Screenwriting Process

The Screenwriting Process of an Oscar Winner originally posted by scriptbully.com Dustin Lance Black is not only an Oscar-winning screenwriter (“Milk”), but he’s also one of the few film scribes who can articulate his screenwriting process in a way screenwriting newbies can understand. (And hopefully emulate.) Now, as Black explains in the video, his work…

Happy Diwali 2015

Diwali (or Deepavali, the “festival of lights”) is an ancient Hindu festival celebrated in autumn (northern hemisphere) or spring (southern hemisphere) every year.[3][4] Diwali is one of the largest and brightest festivals in India. The festival spiritually signifies the victory of good over evil. The preparations and rituals typically extend over a five-day period, but the…

Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day (Picture: Air Canada Center: Nov 10th, 2015 – Raptors Tribute / Film – W.Lucas) Remembrance Day (sometimes known as Poppy Day) is a memorial day observed in Commonwealth of Nations member states since the end of the First World War to remember the members of their armed forces who have died in the…

Lucas museum clears another hurdle

The proposed Lucas Museum of Narrative Art and a sampling of the collection. originally posted by chicagotribune.com by – John Byrne Lucas museum clears another hurdle Plan Commission gives thumbs up to Lucas museum George Lucas’ museum moved closer to touching down on the lakefront, getting the go-ahead Thursday from the Chicago Plan Commission for…

Pope Francis meets Fidel Castro in Cuba

Pope Francis meets Fidel Castro in Cuba Originanlly posted at brisbanetimes.com.au by Nick Squires ____________________________________________________ Havana: Pope Francis met Fidel Castro on Sunday at the Cuban revolutionary leader’s home in Havana, after an outdoor mass attended by tens of thousands of people in the capital. The two men held a “friendly and informal conversation” for about 40 minutes, Vatican spokesman Reverend…

TIFF 911 – MARTIAN

GALA PRESENTATIONS THE MARTIAN Directed by Ridley Scott USA | 130 mins | Premium Stranded on Mars, a NASA astronaut (Matt Damon) struggles to survive on the arid planet while his ground crew races to mount a rescue mission, in this interplanetary epic from director Ridley Scott.   Thanks TIFF.NET