Published by Aaron Weiss on Friday, April 5, 2013 - 12:00pm | 0 Comments
While all the other Florida film festivals try to get bigger and more elite, the Florida Film Festival focuses solely on the quality and diversity of its films. While the Gasparilla International Film Festival, which I covered two weeks ago had a world premiere of an action flick as the opening
Published by Aaron Weiss on Friday, April 5, 2013 - 10:00am | 0 Comments
One of the most recognizable faces and names in film journalism, Roger Ebert, has passed away on April 4th, 2013 at the age of 70. Ebert was a journalist at first and slid into the film critic spot at Chicago-Sun Times in the mid-sixties.
Published by Aaron Weiss on Monday, April 1, 2013 - 5:00am | 0 Comments
The 2013 Gasparilla International Film Festival has come and gone, and what is left is an indication that the festival is vying to be on the international stage and trump some of the veteran Florida festivals.
Published by Aaron Weiss on Monday, February 25, 2013 - 2:26pm | 0 Comments
The Oscars have come and gone again, and I nearly matched my score from last year. I got either a 70% or a 68.75% this year for my Oscar predictions; the two scores are based on how you choose to calculate the rare tie in the Sound Editing category. Regardless, I am rather proud of my score.
Published by Aaron Weiss on Monday, February 11, 2013 - 12:01pm | 0 Comments
The Short Film categories at the Oscars is usually the hardest categories to watch all of the nominees, despite it being a set of categories to watch that feature short films. Most of these films are difficult to find online, even in the days of YouTube and such.