Film

One Room, One Set, One Take: The latest Schwartz/Suher collab is about to hit the big screen
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

One Room, One Set, One Take: The latest Schwartz/Suher collab is about to hit the big screen

“I discovered several years ago that writing is not my strongest attribute, although bringing stories to life from the page ...

Touching
August 29, 2018 No Commentby

Touching “Randy’s Canvas” to Premiere in September

September 18 will see the release of a touching Rhode Island film, Randy’s Canvas. Adam Carbone stars as a young man ...

<i>Tre Maison Dasan</i>: Three Boys Grow Up with Parents in Prison
August 1, 2018 No Commentby

Tre Maison Dasan: Three Boys Grow Up with Parents in Prison

Rhode Island filmmaker Denali Tiller directed a documentary named after three boys: Tre, Maison, Dasan. At the start of the ...

His Pen Is Smitier Than the Sword
August 1, 2018 No Commentby

His Pen Is Smitier Than the Sword

Mr. Fish is the nom de plume of Dwayne Booth, an artist whose clever, biting, often funny, sometimes gut-punchingly painful ...

Tommy Denucci Opens the Vault
August 1, 2018 No Commentby

Tommy Denucci Opens the Vault

I recently interviewed local film director Tommy Denucci about his most recent project, “Vault,” which stars Don Johnson, Theo Rossi ...

And Now, for Your Feature Presentation
August 1, 2018 No Commentby

And Now, for Your Feature Presentation

Shawn Quirk is the program director for the Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF), and this is his eighth year working ...

Film Folk Recommend
August 1, 2018 No Commentby

Film Folk Recommend

We asked a few big-name film supporters, makers and lovers around the state which films they’d recommend people visiting our ...

Cthulhu Grabs a Video Camera
August 1, 2018 No Commentby

Cthulhu Grabs a Video Camera

Films arcane, weird, creepy and outright terrifying will travel from around the world to Providence to celebrate the profound influence ...

RIIFF 2018 Highlights
July 29, 2018 No Commentby

RIIFF 2018 Highlights

RIIFF programming director Shawn Quirk guided us through a selection of features and shorts. Opening night ceremonies on August 7 ...

Beyond Solo: Riding the Independent Wave of Film in RI This Summer
June 6, 2018 No Commentby

Beyond Solo: Riding the Independent Wave of Film in RI This Summer

If you’re looking to move beyond Solo, super heroes and adults playing tag, consider these summer movie alternatives. Let’s begin ...