NYIFF 2017 Short Film Review “Station” 1

NYIFF 2017 Short Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: The realities of missed opportunity. How many circumstances do we find ourselves in the midst of where taking action was paramount, yet not enacted? Chances to make an impact, show kindness to another, set the wheels of fortune in motion, even potentially life-changing moments that so suddenly appear, then ...

NYIFF 2017 Short Film Review “Sisak” 1

NYIFF 2017 Short Film Review
   NO TRAILER CURRENTLY AVAILABLE 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 ...

NYIFF 2017 Short Film Review “Shanivaar Ko Do Baje (Saturday Afternoon At 2)” 4

NYIFF 2017 Short Film Review
NO TRAILER CURRENTLY AVAILABLE First, the Recap: The family dynamic. It is a concept normally reserved for what we would see as the prototypical relationships witnessed between husbands and wives, parents and children, siblings, or relatives. However, what if one such bond existed where no one would expect, or in most cases, even condone? For ...

NYIFF 2017 Film Review “A Death In The Gunj”

NYIFF 2017 Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: The subtlety of inner turmoil. What is seen on the surface can so often mask what is bubbling underneath, perhaps too well hidden for our own, or anyone else’s, good. It is this slow churning, a mounting upheaval, that can simmer only so long before the pressure becomes ...