Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Dinosaurs, Animation, Activism and More at the Third Annual Pittsburgh Humanities Festival

The Pittsburgh Humanities Festival comes back for its third year, hosted by the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust and the Humanities Center of Carnegie Mellon University....

5 Facts about the 5Point Film Festival

For those who prefer being outdoors, we have the film festival for you (but warning: It will require you to be indoors). The 5...

Local Film Round-Up: CCAC Film Certification Screening and Julie Sokolow’s Woman On Fire On...

Video is part of our everyday lives. Social media feeds are stacked with music videos, news briefs, Kickstarter video pitches, and sketches from late...

#LOCALartIS Alexandra Youssef

Alexandra “Xandra” Youssef is a driven up-and-coming screenwriter in Pittsburgh, who sat down with us to talk about her creative background, current projects and...

The Silence of the Lambs: Cannibalism, Serial Killers, and Great Editing

Written By David Bernabo The Silence of the Lambs is a film about duels. Well, yes, it’s also a film about cannibalism, political kidnapping, skin...

Emmai Alaquiva and his 2017 Emmy nominated film “Ghetto Steps”

Emmai Alaquiva is known around Pittsburgh for his award winning work in the community and in the media.  One of his latest productions was...

Film Fridays: “Ingrid Goes West” at the Southside

Formerly Movie Mondays, LOCAL invites you to check out Film Fridays, a weekly write-up on a new movie playing over the weekend. Social media is weird....

Movie Mondays: Pittsburgh Restaurant Week with the Filmmakers

If there's one thing that there's no shortage of in Pittsburgh, it's restaurants. The city is has hundreds of eateries and dining locations for...

Movie Mondays: “The Little Hours” at The Hollywood

Nuns and comedy is a tried-and-trued combination, going together as well as peanut butter and banana. Well, maybe not, but the success of musicals...

Movie Mondays: The Pittsburgh Children’s Film Festival

Not every film festival is meant to showcase foreign flicks or indie hits. Sometimes, it's more mundane and mainstream- not a bad thing at...

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