Tag Archives: 9/11

Interview: Scott Gracheff (Director) & Alice Hoagland (Subject) – ‘The Rugby Player’

Interview: Scott Gracheff (Director) & Alice Hoagland (Subject) – ‘The Rugby Player’

‘The Rugby Player’ is an uplifting and stereotype-shattering documentary that tells the story of a mother, a son, and what it takes to be a hero. The film explores the lives of Mark Bingham, one of the passengers on United Flight 93 on 9/11, and his mother, Alice Hoagland, a former United Airlines flight attendant.

New Filmmakers NY Annual 9/11 Themed Screening @ Anthology Film Archives – Wednesday, September 11, 2013

NewFilmmakers is an internationally recognized screening series and over the past fourteen years has screened over 600 feature and 2,000 short films. NewFilmmakers NY screens a wide range of films including animation, documentaries, shorts, and features. Many are films and videos overlooked by traditional film festivals. This week see’s NewFilmmakers NY present another eclectic mix of short films, documentaries and features.  On

Controversial Award Winning ‘American Bomber’ Screens At Manhattan Film Festival – June 22, 2013

‘American Bomber‘, a feature film about an ex-soldier who journeys to New York City to become a suicide bomber, will screen in competition at the 7th annual Manhattan Film Festival. The controversial plot includes an in-depth look into the mind of a would-be American suicide bomber. “American Bomber is a terrifyingly accurate portrayal of the

2013 Art of Brooklyn Film Festival Filmmaker Profile: Eric Trenkamp (Writer/Director – ‘American Bomber’)

‘AMERICAN BOMBER‘ finds John Hidell, a disgraced ex-soldier, travels to New York City to become the first American born and raised suicide bomber. As he prepares for his bombing, he finds himself in an unexpected relationship with Amy, a divorced bartender. As his infatuation with her and New York grows, Hidell neglects his role in