Tag: Independent Film

MIDNIGHT SON: Dark Cravings in the Night

Midnight Son (2011)Written and Directed by Scott LeberechtMidnight Son Official Site It’s fitting that I find myself watching Midnight Son in the wee hours of the night. The midnight hour is populated by any number of misfits, addicts, freaks, and lonely people. The protagonist in Scott Leberecht’s stunning...

PRETTY DEAD: An Intimate Zombie Case Study

Pretty Dead (2012)Directed by Benjamin WilkinsWritten by Joe Cook and Benjamin WilkinsPretty Dead Official Site It’s interesting timing that Benjamin Wilkins’ chilling feature film Pretty Dead has come into my hands. Considering this horrific event and similar that have played out over the past few days, I’d say the...

Ghost From The Machine: An App for the Spiritual Plane

Ghost From The Machine (Phasma Ex Machina) (2010)Written and Directed by: Matt OstermanGhost From the Machine Official SiteGhost From The Machine Trailer on IMDB Some of my favorite images in Matt Osterman’s supernatural film Ghost From The Machine involve characters tinkering with machines. You can catch glimpses of determination...

Fatal Pictures Unveil New FAMILIAR Poster

Fatal Pictures Blog SiteFatal Pictures Official Site A few months ago we had the pleasure of screening Worm, a timely character study that explored the horror lurking within the crumbling mind of a burnt out high school teacher. Read Mike’s excellent review Fatal Pictures, the independent company behind that...