INK is the directorial debut from Toronto’s Ashlea Wessel. Wessel is no stranger to being behind the camera as she is a renowned and highly sought out photographer. I was familiar with her work prior to INK and that is what initially got me excited about the film. I have
As a fan of all things serial killer I was intrigued by the synopsis of this short film. It’s a take on the “hunter becomes the hunted” tale which if executed well can create great tension and draw out some really strong performances. Building tension is tough to do in
I recently had the opportunity to screen Robin Rippmann’s short film PORCELAIN STARE, which comes to us all the way from Switzerland. I will be the first to admit that I have seen thousands upon thousands of horror films, and this is probably the first Swiss horror film I’ve seen.
GHOST STORIES is the latest addition to the ever popular anthology sub-genre. The format for this type of film is comprised of a few short films, sometimes with a common thread (0r not), segmented by a wraparound portion that acts as the intro, chapter dividers and the conclusion. Sometimes the
The Boston Underground Film Festival has just wrapped on its 2018 season, and for the past 20 years or so, it’s been bringing some of the most underrated and obscure films to the public eye. Each year, the programming continues to get stronger and 2018 is no different. This year,