First Look at ALADDIN 3477

Photographer Paul Michael Kane unveils peek at the Michigan-made sci-fi movie trilogy through the eye of his lens! Macomb Township, MI— Kaleidoscope Koi Entertainment recently granted famed Photographer Paul Michael Kane access to a set of the upcoming Aladdin 3477 movie trilogy, spending a few days to capture an intimate behind-the-scenes look. The live-action feature films are based … More First Look at ALADDIN 3477

The second annual I See You Awards® show is coming to Royal Oak, August 23

Beginning on Thursday, August 23, 2018, the Emagine Theater in Royal Oak, Michigan will host the first full day of film screenings as it will be the site of the second annual I See You Awards® program. The I See You Awards® will run from August 23 through August 26 this year, with a big … More The second annual I See You Awards® show is coming to Royal Oak, August 23

Lisa Enos flies to Italy

    by Lisa Enos Last month I decided to take a spur-of-the-moment trip to Europe. Wow airlines had a special; $269 to Paris leaving July 8 from Chicago. I impulse bought it and improvised the rest. The flight landed in Reykjavik, Iceland where I caught a plane to Paris. When I got there I went … More Lisa Enos flies to Italy

Joel Paul Reisig offers updates on his different films

Joel Paul Reisig is a prolific producer/director.  To his credit he has produced 27 movies, directed 19 and has appeared as an actor in 19.   This is since 2008.  Presently he has several irons in the fire, which as they approach completion are certain to glow red hot.  This does not include those in production,  … More Joel Paul Reisig offers updates on his different films

Daniel Falicki’s darkest movie ‘An Anti- American’ to appear at the UICA Local Director Series, August 28

In a continuing series spotlighting Grand Rapids’  local directors, the UICA Local Director Series will bring Daniel Falicki’s darkest movie An Anti-American to the Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts 2 Fulton St W, Grand Rapids, Michigan, August 28. An Anti-American is animated horror story about Tom and Vernon, who stumble into an abandoned building for … More Daniel Falicki’s darkest movie ‘An Anti- American’ to appear at the UICA Local Director Series, August 28

#MICHIGANCONNECTION: Albert Hughes sans brother spins man and dog prehistoric yarn

Director Albert Huges, one half of the Huges Brothers fame is bringing an epic man and dog story to the big screen without help from his brother, Allen.   Alpha is the prehistoric tale of a bond that develops between man and dog who are forced to rely on each other in some of the … More #MICHIGANCONNECTION: Albert Hughes sans brother spins man and dog prehistoric yarn

48 Hour Film Project-Detroit announces a lengthy list of winners

In what can best be described an exciting award show, the 48 Hour Film Project-Detroit announced Tuesday, August 14 the winners in their latest film challenge.  There were some 51 film crews entered for this event and of these there were awards given in categories as diverse as Best Use of a Drone, Best Costumes,  … More 48 Hour Film Project-Detroit announces a lengthy list of winners

#MICHIGANCONNECTION: Steven Seagal named special envoy to Russia

Now for something which seems as though it were ripped from one of action star Steven Seagal’s movies,  it’s reported that Seagal has been appointed a special envoy to Russia. This unpaid position is likened to that of UN Goodwill Ambassador to Russia, one in which he will work on relations “in the humanitarian sphere, … More #MICHIGANCONNECTION: Steven Seagal named special envoy to Russia

#MICHIGANCONNECTION: Michael Moore releases trailer for Farenheit 11/9

In time to stir up more divisiveness before the 2018 mid-term elections,  Michigan’s own Michael Moore has released his trailer for his latest documentary,  Farenheit 11/9. Bent on seeing Trump impeached and ousted from office–throw the bum out!– the trailer leaves one thinking that Moore has thrown together, yet, another formulaic montage, this one suppose … More #MICHIGANCONNECTION: Michael Moore releases trailer for Farenheit 11/9

Plan on attending the August Filmmaker Community Mixer–it’s going to be BIG

Last month Corey Milton, Director of Community Outreach at Royal Starr Film Festival said that the Filmmaker Community Mixer attracted a counted attendance of 180 people.  This month he says that participation should be even bigger. How does he know how many people were in attendance?  Every month he has to keep track of people present … More Plan on attending the August Filmmaker Community Mixer–it’s going to be BIG