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September Monthly Screening @Banshee 8/9/14

After the madness of the Festival in August (and no venue for us to hold our monthly screenings) we are back at the Banshee Labyrinth for a night of short films, filmmaker Q&As, networking and late night drinks. 420 more words


The Zero Theorem

Few filmmakers are as gifted as Terry Gilliam when it comes to setting a story inside a dystopian future. The Monty Python alum, who brought us Brazil and Twelve Monkeys, to name just a few, is back with his newest, … 1,687 more words


Albert Hughes on filmmaking - Part I & II

Albert Hughes (and briefly cinematographer Peter Deming) discuss the filmmaking process and approach to learning, set design, camera technique, and in Part II  on Hollywood and what it means to love the craft so much that it causes utter depression. 28 more words


“I became infuriated by the racially degrading stereotypes that white film producers threw up on American screens,” he wrote in 1969. “It became clear to me that unless we black people began to produce information for screen and television there would always be a distortion of the ‘black image.’ ”

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Week 4 - Identity as a hybrid

After reading the articles from this week’s prescribed list, it has become evident to me that the terms used to facilitate an understanding of a dual identity or a hybrid identity are sometimes conflicting and we are left feeling alienated by the scholarly work rather than coming to a decisive conclusion.  462 more words


Chance to catch the beautiful film Free China Junk at Circus!

I’ve just learned that Circus Cinema will be screening ‘The Free China Junk‘ starting tomorrow evening until Monday:

* Thursday, 28 August @ 80m,

* Saturday, 30 August @ 7:45pm… 119 more words