DFW SAFF 2018 Short Film Review “Sisak”

DFW SAFF 2018 Short Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: Forbidden love. Taboo. All around the world, there are conventions within society, religious or otherwise, that so often dictate what is good and what is not, placing especially harsh restriction on what they do not believe in, regardless of consequence to those they persecute. Yet, in the middle ...

DFW SAFF 2018 Film Review “The Valley” 1

DFW SAFF 2018 Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: The aftermath of tragedy. As one’s emotional state suffers the initial heaviness of a shattering loss, the means to weather pressure from internal and external factors becomes almost impossible, the mind frantically grasping for any sense of understanding that might, if only briefly, alleviate the pain. How ...

DFW SAFF 2018 Short Film Review “Five O’Clock Shadow”

DFW SAFF 2018 Short Film Review
   TRAILER WITHHELD AT FILMMAKER’S REQUEST First, the Recap: Panic. Agitation. Unease. Fear. Emotions that never provide a minute of consolation when, at their peak, the circumstances that have caused them to arise so heavily weight upon the mind. Subsequently, the potential volatility in action and attitudes that follow can bring one to a state ...

DFW SAFF 2018 Cineplay Film Review “Mahesh Dattani’s Dance Like A Man” 1

DFW SAFF 2018 Cineplay Film Review
WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: Resentment. Covetousness. Bitterness. Powerful, destructive words that carry the weight of all the consequences harboring them brings. Yet, even despite what should be an evident realization of their negative impact upon us, how often do we allow them to dictate, dominate our actions when situations arise that cause ...