The Genre of Indie Films Vol. IV: The Branching Paths of Indies
May 1st '18

The Genre of Indie Films Vol. IV: The Branching Paths of Indies

This month, we’ve been going through a brief history of independent films, looking at how and why the art-house and stylized independent films of the ’80s and ’90s turned into the quirky hipster indies of the 2000s. In case you need a recap, be sure to check out part 1, part 2, and part 3. […]

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Post Trump Art in Film and the Wonder Woman Renaissance

Post Trump Art in Film and the Wonder Woman Renaissance

There is no question for me as to what was the best movie of last year: Wonder Woman.  Not just because it is great story that is told well, but it is populated by memorable characters whose roles are played by wonderful actors. None more so than Gal Gadot, who so inhabits the role of […]

A Year In Music

A Year In Music

There is so much to say about the amount of music that is released in a year. From artist debuts, comeback albums, political statements, and everything in between; 2017 was a year compacted with all of the above. Aside from releases, music saw some of its biggest tragedies; The Las Vegas Shooting, The Ariana Grande […]

2017: Originality is Finally Moving Back to Hollywood

2017: Originality is Finally Moving Back to Hollywood

2017 may go down as the year where the Hollywood film industry finally realizes that people will actually pay to see original stories. Outside of films produced by big name companies like Pixar, most studios have been very reluctant to invest big budgets into original scripts for the past several years. The 1990s through about […]