Attendance was spurred to new heights by the premiere of Trinity’s Triumph, a feature-length fictional film co-written by Father Stephen Fichter, a Catholic priest who has worked with several congregations in Bergen County. His congregants were eager to see the long-awaited premiere and were not disappointed in the film which tackled real-world issues in the priesthood today. The film stars Joe Morton (The Brother from Another Planet; Scandal) who attended the film festival and it's activities.
Wednesday, May 31, 2023
Sunday, May 28, 2023
Moonstruck Writer John Patrick Shanley's New Script "After the Deluge" To Become A Short Film - Crowdfunding Campaign Underway
American Playwright John Patrick Shanley has written a 12-page screenplay entitled "After the Deluge." Written during the pandemic it explores life and relationships in New York City after the pandemic. He is also known for writing Moonstruck and Doubt, the latter for which he won a Tony and Pulitzer Prize.
This script will become a short film. For those not familiar with getting a film off the ground, many filmmakers run a crowdfunding campaign to help raise production funds and awareness for the film. The campaign for this film is on the platform Seed and Spark.
To find out more about this production and some of the "perks" of donating, visit: https://seedandspark.com/fund/afterthedeluge?fbclid=PAAaYkfDYzT9wt_iDStOaZbKNu0nQ0rWA-oyFaHkoOOPLrvfrIqDInP49xbpc#story
Saturday, May 27, 2023
Alicia Minshew, Austin Peck, Michael Lowry and Terri Ivens Guest on The LIBBY Show: Lunch With the Ladies and Dish on The Making of Tainted Dreams, Their Favorite Memories on Soaps and More
The LIBBY Show: Lunch with the Ladies host Suzanne Ordas Curry and co-host Messalina Morley led a lively chat with Blangiardo and several members of the Tainted Dreams cast; Alicia Minshew (All My Children, Beacon Hill), Michael Lowry (All My Children, One Life to Life), Terri Ivens (All My Children, The Bay) and Austin Peck (Days of Our Lives, As the World Turns). You can watch the show here.
Friday, May 26, 2023
A Review of the Film Are You There God? It's Me Margaret by Judy Blume by an 18 Year Old Male Student: Why He Says This Movie is a Timely as Ever and Needs to be Seen
On Friday, April 28th 2023, an eighteen-year old guy and his mother walked into a movie theater to watch a feature film adaptation of Judy Blume’s seminal and timeless novel, Are You There God? It’s Me Margaret. The young adult and his mother entered the moderately crowded theater, filled to the brim with older women and teenage girls. The only men in the theater were two older men who were seated with their wives.
Lighthouse International Film Festival on Long Beach Island NJ Runs June 7 -11 2023, See A Great Selection of Films in A Jersey Shore Setting
Do you enjoy movies? Do you like the Jersey Shore? The Lighthouse International Film Festival on beautiful Long Beach Island NJ, a beacon of the Jersey Shore is a great place to see carefully curated shorts, features, docs and more. Enjoy the camraderie of fellow cinephiles in a beach setting to see some top and new films by established and emerging filmmakers. The film festival runs June 7th-11th. Information and tickets are here: https://www.lighthouseff.com/
Monday, May 22, 2023
Feel-Good Interview Series: Get to Know Actor and Author of "Walking with Sam" Andrew McCarthy - 6 Things To Know About Him
Wednesday, May 17, 2023
New York City's Socially Relevant Film Festival Showcases 2023 Winners, Films, Announces Films Showing at Cannes Through Herflix
Friday, May 5, 2023
So Jolie, tell me about yourself.
Tuesday, May 2, 2023
Feel-Good Interview Series: Actor Charles Esten of Nashville & Outerbanks Shares 6 Things You May Not Know About Him
Feel-Good Interview Series: Get to Know Actor Brendan Penny of Chesapeake Shores- Six Things To Know About Him
Penny described Chesapeake Shores as a wonderful experience, because it afforded him the opportunity to grow with his character, Kevin O’Brien, for six seasons, as well as form solid relationships.