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July 2013

Terms and Conditions May Apply

By Lia Russell Is privacy dead? Documentary filmmaker Cullen Hobeck poses this question in Terms and Conditions May Apply, a new documentary film in which he explores how [...]

July 28, 2013

“Hannah Arendt”

By Ron Merk I will admit right away that this was a very difficult film to review. There’s no question that the story of Hannah Arendt, and how she went to Israel to [...]

July 28, 2013

San Francisco Movie Bears

By Ron Merk The is a rave… with no qualifiers. There’s a great group of guys, mostly furry and definitely friendly, who call themselves The San Francisco Movie [...]

July 28, 2013

The PC Police Are Back At Work

By Ron Merk A “furor” has recently arisen over the hiring by NBC on a non-paraplegic actor, Blair Underwood, to step into the role of “Ironside,” previously played by [...]

July 28, 2013

Right or Wrong!

A Rant by Ron Merk This has nothing to do with film, certainly at first glance. But trust me, I’ll get to that! This piece is ostensibly about the breakdown of the [...]

July 28, 2013

Franco, My Dear, I Don’t Give a Damn

By Ron Merk It would appear that crowd-funding will soon by the sole province of the in-crowd from Hollywood. Yet another star is out there looking to get funding for a [...]

July 28, 2013

Drama + Draft Beer and Pizza

By Ron Merk I recently read an article about Alamo Draft House and their expansion plans. While food and cinema is not a new concept (we’ve had concessions for most of [...]

July 28, 2013

Preservation Project Partnerships

By Ron Merk While I may be preaching to the choir at Indieplex, I think it’s important to reach out to our colleagues in in the film community with an idea that I think [...]

July 28, 2013

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