NYIFF 2017 Film Review “Ventilator”

NYIFF 2017 Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: What can one truly say about kin? Sure, there’s the immediate family–wives, husbands, kids, aunts, uncles, first cousins–but then arrives the realization that it can extend so far beyond that, via in-laws, their folk, etc, etc. Yes, it can be just slightly overwhelming, even more so when ...

NYIFF 2017 Film Review “Red Butterfly Dream” 1

NYIFF 2017 Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: Arrival. When applied to the search for answers to questions we’ve carried inside for far too long, it becomes a key word, a point of focus, that is engaged once the journey for discovery is initiated. However, what we end up with may not be at all what was ...

NYIFF 2017 Short Film Review “A Secret Heart”

NYIFF 2017 Short Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: We’ve heard that love knows no bounds, that it has the ability to rise above all wrongs, and even overcome death itself. Yet, we become painfully aware when love goes awry, shattering our heart, and sending us on a lonely sojourn to seek solace. For one man ...

NYIFF 2017 Film Review “Shreelancer”

NYIFF 2017 Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: To get out and see the world. It’s an age-old notion so firmly ensconced in our souls, especially when young and impressionable, yet often becomes a forgotten idea when the seemingly endless responsibilities of life emerge to stifle our momentum. Or we simply get lazy, perhaps still ...