It's been roughly two and half years since James McElwee raised more than $5000 on Kickstarter to make a documentary on Bob Ferbrache, and the film still isn't finished. After raising the money, McElwee started interviewing members of bands like Slim Cessna's Auto Club, Tarantella, Warlock Pinchers ... More >>
The challenges of independent filmmaking are many, from scriptwriting to planning around multiple people's schedules to finding funding and finding distribution, the list of hurtles to jump goes on and on. In fact, it's rather amazing when a film is actually made. The Bug Theatre, a venue for ... More >>
When producers have problems with their equipment, it's usually solved quickly by checking out the index or troubleshooting page of an instruction manual. But in the case of Denver producer Boon Doc, aka Boonie Mayfield, who is currently preparing for the Red Bull Big Tune Finals in Atlanta next m ... More >>
Bill Pullman and Julia Ormond in a scene from director Jennifer Lynch's "Surveillance."
It's been a long time between films for director Jennifer Lynch, whose latest offering, Surveillance, unspools today at the Chez Artiste. Her debut, 1993's Boxing Helena, about a surgeon (Julian Sands) who preve ... More >>