Can love last forever? Sheltered in the darkness of his small puppet’s theater, Javier relives every day what was his most beautiful love story. One day, a mysterious character appears in his life, determined to take with him the most valuable thing Javier has.
Dollar Night tells the story of Andy, a vibrant 80 year old theater projectionist whose love for cinema is tested when faced with the closing of his beloved theater. Starring Tom Morrissey (Boardwalk Empire, Girls) and Jake Ryan (Moonrise Kingdom, Inside Llewyn Davis, Foureyes). Cinematography by Jordan Taylor Fuller, Original[…]
The Final Days of Film Projection Hollywood has decided to change the way movies are projected, forcing theaters to convert to digital or go dark. As theaters around the world move to newer digital technology, the job of the 35mm film projectionist is becoming irrelevant. Going Dark profiles two theater[…]
By 2014 it will be nearly impossible to get a first run feature on 35mm print. The industry’s switch to Digital means that thousands of independent theaters will have to get rid of their film projectors in preparation for the new, and expensive, digital projectors. Changeover is the story of[…]
Turning An Abandoned Italian Theater Into An International Film Festival And Hope For An Entire Town
A couple of months ago we wrote an article about Giulio Vita’s intentions to bring the cinema back to the people of the little Italian town of Amantea. Now the months have past and we are just a day away of Giulio and his Guarimberos big day! Just what have[…]
Amantea is a small town of 15 000 habitants in southern Italy in the region of Calabria. A couple of days ago I received an email from Giulio Vita to help the spread the word about his film festival taking place in this little town. Always willing to help indie[…]
Not something that is often talked about. I always loved watching trailers, and it is often my favorite part of going to the theater. I found a stronger urge for trailers when I was working on creating a teaser trailer for my (back then) upcoming film ‘After The Rain‘. I[…]