Film Interviews

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 Brock Swinson

“A Fairy Tale Parable, Without the Preaching” Alice Waddington Talks Paradise Hills

“A Fairy Tale Parable, Without the Preaching” Alice Waddington Talks Paradise Hills

At an early age, Alice Waddington learned it was possible to create something in and around your small town, that could affect people around the globe. When the financial crisis hit Spain in 2008, she made the decision to pursue her dreams of becoming a professional storyteller. “I wanted to pay homage to the female […]

 Brock Swinson

“My Superpower is Persistence” Gregory Allen Howard Talks ‘Ali’, ‘Remember The Titans’, And ‘Harriet’

“My Superpower is Persistence” Gregory Allen Howard Talks ‘Ali’, ‘Remember The Titans’, And ‘Harriet’

Gregory Allen Howard’s cousin introduced him to “what was underneath the movies.” Although his cousin wasn’t in the film business, he taught Howard that there was so much more underneath the service of something he previously viewed as pure entertainment or escapism, it creates a bond between filmmaker and audience. “Ride the High Country was […]

 Jim

“Everything Is Unfinished” Logan Marshall-Green Talks ‘Adopt A Highway’

“Everything Is Unfinished” Logan Marshall-Green Talks ‘Adopt A Highway’

Logan Marshall-Green is a well-known face on both the big and small screen. He boasts an impressive acting resume including Spiderman: Homecoming, Snowden, The Invitation, 24, and Law And Order to name a few. Last year he worked on Upgrade for Blumhouse. This year, the actor-writer-director turned hand behind the camera in his film Adopt A Highway starring Academy […]

 Brock Swinson

“Create Your Own Opportunities” Matt Eskandari Talks ’12 Feet Deep’, ‘Trauma Center’, and ‘The Long Night’

“Create Your Own Opportunities” Matt Eskandari Talks ’12 Feet Deep’, ‘Trauma Center’, and ‘The Long Night’

“As a filmmaker, the best way to learn is by doing,” stated filmmaker Matt Eskandari. “Making shorts is a way of learning how to tell a story, how to shoot, or how to create characters. I wanted to learn the process, so writing shorts is like an athlete practicing 100 free throws, so they’ve prepared […]

 Jim

“Find Your Way Into The Story” Says Robert Reiner

“Find Your Way Into The Story” Says Robert Reiner

Actor-writer-director-producer-activist Robert Reiner has no problem being a multi-hyphenate. Reiner first came to fame as a two-time Emmy Award-winning actor on the landmark television series All In the Family. He decided he had many more filmmaking mountains to climb and dabbled in all of them. “If you have some abilities in many areas, you don’t have to be great at anything. […]