Tag Archives: Los Angeles

2013 DOC NYC Filmmaker Profile: Jason Cohen (Writer/Director – ‘FACING FEAR’)

2013 DOC NYC Filmmaker Profile: Jason Cohen (Writer/Director – ‘FACING FEAR’)

As a 13 year-old, Matthew Boger was thrown out of his home for being gay. While living on the streets of Hollywood, he was savagely beaten in a back alley by a group of neo-Nazi skinheads. Boger managed to survive the attack and escape life on the streets. Twenty-five years later, Boger found himself in

Seed&Spark to Host Inaugural Fair Trade Filmmaking Festival to Start Conversations About Indie Films

Seed&Spark, the world’s first crowd-funding and digital distribution platform made just for independent film, announced that it will host its first fair trade filmmaking festival, WestFest, from October 1-3, 2013, at The HUB LA (Los Angeles). As the first of an international film festival series, WestFest will bring select Seed&Spark films that are available for

Review: ‘Sunset Stories’

Directed by Ernesto Foronda and Silas Howard Written by Ernesto Foronda and Valerie Stadler Starring Monique Gabriela Curnen, Sung Kang, Sandy Martin ‘Sunset Stories‘, the new comedy from Ernesto Foronda and Silas Howard, poses as a fairy-tale for the modern age: A woman faces her flaws and demons, and finds her place in the world.

West Bank Peace Documentary ‘State 194’ Opens in NYC & LA – May 17, 2013

If you build the foundations of peace . . . will it come? This fascinating question lies at the heart of ‘STATE 194‘, a vital and revealing look deep inside Israel and Palestine at the men and women trying to seize an historic opportunity to end the conflict and make implementing the two-state solution a