by Dominic Davis
November 25th, 2015

Answers to some of the most common submission questions to help ease the submission process!

by Adam Schartoff
November 22nd, 2015

Actress Zoe Lister-Jones and filmmaker Daryl Wein are distributing their new movie, Consumed, with Gathr Films. The two joi me along with Gathr’s founder & CEO, Scott Glosserman. Also returning to the podcast, documentary filmmaker Bernardo Ruiz (Reportero) with his new film Kingdom of Shadows, now in theaters.

Ep 322: Christopher Abbott & Josh Mond / Gregg Turkington & Rick Alverson
by Adam Schartoff
November 14th, 2015

In this episode of the podcast: from the latest Borderline Films film James White, Josh Mond & his lead actor Christopher Abbott; also director of the new comedy, Entertainment, Rick Alverson returns to the podcast with his leading man, the comedian Gregg Turkington (aka Neil Hamburger).

Ep 321: Tom DiCillo / David Shapiro
by Adam Schartoff
November 10th, 2015

Tom DiCillo (Living in Oblivion, Delirious) is back with a new film, a documentary, called Down in Shadowland which is having a few screenings around NYC; documentary filmmaker David Shapiro’s new documentary, Missing People, has two screenings at DOC NYC in the coming days.

Will Draw For Good’s 4th Annual Draw-A-Thon
by Sasha Keosayan
November 10th, 2015

Help our friends at OrangeYouGlad support Everytown for Gun Safety. Donate & request a nonsense drawing by November 14th in support of common sense!

Ep 320: Catherine Hardwicke / Michel Negroponte & Michelle Maren / Corin Hardy
by Adam Schartoff
November 6th, 2015

Director Catherine Hardwick discusses her new film Miss You Already which opens Friday, November 6 as well as the subject of gender disparity; documentary filmmaker Michel Negroponte and the subject of his new project, An Autobiography of Michelle Maren; and director of the new horror film The Hallow, Corin Hardy which also opens on November 6th.

Ep 319: Jay Duplass, J. Davis & Linas Phillips / Justin Schein / Joshua Bishop & Tomi Fujiyama
by Adam Schartoff
October 30th, 2015

In the first segment, the team behind the new dark comedy, Manson Family Vacation including actors Jay Duplass & Linas Phillips with director J. Davis; filmmaker of the new documentary Left on Purpose which will be screening at DOC NYC next month, Justin Schein; and the filmmaker Joshua Bishop with the subject of his new feature doc, Made in Japan, Tomi Fujiyama.

Ep 318: Jake Hoffman / Chad Gracia & Fedor Alexandrovich
by Adam Schartoff
October 23rd, 2015

Guests on this episode include filmmaker & actor Jake Hoffman whose first feature, Asthma, opens today at the IFC Center and on VOD; and documentary filmmaker Chad Gracia and the subject of his new film The Russian Woodpecker, Fedor Alexandrovich. Their film is also currently available on demand.

Ep 317: Daniel Durning / Stephen Winter & Jack Waters / Michael Schultz
by Adam Schartoff
October 16th, 2015

Guests on this episode of the podcast include the founder of the Red Hook Film Festival, Daniel Durning; Jason & Shirley director Stephen Winter returns with actor Jack Waters just before a 10 day theatrical engagement at MoMA; and the legendary director of such films as Cooley High and Car Wash, Michael Schultz.

Ep 316: Guy Maddin / Annie Sundberg & Ricki Stern
by Adam Schartoff
October 7th, 2015

Guests on this episode include the documentary co-directors Annie Sundberg & Ricki Stern who have a new film, In My Father’s House opening Friday 10/9, and Canadian experimental filmmaker Guy Maddin whose new film The Forbidden Room opens at Film Forum today.

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