Bollywood star Irrfan Khan conquered Hollywood and my heart

This morning the first Tweet I saw on my timeline announced the passing of Bollywood star Irrfan Khan. Khan didn’t just conquer the film industry in his own country, he also conquered it in mine. He conquered my heart too. He also gave attention to indie filmmakers, noting the influence in today’s artistic sector. Continue reading “Bollywood star Irrfan Khan conquered Hollywood and my heart”

Jax film influencer does festival in Texas at site of Stonehenge II

Stonehenge II in Odessa, Texas; photo by Billy Hathorn
Stonehenge II, a replica of the original, found a home in Odessa, Texas. (Photo credit Billy Hathorn at en.wikipedia)

I had drinks with Jared Rush the night before he had to catch an early morning flight to Texas. Rush was invited to serve as vice president of the West Texas Film Festival in Odessa. As always, Jared was excited about meeting up with all the filmmakers, fans, and various creatives involved in indie filmmaking. What most don’t know is that in a city with approximately 116,000 residents, there is an opportunity to see Stonehenge II. Continue reading “Jax film influencer does festival in Texas at site of Stonehenge II”

Godfrey’s ‘Kill’ film heads for world tour

After viewing Durden Godfrey’s I Am Going to Kill Someone This Friday, I hoped those involved in promoting it would launch it to a wider audience. The premiere played to a sold-out crowd. Now there’s an encore in Jacksonville, and I highly recommend it. The Jax encore isn’t the only future this indie film has, though.  Continue reading “Godfrey’s ‘Kill’ film heads for world tour”

Sold out Jax premiere and reviews of film spark plans for US tour

Reviews have rolled in for an indie film produced by Durden Godfrey in Jacksonville. The overwhelmingly positive response is resulting in an opportunity for the indie film community in Jacksonville.  Continue reading “Sold out Jax premiere and reviews of film spark plans for US tour”

New thriller to debut in Jax: “Nobody will see the ending coming”

Indie film I Am Going To Kill Someone This Friday will screen for a limited audience in Jacksonville, Florida on August 9th, 2018. The screening is presented by The Jacksonville Film Festival. Based on pre-pubilicity statements, it looks like there will be a big ‘reveal’ in the film, and you won’t see it coming.  Continue reading “New thriller to debut in Jax: “Nobody will see the ending coming””