Visually Sumptuous Antebellum a Fascinatingly Trivial Conundrum

Visually Sumptuous Antebellum a Fascinatingly Trivial Conundrum

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Sara Michelle Fetters I’m not sure I’ll see a more fascinating conundrum of a motion picture in 2020 then directors Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz’s twistedly convoluted time-jumping horror-thriller Antebellum. It’s masterfully made on a ton of levels, not the least of which is star Janelle Monáe’s powerful …

Local Sightings Film Festival 2020 goes virtual this September 18-28

Local Sightings Film Festival 2020 goes virtual this September 18-28

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailEnjoy 10 days of films and special events championing Pacific Northwest film and media makers, brought right to your living room. In its 23rd year, Northwest Film Forum’s Local Sightings Film Festival will be hosted virtually due to COVID-19, thus introducing the entire world to over 135 short and …

Captivating Mulan Casts a Uniquely Heroic Reflection

Captivating Mulan Casts a Uniquely Heroic Reflection

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Sara Michelle Fetters Say what you will about Disney’s recent trend of mining their extensive animated library for live-action (or, in the case of last year’s odious The Lion King, CGI-generated photorealistic pseudo – yet still very much animated – “live-action”) remakes, now and then the studio has …

Queer As German Folk Goes Digital

Queer As German Folk Goes Digital

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailWelcome to QUEER AS GERMAN FOLK GOES DIGITAL presented by the Goethe-Institut in North America in collaboration with its Goethe Pop Ups and the Schwules Museum Berlin (SMU). The Goethe-Institut USA is launching a digitally modified version of its successful exhibition “Queer as German Folk” – a global initiative …

All aboard the Suffrage Special Whistle Stop Tour!

All aboard the Suffrage Special Whistle Stop Tour!

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailTACOMA – In 1920, after a decades-long battle, the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified, granting women the right to vote. On November 2 of that year, more than eight million women voted in national elections for the very first time. This August marks the National …

Lynn Shelton “Of a Certain Age” grant launches in 2020, will benefit women and nonbinary filmmakers age 39+

Lynn Shelton “Of a Certain Age” grant launches in 2020, will benefit women and nonbinary filmmakers age 39+

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSEATTLE  – To honor the legacy of beloved filmmaker Lynn Shelton, Seattle’s Northwest Film Forum, alongside Duplass Brothers Productions, is launching the Lynn Shelton “Of a Certain Age” grant. The $25,000 unrestricted cash grant will be awarded each year to a US-based woman or nonbinary filmmaker, age 39 or …

Under fire – Director Rod Lurie on bringing the story of The Outpost to life

Under fire – Director Rod Lurie on bringing the story of The Outpost to life

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailby Sara Michelle Fetters THE OUTPOST Video On Demand Based on the best-selling book by journalist Jake Tapper, The Outpost chronicles the 2009 assault on Combat Outpost Keating in Afghanistan. Located at the base of the Hindu Kush Mountains just 14 miles from the Pakistani border, 53 soldiers fought …

Telescope Film announces SIFF Retrospective 2020

Telescope Film announces SIFF Retrospective 2020

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailSEATTLE  – Telescope Film, the definitive resource for the international film in the US, in collaboration with the Seattle International Film Festival, is proud to announce the launch of the SIFF Retrospective 2020 microsite telescopefilm.com/SIFFretrospective. The SIFF Retrospective 2020 microsite will showcase all of the films that have won …

Three Dollar Bill Cinema presents Translations: Seattle Transgender Film Festival ONLINE May 7-10

Three Dollar Bill Cinema presents Translations: Seattle Transgender Film Festival ONLINE May 7-10

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailTranslations: Seattle Transgender Film Festival is online this year due to the COVID-19 crisis so people from around the country/world can attend. A group of very dedicated people are working on making the festival happen along with Three Dollar Bill Cinema and the Northwest Film Forum. Instead of canceling …

Three Dollar Bill Cinema at a crossroads and needs our help

Three Dollar Bill Cinema at a crossroads and needs our help

Share this…Facebook0TwitterLinkedinReddit0emailAn Open Letter to the Community: We are reaching out to you today to inform you of some important updates regarding Three Dollar Bill Cinema. We are asking sincerely that you read to the end, as we need your attention and support. There has been a lot of change …