Georgia film fest taps Jacksonville’s Jared Rush for social director

Jared Rush (center), president and creator of Open Door Jax, with Crazy Daysies Rebecca Day (left) and Jennifer Day Thompson (right).
Jared Rush (center), with Crazy Daysies Rebecca Day (left) and Jennifer Day Thompson (right). (Photo used with permission)

Jared Rush, with Third Man Entertainment, is on the road (and in the air) a lot these days as he travels to places on behalf of an industry that’s a perfect fit for him. Rush is a familiar when it comes to local arts of any kind, from music to film to visual art.

Now the Mosaic Film Festival has tapped the Jacksonville native for social director ahead of the 2019 event. Continue reading “Georgia film fest taps Jacksonville’s Jared Rush for social director”

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”

Florida Filmmaker capitalizes on real life for reel life in psycho thriller

On the set of the film 'I Am Going to Kill Someone This Friday'; used with permission.
On the set of the film ‘I Am Going to Kill Someone This Friday’; used with permission.

If you’re a filmmaker about to wrap a project, and a real life event perfect for your shoot drops in your lap, what’s not to like? That’s what happened with Durden Godfrey’s latest work, ‘I Am Going To Kill Someone This Friday.’  Continue reading “Florida Filmmaker capitalizes on real life for reel life in psycho thriller”

Jax filmmakers unveil new trailer, merch for ‘I Am Going to Kill Someone This Friday’

'I am going to kill...' film trailer
A trailer for the film ‘I Am Going to Kill Someone This Friday’ was unveiled at the Friday the 13th Studio Party for Wonderland Jax.

It takes fierce determination to bring a script to the big screen. It appears supporters of a new film produced in Jacksonville have lots of it. Jared Rush, producer of the psychological thriller I Am Going to Kill Someone This Friday, shared news about the film’s progress on his Facebook page recently.

As news breaks on the film’s progress and debut, we’ll continue to provide updates about a work that is quirky like Hitchcock and surprising like KubrickContinue reading “Jax filmmakers unveil new trailer, merch for ‘I Am Going to Kill Someone This Friday’”

Jax filmmakers go Hitchcock as thriller begins production

Going to Kill Someone film poster
Poster image courtesy of filmmakers

A team of filmmakers in Jacksonville has begun production on a psychological thriller described as being inspired by the likes of Alfred Hitchcock and Stanley Kubrick.

The film titled I Am Going to Kill Someone this Friday explores the psyche of a seemingly “normal” man named Robert Partridge.

Yet Partridge is anything but normal.  Continue reading “Jax filmmakers go Hitchcock as thriller begins production”