Art With Impact Blog
Have you ever had a friend who provided a listening ear when you needed it? Or provided you with an invaluable support system? How about one who honored your request to turn your story into a film that would serve to help others?
Didn’t you know? Don’t make Dionne have to tell you twice.
What is it that they say about teamwork?
Wait. That’s not it.
All snark and cynicism aside, it’s always inspiring to see the fruits of collaboration pay off, especially when a community joins forces to keep and protect a basic element of stability and survival: their homes.
There are some stories we hear in the course of our lives that we feel compelled to tell – especially when it can serve to inspire a positive change in the world.
Dibs on this guy’s story.
Pop Quiz: Can you locate Bundaberg on a map?
Yyyyeeeeah I’m gonna hafta go ahead and say no.
There is something to be said for minimalism when it comes to film.
And for Philip Silverberg, minimalism is even better when applied to film festivals.
They say a picture speaks a thousand words.
In this case, I’d settle for much, much less than that.
Fair warning: you are about to get a Tina Turner earworm.
Trust me – it’s better than a Mad Max Tina Turner hairdo-worm.
In the grand scheme of things, it might seem absurd to worry about the state of the cinema in Iran, but if you’re reading this, then you probably understand the importance of such an issue.
Let your focus lapse for a minute, and the theatres are flooded with Air Bud sequels. BE EVER VIGILANT.
We’ve all heard the expression “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.”
And we’ve all rolled our eyes because SHUT UP.
It is true, though, that making the best of a difficult situation is the most positive way to handle life’s challenges, and that’s precisely how British filmmaker Jonny Benjamin dealt with the reality of a schizophrenia diagnosis.
It’s always jarring to learn that a beautiful place can be home to something troubling and sinister.
It’s not a bakery, it’s a front for delicious fudge-striped narcotics!