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Interview: Ryan Guiterman – Thunderstruck

  I recently had the opportunity to interview up and coming film director Ryan Guiterman at the premiere of his latest film “Thunderstruck” last night at the Anthology Film Archives in New York City. The film centers around four middle aged men that reunite their old AC/DC cover band in an effort to recapture the

The Realism and Escapism of Bollywood

Thrilling, mysterious, entertaining, annoying, bewildering and at times inexplicable, Bollywood is inconsistent as a curry in an Indian restaurant. Universally loved, but varied in taste and approach. Indian filmmakers generally tend to follow a similar recipe- find a somewhat appealing script, novel, or play, localize the characters, add a dash of culture, infuse some emotions