December 19 2014

By Tom Wilton:


Almost a month ago now, Sony Pictures Entertainment was hacked. In fact, in the weeks since, it has become evident that not only did they chew up the internal network, siphoning off terabytes of data and releasing it to the world in gigabyte payloads, but that it was also state-sponsored, with the FBI today officially naming North Korea as the culprit. 

Their beef? A Seth Rogen and James Franco movie that focuses on the assassination of their leader, Kim Jong-un.

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December 16 2014

By Tom Wilton:



You put in the hours, the sweat and the tears. It has taken more passion than you ever thought you could muster, but finally, you did it. That film, that performance, that script, that score - whatever it is, you took your imagination and you turned into reality. Now it’s time to put it out into the world.
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December 15 2014

By Tom Wilton:


Sometimes you'll catch a film that hurts. That's the only way to start talking about this movie, that the ache within every frame is held so close to the screen you can almost feel it. The tears were pushing under my eyes, waiting for the permission to be let go. That it never comes, well, that's the great beauty of this film.
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December 9 2014

By Jeffrey P Nesker:


8am, our final day at Whistler Film Festival. It was also the end of the festival, and the three of us were all still buzzing from the night before. Of course, were were also in a mad dash to get ready for the awards brunch, starting at 9:30am sharp and get our suitcases from Hotel B (our official festival hotel) back to Hotel A (our bookended days).
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