Category Archives: My Film Festivals

My Film Festival by Ashley R. Pickett

Perfect Blue (1998) Black Swan (2010) Split (2017) Sometimes a film’s protagonist and antagonist can be one in the same. I find this idea very interesting so my film festival theme would center around the idea of exploring identity. Each … Continue reading

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The Rendition and Representation of Romantic Realism on the Reel. My Film Festival by Lily C. Frame

Roused by truthfulness to depict reality as it prevails offscreen, directors, although very few, affiliate their films with romantic realism as a way to unveil the gentility of love to their viewers. As a young girl who was nurtured by … Continue reading

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Laugh by Laugh West. My Film Festival by Ryan Wentz

What dictates my perfect film festival? My love for intelligent comedies knows no bounds, spanning decades, language, and style. The three films I chose for my film festival are connected, not by how they present a punchline or construct a … Continue reading

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Simple Plane Love. My Film Festival by Felix Carlson

Film festivals are fun.  When I attend them, I appreciate the “festive” aspect; some feel like weekend holidays for filmmakers and film lovers.  Films are also one of the most effective tools in generating wonderment and flights of fancy.  For … Continue reading

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