kfe 7.5

KUNG FU ELLIOT Review

What starts out as a Canadian version of American Movie, evolves into something much more than what directors Jaret Belliveau and Matthew Bauckman probably thought when setting out to create the documentary Elliot.  This surreal and awkwardly funny film profiles Elliot “White Lightning” Scott, as he attempts to become Canada’s first martial arts action star with his film Blood Fist.

Slamdance 2014: Selected Shorts Reviews

Slamdance 2014: Selected Shorts Reviews

We had the opportunity to see a number to great shorts at this year’s Slamdance Film Festival and we wanted to make sure they get discussed as part of our coverage since shorts too often fall by the wayside at festivals.

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Slamdance 2014: REZETA Review 6

Slamdance 2014: REZETA Review

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Fernando Frias De La Parra’s Rezeta is a wonderfully shot love story about an Albanian model moving to Mexico City in order to further her career.  We journey with Rezeta

Slamdance 2014: COPENHAGEN Review 7.5

Slamdance 2014: COPENHAGEN Review

Release Date: TBD
Director:
MPAA Rating: NR
Film Pulse Score: 7.5/10

Mark Raso’s Copenhagen is your typical fish out of water story about a guy in a foreign place who falls in love with a

Slamdance 2014: Jury and Audience Prize Winners Announced

Slamdance 2014: Jury and Audience Prize Winners Announced

As the 20th anniversary of the Slamdance Film Festival comes to  close, the audience and jury prize winners were announced last night. Mark Raso‘s Copenhagen picked up the audience award for narrative feature, while Kate Logan‘s Kidnapped for Christ

Slamdance 2014: GLENA Review 7.5

Slamdance 2014: GLENA Review

Release Date: TBD
Director:
MPAA Rating: NR
Film Pulse Score: 7.5/10

There’s no hiding that Allan Luebke’s documentary is patterned after Sylvester Stallone’s Rocky franchise.  The film’s title even appears on screen as the Rocky’s

Slamdance 2014: WIZARD’S WAY Review 7

Slamdance 2014: WIZARD’S WAY Review

Release Date: TBD
Director:
MPAA Rating: NR
Film Pulse Score: 7/10

On the surface, director Metal Man’s comedic mockumentary Wizard’s Way is about two dudes shooting a low budget documentary about two other dudes obsessed

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