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Review: GLASS

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3 (Out of 4 Stars) In 2000, filmmaker M. Night Shyamalan released Unbreakable, his ode to comic book heroes and villains to moderate critical approval, but just couldn’t reach the amount of audiences needed to continue his story. After several years, his film woukd develop a huge cult following and in […]

Film News: Cine las Americas presents “Tejano” by Austin Filmmaker David Blue Garcia

By Liz Lopez Source: Cine las Americas and Tejano the movie After a successful festival run, having won numerous awards including the 2018 Dallas International Film Festival Audience Award, “Tejano,” a feature-length thriller, had its Austin premiere at Violet Crown Cinema on January 16, 2019 with the filmmaker, David Blue Garcia in attendance.

Film News: The 1st IRANIAN FILM FESTIVAL NEW YORK announces Jury & Audience Awards at Closing Night Ceremony!

6-Day Festival dazzles NY audiences with daily sold out screenings at the IFC Center!US Theatrical Premiere Engagement of Festival Hit PIG Announced! Opens Feb 1st at IFC Center! Encore Screenings of Audience Award Winner I WANT TO DANCE and daring satire SLY announced for Jan. 30th! Source: The Iranian Film Festival NY The 1st annual Iranian Film Festival New York (IrFFNY) which ran from Jan […]

SXSW 2018 News: FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2019 FEATURES AND EPISODIC PREMIERES

Source: SXSW Austin, Texas, January 16, 2019 — South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals announced the features and episodic premieres lineup for the 26th edition of the Film Festival, running March 8-17, 2019 in Austin, Texas. The acclaimed program draws thousands of fans, filmmakers, press, and industry leaders every year to immerse themselves in the […]

Review: DESTROYER

By Mark Saldana  Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) Redemption takes many forms, and like the protagonist of the neo-noir film Destroyer, sometimes one has to get downright dirty to accomplish it.  The new film from director Karyn Kusama (The Invitation) is a prime example of this nasty, regressive process.  Nicole Kidman’s character, Erin Bell, […]