Category: film

SIFF Film Review: The Night Stalker

As a person who has seen a great many serial killer films, I appreciate that this has great acting, dialogue, and doesn’t look like crap. The casting was very well done, especially in looks and matching the different aged actors with their counterparts. With that said, I do think it relies on sitting in a…


Tips for Working on Film Sets from Outside the Film Industry

I have only worked on a few feature films but have made countless short films at various levels. While on set last night as a Production Assistant, I realized that even though I don’t have a lot of feature film experience or experience in certain tech departments, my experiences as an equestrian and sideshow performer…


Kino reviews: Bonebat Comedy of Horrors Film Festival

The Bonebat┬áComedy of Horrors Film Festival is a festival in Seattle put on by Steve and Gord of The Bonebat Show podcast. It is an annual event funded through Kickstarter every year. The event is put on at Central Cinema, a cute venue that loves to showcase cult films with dinner. The venue itself is…


Neato Kino rocks… again!

Neato Kino Films did it again! We participated in the 48 Hour Film Horror Project in October. For the most part, it was a pretty smooth weekend, yet again. I met with our trusted editor at LeftJet Studios for the kick off event. After the rules were presented, genres and elements were given. I pulled…


Film, it is.

With great disappointment and a heavy heart, I abruptly quit my job as a working student.  Things hadn’t been working out for a few weeks and I was intending to put in my two weeks and be professional, but events occurred that made me unable to continue working and living there.  I am incredibly disappointed…


Evil Dead (2013): The Film that Made Me Second Guess My Life

I’m normally wary of remakes, but something a friend of mine said within the past few months made me rethink my stance on remakes- specifically horror remakes.  It’s great to know that horror is alive and well.  So I excitedly went to see the new Evil Dead (albeit, on Bargain Tuesday, and just before it left…