RETROSPECTIVE: CITIES AND PLAINS

This was the first narrative short I made out of film school. Basically what happened was I saw Joe Swanberg’s Nights And Weekends on Netflix (back when Netflix was low-key like that) and I thought: I can do that, but maybe about more down-to-earth (i.e. prairie) characters that aren’t completely insufferable in every way! SoContinue reading “RETROSPECTIVE: CITIES AND PLAINS”

RETROSPECTIVE : “Oh, The Wind Will Blow”

Hey all, It’s an unprecedented era of uncertainty for a lot of people right now. For me, it’s a pretty precedented era of uncertainty; not knowing what I’m going to be doing next month or even next week is pretty much SOP at this point. I empathize deeply for those who have been directly affectedContinue reading “RETROSPECTIVE : “Oh, The Wind Will Blow””

A STUDY OF LOVE – CASSAVETES’ FACES AT METRO CINEMA

For the last year or so, I’ve sat on the Programming Committee at The Metro Cinema in Edmonton. This month, I had the opportunity to curate a mini-retrospective of the films of John Cassavetes, five of which are available in DCP for the first time. Of the five, we were ultimately able to screen threeContinue reading “A STUDY OF LOVE – CASSAVETES’ FACES AT METRO CINEMA”