVIEW: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Shines at Cannes

25 years to the date of when edgy, prolific and talented Hollywood heavyweight director Quentin Taratino premiered ‘Pulp Fiction’ (1994) to Cannes Film Festival audiences, this past Tuesday, May 21st, the seasoned filmmaker who has consistently made Hollywood blockbuster hits, such as ‘Django Unchained’ (2012), ‘Inglorious Bastards’ (2009), ‘The Hateful…

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GRIND RESET SHINE Deep Dives into the Art World

At the 2019 Cinequest Film & Creativity Film Festival we caught up with ‘Grind Reset Shine’ writer/director Margarita Jimeno. The film, shot in Berlin, the Carpathian mountains, Paris, and New York centers around Peter, a struggling artist who moves from New York to Berlin to try his luck. When…

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"Delivery Girl" is One Woman's Story of Self-Discovery

In Kate Krieger’s new pilot Delivery Girl, we are pulled into a world where a young woman fights to retain her own identity in a traditional Catholic family where heterosexual values are the norm.

I got a chance to chat with the director and cast and crew about the…

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23rd Berlin & Beyond Highlights the Best of German Film

The 23rd Berlin & Beyond Film Festival is upon us beginning with Opening Night on March 8th running through March 14, 2019. The first weekend of the festival will take place at the historic Castro Theatre in San Francisco, California, with red carpet premieres and actors and filmmakers in attendance…

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