Harry Shearer to Receive Ernie Kovacs Award at Dallas VideoFest 27

DALLAS, September 17, 2014 – Comedian Harry Shearer will receive the Ernie Kovacs Award at The Video Association of Dallas’ Dallas VideoFest (DVF) on October 17, 2014. For the past two decades, Shearer has enjoyed enormous success and planted the fruits of his talents in the heads of millions worldwide thanks to his voice work […]

Film Review: “Understanding Movies” – Cleverly gives the finger to the rules of filmmaking

Review by: Mut Asheru UNDERSTANDING MOVIES is an entertaining short film directed by Yim Ji-eun that comically points out how the business and art of filmmaking can step on each other’s toes much to the detriment of the end product. It demonstrates what can happen when so called “experts and their lauded rules get involved” […]

Film Review: “Shuttlecock” – An indie Korean film that we liked

Review by: Mut Asheru Others have referred to this film as a “road-trip” movie. But it’s not. SHUTTLECOCK (셔틀콕) directed by Lee Yu-bin (이유빈) tells the story of 3step-siblings who have to find a way to live with and take care of each other after their parents deaths. Shuttlecock is a badminton term used for […]

Tree Media Releases “Carbon” A Film Narrated By Leonardo DiCaprio

Narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio, CARBON tells stories of communities fighting climate change LOS ANGELES, Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Tree Media, a production company focused on inspiring positive social action, with the support of the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation and in collaboration with Thom Hartmann, released CARBON, a film aimed at exploring crucial issues related to […]

Check out the trailer for “Back on Badstreet” a doc by Jimmy Neutron creator, Keith Alcorn

BACK ON BADSTREET is written and directed by Keith Alcorn (JIMMY NEUTRON: BOY GENIUS) and Steve Barnes (A FAIR TO REMEMBER). The two have known each other for more than 30 years and figured it was about time to do something together, before one of them died. BACK ON BADSTREET celebrates the 30th anniversary of […]

Actor / Director Joe Manganiello and Producer Nick Manganiello attend the USA Film Festival’s Dallas premiere of the new film LA BARE

By: Mut Asheru Ever wonder what goes on the minds and lives of male entertainers? Here’s your chance to take a candid look. “La Bare, The True Stories Behind Magic Mike” is a documentary about the diverse men behind the film “Magic Mike” starring Channing Tatum and Joe Manganiello. It rolls out the story of […]

Film Review: “The Suffered” – You want solutions and some healing? Ain’t none here

Review by: Mut Asheru Korean film THE SUFFERED is a human drama that tackles sexual abuse and childhood trauma suffered at the hands of family. The aftermath of said trauma and abuse, results in mentally unstable individuals who are set to crash into each other as they get older with terrifying results. You want solutions […]

Film Review: “Dear Dictator” by writer / director Lee Sang-woo – queue the Cypress Hill “here’s something you just cain’t understand”

Review by: Mut Asheru Let me start by saying “I didn’t see that coming!” Writer / Director Lee Sang-woo’s (이상우) DEAR DICTATOR (친애하는지도자동지께) is the best film ever! Just kidding. It is pretty damn good though. What can I say without giving too much of the film away? Hmmm, how about the synopsis? Buk-seong, Young-rim […]

Film Review: “Nora Noh” – Korean Documentary Tells the Story of Korea’s First Female Ground-Breaking Designer

Review by: Mut Asheru Documentary NORA NOH, directed by  Kim Sung-hee attempts to capture and highlight the living Korean fashion legend Ms. Nora Noh herself. But to quote a classic line “how do catch a cloud and pin it down?”.  She was the first person ever to hold a fashion show in Korea and to […]

Oklahoma Indian Summer Native Film Festival – To Showcase Native American Talent

In conjunction with OKMozart, the city of Bartlesville will play host to the Oklahoma Indian Summer Native Film Festival to be held June 14, 2014 from 11am to 8pm at Theatre Bartlesville, 312 S. Dewey Ave. The special event will feature a screening of the recently-completed documentary, Playground of the Native Son, which tells the […]