Archive for February 2015

by Adam Schartoff
February 27th, 2015

Guests on this episode include founder of UnionDocs, Christopher Allen; The Overnighters filmmaker Jesse Moss; and Seeds of Time filmmaker Sandy McLeod.

by Maria Rhodes
February 26th, 2015

There’s a story you want to tell. There’s an image you need to record. You found a seed for a documentary. Ready to dive in? Apply for UnionDocs Summer Intensive program. Early-bird (no fee) deadline is March 2nd.

by Adam Schartoff
February 25th, 2015

Legendary film director John Boorman is the guest. His latest feature film, Queen and Country —a sequel to 1987’s Hope & Glory— is currently entering its second week at Film Forum in NYC.

by Adam Schartoff
February 23rd, 2015

Guests include Oscilloscope producer Debra McClutchy; documentary filmmaker Marshall Curry with his new film Point & Shoot; and the director of the new documentary, Do I Sound Gay?, David Thorpe.

by Adam Schartoff
February 17th, 2015

Guests include Bret Wood and DJ Spooky who discuss the new Kino Lorber box set Pioneers of African American Cinema; Sean Gullette on his new film Traitors; and Margaret Brown on her earlier documentary feature Be Here to Love Me, now available on Fandor.

by Adam Schartoff
February 12th, 2015

Guests include one of Kickstarter’s film leads George Schmalz; filmmaker Amanda Rose Wilder & subject Alex Khost; & filmmakers Brandon Colvin & Tony Oswald.

by Rebecca Sarkauskas
February 11th, 2015

Andrew Berends, a dauntless storytelling-based director, spent 5 months in Sudan during war to be the voice for the voiceless. He tells the story of the refugees fighting to keep their culture and their people alive in “Medina’s Dream”. Pledge on Kickstarter and help him finish the story!

by Adam Schartoff
February 5th, 2015

Guests on this Reel Works sponsored episode include filmmaker Sam Knowles, actor/playwright Charles Busch, and the team behind the new lo-budge indie film Red Right Return, director George Manatos & actors Alexandra Clayton and Cris Lankeneau.

by Maria Rhodes
February 5th, 2015

Films to look out for when you head town to Austin!

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