All of the sword fighting done by Westley (Cary Elwes) and Inigo Montoya (Mandy Patinkin) was done without any stunt doubles! The two were both novice fencers prior to filming, and also underwent months of training, even learning to sword fight left-handed.
It's no secret that one of our favorite festivals of the year is the Cucalorus Film Festival in Wilmington, North Carolina. Now in it's 22nd year, the festival will bring over 300 filmmakers and artists in for the
Cucalorus is actually a multi-disciplinary arts organization supporting emerging and innovative creative professionals through their annual film festival, a residency program, a summer camp for teen filmmakers, a community cinema, and an extensive community engagement program. But don't take our word for it... MovieMaker Magazine has named it "One of the coolest film festivals in the world" for three years in a row! See you there!
What is a cucalorus you ask? It's a film set apparatus placed in front of a light source to create a dappled lighting effect on a subject or background. The Cucalorus Film Festival takes place November 9-16 this year.
SCREENINGS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
INDIVISIBLE: OFFICIAL SELECTION AT 22 FESTIVALS, INCLUDING CUCALORUS 2016!
Director Hilary Linder takes her film
Indivisible to this year's festival. With the future of immigration reform uncertain, Renata, Evelyn, and Antonio fight for U.S. citizenship while attempting to reunite with their deported families. For more info on the film and upcoming screenings,
SuperJew Episode 1
SUPERJEW SERIES PREMIERES FROM CHOSEN.TV!
Brandon Cohen is a good Jew who leaves his Upper West Side home for Crown Heights to become a SuperJew. Brandon's first stop is a morning prayer service that starts at the crack of dawn and will give him a chance to celebrate his Bar Mitzvah all over again - this time with a little vodka!
Click here to watch the first episode!
Decanted Official Teaser
Long Live The Mish - Official Trailer
LONG LIVE THE MISH TO PREMIERE AT
NAPA VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL!
Last month we mentioned that Digital Cave Media's
Decanted will have it's upcoming premiere at the NVFF in November.
SPENT SCREENS AT THE INTERNATIONAL FAMILY FILM FESTIVAL!
Spent is a creative piece of Farce Noir/Dark Comedy that hearkens back to the golden era of 1940s filmmaking-- though set in the present day. A great accomplishment for first-time writer/director Lisa Mikitarian, who was out in California last week for the fest! For more info on IFFF, click here.
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