A Blissful Week in the Evergreen State

I was able to find some renewed inspiration in Washington state last week -- it was actually my first time spending time up there that didn't consist of being trapped inside the airport the entire time. It was truly an escape into nature, something I'd really been needing. Here are some of my favorite photos … Continue reading A Blissful Week in the Evergreen State

5 Tips for Your First Film Biz Interview

About a week ago, my editor asked me if I would interview an up-and-coming director for an article. And, honestly, my first instinct was to run. Anywhere. Wherever my editor couldn't find me. However, this wasn't something I could just blow off. So I gave myself a pep talk, arranged the interview with the production … Continue reading 5 Tips for Your First Film Biz Interview

‘Little Miss Sunshine’: The Surprisingly Unhappy Feel-Good Movie

"Do what you love, and fuck the rest." - Dwayne, Little Miss Sunshine Categorically, this is not what one would call the “feel-good movie of the summer.” After all, themes like failed marriage, attempted suicide, heroin-addiction, and imminent financial ruin don’t really fit the bill of a feel-good film. Yet Little Miss Sunshine works double-time … Continue reading ‘Little Miss Sunshine’: The Surprisingly Unhappy Feel-Good Movie