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‘Plato’s Reality Machine’ Puts the Machinima in NYC Relationships

‘Plato’s Reality Machine’ Puts the Machinima in NYC Relationships

PLATO’S REALITY MACHINE is an ensemble portrait of the modern relationship as it exists in the current wilds of New York City.  Three men: Charles, Josie and Scott, and three women: Maggie, Kim, and Zoe, crash into each other in a tangled web of late nights, painful mornings, hurt feelings and a very ill-advised trip

6th Annual Gotham Screen International Film Festival Now Accepting Submissions

The 6th Annual Gotham Screen International Film Festival will take place in downtown Manhattan at the Quad Cinema from October 4th-14th, 2012 along with after parties taking place at the Tribeca Grand in Tribeca, New York. GOTHAM SCREEN presents fresh voices and perspectives from local, national and international filmmakers. The mission of the festival is

A Night of Passione

John Turtorro made an appearance in midtown last Thursday night to introduce select clips from his latest film Passione. The event, organized by FilmBuff, featured a delectable spread of Neapolitan inspired hors d’oeuvres catered by sous chef Locanda Verde Proseccos and an array of fine wines provided by Southern Wine & Spirits. The highlight of

‘Nothing Without You’ Uses Viral Campaign to Hook Audiences

Xackery Irving’s new psychological thriller Nothing Without You reaches beyond the scope of the screen to engage audiences via a well-crafted viral video campaign. Nothing Without You revolves around a psych-patient, accused of a violent murder, who turns to her court-appointed psychiatrist to prove her innocence and sanity. Her psychiatrist must help her decipher delusion

CrowdSourcing ‘Pick of the Week’ – Sin Matador

Sin Matador – The new comedy by Zack Carver New Yorkers, remember the pain you went through swimming like a fish in the New York City waters? First there’s looking for the ideal place to call home among a plethora of cramped yet overpriced living quarters. Then you have to fork out a broker’s fee,

‘My Brooklyn’ Opens at reRun Theater – January 4th

‘My Brooklyn‘ follows director Kelly Anderson’s journey, as a Brooklyn gentrifier, to understand the forces reshaping her neighborhood. The film documents the redevelopment of Fulton Mall, a bustling African-American and Caribbean commercial district that – despite its status as the third most profitable shopping area in New York City – is maligned for its inability