Category Archives: film festival

Making the Band to open Zanzibar International Film Festival

Director Phad Mutumba and Producer Xena Bantarizah just got word that their feature comedy / drama “Making the Band” will be the opening film to the 2011 edition of the Zanzibar…

Tamara Scherbak’s “Only Sky & Water” premieres to sold out cinema

The cinema was packed, and from all accounts they loved Only Sky & Water, and especially liked how the two films (with The Pirate Tapes) worked well together. Two more…

Editing Making the Band

I’ve been editing the feature fiction “Making the Band” for Ugandan-Canadian filmmaker Phad Mutumba over the last couple of weeks, since we wrapped shooting. It’s a very tight schedule so…

Caribbean Tales and the Bermuda Triangle

I recently attended the Caribbean Tales 2011 Film Festival / Symposium in Barbados and took part in their Content Incubator, developing a television series called “Welcome to Trinidad”. It was…

“Dog Sitter” to have World Premiere at Tromodance this April

  “Dog Sitter” a short film directed by Adam Reider which I produced will play at the Tromodance film festival in New Jersey April 22-23, 2011. Congrats to Adam, who…

Content Incubator

I am very happy to announce that I am one of 10 producers selected to take part in the Caribbean Tales Content Incubator program, starting in mid March. “More than…

Deadlines

Generally the films I make or am a part of take a long time, a great deal of pre-production, and a lot of loving and caring in post. Things don’t…

Casting Call for “Mr. Crab”

I am looking for actors for my next short film, and I was hoping that someone might know someone else who would be great. If you do know an actor…

A few films on the slate

Found an article written about Useless Things on the web, prompted by the upcoming screening in Toronto. The article can be found here. I also thought that I would plug…

Screening times in Toronto

The screening times for the ReelWorld Film Fesitval have been published, and Useless Things will be playing at the Cineplex Canada Square on April 8th at 6pm and April 11th…