Operation Avalanche (Review)

Any budding filmmakers making their feature film debut pray for success and recognition right out the gate, which of course is not always the case. Yet, an auspicious debut can lead to unduly high expectations

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Different, but the Same: Found Footage and Matt Johnson’s The Dirties

From time to time, along comes a film that kick-starts an alternative trend in cinema, which more often than not leads to numerous imitators whose own attempts can breed mixed results. There are generally two

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Nickel and Dime Films

The Nickel Independent Film Festival is back for its 15th edition, taking place as always during the third week of June in St. John’s, NL, at the LSPU Hall (that stands for Longshoremen’s Protective Union).

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