Filmmaker Interview: “In a World” – Lake Bell on making her directing debut and the world of voice over’ing

By: Gordon K. Smith IN A WORLD… is a bright and original new comedy, set in a world never before the subject of a fiction film, that of Hollywood’s highly competitive voice over business, those guys – and a very few gals – who narrate movie trailers with stentorian tones guaranteed to make anything look […]

Independent Filmmaker Spotlight: Vandal Truong on filmmaking, acting, and the strange balancing act of being an artist as well as Asian-American in the film industry

Written By: Mut Asheru We come across them all the time. Independent filmmakers/screenwriters with that certain something whose work gives us goosebumps.  Their promise is palpable. You don’t know why but you expect great things. For us here at Knowshi, Vandal Truong is one of the promising filmmaker/screenwriters we intend to watch and even place […]

Film Review: “Carried Away” directed by Tom Huckabee

Writer/Director: Tom Huckabee *UTM repost*   This screener copy has gone into my movie treasure pile.  Director Tom Huckabee (Ft. Worth native) spent years (at least 10) waiting to make this semi-autobiographical baby.  Good thing because that time allowed him to run into Gabriel Horn who fit in oh so perfectly in his role as […]