FILM SUBMISSION: ‘Ace and Anxious’ by Bri Castellini
Women Film-makers

FILM SUBMISSION: ‘Ace and Anxious’ by Bri Castellini

Our ‘Women Film-Makers’ segment wants to try to showcase the work of budding women directors. This doesn’t necessarily mean you have to be making films as a profession, or submitting them to festivals, you can submit something you made for a school project, or just lil experimental stuff you’ve shot by yourself or with friends. All we need is a … Continue reading

FILM SUBMISSION: ‘Twincidents’ Web Series by Jessamyn Leigh
Women Film-makers

FILM SUBMISSION: ‘Twincidents’ Web Series by Jessamyn Leigh

Jessamyn Leigh is a twenty-something woman making web series’ in the Pacific Northwest. Her latest project is called Twincidents and she likes to describe it as “Shakespeare meets The Parent Trap”. Inspired by her own families experiences with adoption—her youngest brother was adopted through foster care—as well as recent films like Lion and Twinsters, Jessamyn wanted to update the … Continue reading

WOMAN FILMMAKER FINDING FUNDING: You’ll Never See it Coming by Bailey Heinonen
Women Film-makers

WOMAN FILMMAKER FINDING FUNDING: You’ll Never See it Coming by Bailey Heinonen

Bailey Heinonen is a recent graduate of the University of Southern California’s Film and Television Production BFA  and the director of over a dozen short films and videos, co-director of one 30-min sitcom pilot, and director of the feature length horror mockumentary Knife Blood Pt.2. With a small but dedicated team of students, recent graduates, and … Continue reading

The Dancer Behind Annhilation’s Epic Ending
Anything and Everything

The Dancer Behind Annhilation’s Epic Ending

In the final scene of Annihilation, Natalie Portman’s biologist character Lena enters a mysterious lighthouse. She plunges into the dark cavern to find her expedition leader having an Invasion of the Body Snatchers moment before she explodes into a series of floating lights that transforms into a technicolor floating orb that looks like the eye … Continue reading