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Interview: David Wilson (Co-Founder – True/False Film Festival)

Interview: David Wilson (Co-Founder – True/False Film Festival)

The True/False Film Fest exists to champion the best new nonfiction filmmaking.  Its goal is to promote art, dialogue and deepen community’s understanding of each other and the world at large.  True/False do not select films primarily for their topic, nor does it advocate for or against the subject matter of our films.  Rather, True/False

True/False Film Festival Announces Film Lineup

The True/False Film Fest proudly announced its list of 43 feature films featured at this year’s fest. Each of these films makes a unique contribution to the art of nonfiction filmmaking and offers audiences visions of the world that are fantastic, funny, provocative, immediate, and wildly creative. The films chosen represent the full and vibrant

Rooftop Films Filmmaker Profile: Petra Costa (Director – ‘ELENA’)

‘ELENA’ is the feature documentary debut from Brazilian director Petra Costa charts her poetic journey in search of her sister, Elena, whose volatile life moves from their South American home to the gridded brownstones of New York City, fluidly capturing the spirit of loss through home video, tape recordings, beautifully realized artistic interludes, and a

The Top 25 Film Schools in the Country – 2013 Edition

Forget about writing the Great American novel. Today’s students want to direct the next great blockbuster — or maybe write the next great art film. To meet that demand, film schools have been beefing up their programs. To reflect the changes, a brain trust of industry insiders have been consulted, asking them to rate programs nationwide

Cannes Film Festival ‘Un Certain Regard’ Feature ‘LA PLAYA DC’ Plays @ reRun Theater – Friday, July 19, 2013

Tomas, an Afro-Colombian teenager who fled the country’s Pacific coast pushed out by the war, faces the difficulties of growing up in a city if exclusion and racism. When Jairo, his younger brother and closest friend disappears, Tomas plunges in the streets of the city. His search becomes an initiatory journey that compels him to

Interview: Dan Abella (Founder, Philip K. Dick International Film Festival)

The 1st Philip K. Dick International Film Festival is to promote original or adapted material inspired by the works of Philip K. Dick, Jorge Luis Borges, Italo Calvino, Robert Anton Wilson, Franz Kafka and others who have explored the metaphysical, the eerie in all its manifestations. The aim of the festival is to push the

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