Is This the ‘Star Wars’ Film You Were Looking For? Watch Fan-Made ‘Star Wars: Exile – Episode 1’ w/ Jamaican Leads

Star Wars Main Poster

Independent filmmakers and Georgia State University alumni Noel Braham and Pokey Spears, devoted “Star Wars” fans, directed and produced the below fan-made film, “Star Wars: Exile – Episode 1.” An entirely fan-made story set within the “Star Wars” universe, here’s the official synopsis:… Continue Reading

Enter ‘Past Forward’ – A 13-Minute Decadent Dreamscape Collaboration Between Prada and David O. Russell

Prada

“Past Forward” is an experimental short film collaboration between fashion designer Miuccia Prada and writer/director David O. Russell (“American Hustle,” “The Fighter,” “Silver Linings Playbook”). Describes as a “cinema poem,” the surreal, silent dreamscape features multiple actors replaying scenes in varying combinations, resulting… Continue Reading

Sir Lenny Henry to Star in New British/Nigerian Shakespearean Film, ‘Some Sweet Oblivious Antidote’

Sir Lenny Henry

Sir Lenny Henry stars in Scoop Films’ first short film project, “Some Sweet Oblivious Antidote,” which has started production in London. In the film, Sir Lenny, acclaimed for his Shakespearean roles in the theatre, plays Carl, a respected therapist confronted… Continue Reading

Watch: Sheldon Candis (‘LUV’) Tackles Gun Control in New Short, ‘Who Will Survive America’

Sundance Now Doc Club

Check out the below new, timely short film from writer/director Sheldon Candis (“LUV”), presented by the Sundance Now Doc Club, which examines America’s love affair and easy accessibility to guns. The piece, titled “Who Will Survive America,” is part of… Continue Reading

Kobe Bryant, Sports Illustrated Team for Animated Film Based on Bryant’s ‘Dear Basketball’ Poem, Scored By John Williams

Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant’s production company, Kobe Studios, Sports Illustrated and Believe Entertainment Group have announced that they have all teamed up to produce a multi-platform video project based on Bryant’s “Dear Basketball” poem, which he used to announce his retirement from the NBA this… Continue Reading