Posts tagged "student film"

True Blue: When Color Matters and When It Doesn't

As a Chicagoan there is a special place in my heart for Blues music, so it comes as no surprise that a short film entitled “Blues” should catch my eye at the LA Women’s Film Festival last month. The story is straightforward: two boys, a religious Jew and African-American, bond over their shared love of... Read more »

The Last Epic Hero

As the director Sarah R Lotfi says: “It’s not just about being heroic but about being a hero in the mythological sense”. She is, of course, describing her film entitled “The Last Bogatyr” which I recently had the pleasure of seeing at the LA Women’s Film Festival. For those of you who don’t happen to... Read more »