Thursday, December 12, 2019

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...

Movie Mondays: Fact and Fiction with Pittsburgh Filmmakers

It's always an adventure when one looks at the schedule of the Pittsburgh Filmmakers. Some weeks, there will be recent indie films. Other times,...

Movie Mondays: 48 Hour Film Projects at The Oaks

What can you get done in 48 hours? A fair bit, most likely- several household duties, assignments for work, and still time to sleep...

Soup is good food, and my rainy day, cold weather obsession

When it gets cold, I think soup! It becomes a bit of an obsession. When roving around the city and suburbs I start to...

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