‘Jellyfish’ Director James Gardner Talks Casting Remarkable New Talent Liv Hill

Director-writer James Gardner made his feature directorial debut with Jellyfish at Tribeca Film Festival. The film follows a troubled teen named Sarah Taylor, played by newcomer Liv Hill, as she finds her voice through stand up comedy. “Jellyfish centers around a girl who is a young carer and she’s got a lot of volatile energies as a result of the built up angst inside her … Continue reading ‘Jellyfish’ Director James Gardner Talks Casting Remarkable New Talent Liv Hill

Jennifer Morrison Confirms Role In ‘The Torture Report,’ Raúl Castillo Working On Latino Superhero Film, And More Upcoming Projects

Many actors and directors come to New York City to promote and support their incredible films and television shows premiering at Tribeca Film Festival — but that’s not all they have going on! While on the red carpet, I spoke with Jennifer Morrison, Sheila Vand, and more about what other projects they have coming up. JENNIFER MORRISON Jennifer Morrison was at Tribeca Film Festival this … Continue reading Jennifer Morrison Confirms Role In ‘The Torture Report,’ Raúl Castillo Working On Latino Superhero Film, And More Upcoming Projects

Alex Pettyfer Makes His Directorial Debut With Dark Family Drama ‘Back Roads’

Alex Pettyfer made his directorial debut with the dark family drama Back Roads at Tribeca Film Festival on April 20. The film, adapted from the book by Tawni O’Dell, follows the story of a young man left to take care of his three sisters on his own when his mother goes to jail for killing his abusive father. Layered with pain, abuse, and love, Back … Continue reading Alex Pettyfer Makes His Directorial Debut With Dark Family Drama ‘Back Roads’

Meredith O’Connor Teases Her Upcoming Anti-bullying Film ‘Playing The Game’

Now a pop star and anti-bullying activist, Meredith O’Connor isn’t shy about sharing her experiences with bullying. As a student on Long Island, she even dealt with a bully who broke her nose during school and didn’t feel like she had a safe space to get help, according to Thrive Global. But when her original song “Celebrity” took off on YouTube back in 2013, O’Connor … Continue reading Meredith O’Connor Teases Her Upcoming Anti-bullying Film ‘Playing The Game’

Sam Huntington and Kate Micucci Deal With A Bizarre Cult In ‘7 Stages To Achieve Eternal Bliss By Passing Through The Gateway Chosen By The Holy Storsh’

Would you stay in a ridiculously cheap apartment if cultists were routinely breaking in to conduct strange rituals? It would be a hard no from me, but Claire and Paul just can’t seem to pass up their posh new apartment in 7 Stages To Achieve Eternal Bliss By Passing Through The Gateway Chosen By The Holy Storsh. The unconventional black comedy, which made its debut … Continue reading Sam Huntington and Kate Micucci Deal With A Bizarre Cult In ‘7 Stages To Achieve Eternal Bliss By Passing Through The Gateway Chosen By The Holy Storsh’

Karen Gillan Tackles Acting, Writing, And Directing In Her First Feature Film ‘The Party’s Just Beginning’

Karen Gillan is no stranger to the screen, whether it be big or small. You may know her from Doctor Who, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, or Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy franchise and Avengers: Infinity  War, but at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival she showcased her multitude of skills as the writer, director, and star of her first solo feature film The Party’s Just … Continue reading Karen Gillan Tackles Acting, Writing, And Directing In Her First Feature Film ‘The Party’s Just Beginning’

Director Theo Love Takes Us On A Blockbuster Treasure Hunt In ‘White Tide: The Legend of Culebra” Documentary

“Listen, if you’re going to make a movie, make a movie on a tropical island,” White Tide: The Legend of Culebra director Theo Love told me on the red carpet of the documentary’s Tribeca Film Festival premiere. “It’s wonderful! We hung out at the beach. We had lobster. It was a great time!” The film follows the unbelievably true story of Rodney Hyden, a small … Continue reading Director Theo Love Takes Us On A Blockbuster Treasure Hunt In ‘White Tide: The Legend of Culebra” Documentary