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Jess Chats with Director Laura Bialis

Interview with Rock in the Red Zone Director Laura Bialis

Interview by Contributing Editor Jessica E. Perry

Check out Jessica’s review of Rock in the Red Zone over at The Hot Pink Pen 

JEP: What was your original inspiration for the film, where did it all start?

 Well, I had been to Israel before and I had made another film that I had shot part of there…There’s something wonderful about Israeli culture and I would come back to LA sometimes [and] would get weird faces from people saying, “Oh what are you doing there?”… read more.


AMPAS ’16: 60 Eligible Films

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences just announced the list of 305 feature films which are eligible for Academy Award consideration in 2016. All told, 60 of the films on this list were either written and/or directed by female filmmakers. That’s roughly 20%.

And although you probably have not seen or heard of all 60 films, we have!… read more.