Halloween is Canceled – A timely short by Andrew Kasch

The collection of horror shorts from JUST SCARE ME on Vimeo is an artist accountability group where each member has to direct a short horror film in two months or they owe the group $100. A fun idea yielding spooky results, one of which is this three minute parody of the famous Halloween movie franchise by Andrew Kasch. (more…)

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Barbra in Profile. Literally. 20 Photos of the Legendary Streisand.

For my generation, there aren’t many living legends left. Barbra Streisand is one of the few remaining that has made an indelible impression upon me as far back as I can remember. An actress, director, singer/entertainer, advocate for human rights, animal-lover and a vocal critic of Donald Trump’s, there’s much to admire about Babs.*  As a little girl in the late 60s and early 70s, watching her in the movies Funny Girl, The Way We Were and What’s Up Doc, I recall being mesmerized by everything from her long slender fingers with manicured nails to her almond-shaped blue eyes. When they welled up with tears as Fanny Brice and K-K-K-Katie, so did mine. And when she looked at herself in the mirror in Funny Girl and uttered the iconic line “Hello Gorgeous….” I enthusiastically agreed. You see, Barbra is beautiful and it’s not in spite of her nose, it’s because of it. (more…)

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Damien Chazelle’s 9 Minute “The Stunt Double” Shot on iPhone, Vertically

Apple’s latest piece from their ongoing “Shot on iPhone” campaign is a nine minute advertisement that takes you on a journey through the history of film – from the silent genre to sci-fi flicks. Ironically the short itself adds to historical film genres by being the first to be filmed vertically on an iPhone. (more…)

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