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Stretching out the film reel, we showcase everything from the most beautiful, independent short films to the most inspiring, top end feature films and stop motion animations. We dig and dive for the hottest upcoming film talents, the tastiest cinematography and the most bizarre story lines.

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Bart the bear: just your average 1,300 pound teddy bear

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Film on Thursday 30 January 2014

So you’ve gone skydiving and mountain trekking? So what! You’re not a badass until you’ve had a 1,000-pound bear put his teeth around your skull…and lived to tell the tale! Meet Bart the Bear and his trainer Doug Seus, a dynamic duo if ever there was one. Seus has been training bears for 40 years […]

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The most accurate psychopaths in cinema

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Film on Thursday 23 January 2014

While we may all believe that a psychopath wears a hockey mask and wields a chainsaw or a machete, the Journal of Forensic Sciences believe that a person diagnosed with ‘psychopathy’, lacks empathy, has little remorse, and is impulsive and manipulative.

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Divorce Corp: a documentary about the heavy costs of divorce in America

Denimu Contributor

By Denimu in New Film on Friday 10 January 2014

This new documentary promises to be shocking exposé of the inner workings of the $50 billion a year American family law industry, Divorce Corp shines a bright light on the appalling waste, and shameless collusive practices seen daily in family courts. Narrated by Dr. Drew and Directed by Joseph Sorge the documentary may make one […]

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Slow TV televises knitting, train journeys, wood burning in real time

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Film on Monday 16 December 2013

We’re used to action packed TV shows, where editing takes care of the sometimes boring and nonessential parts of a program. But in Norway it’s another story. Enter Slow TV, a phenomenon that’s catching on and gaining huge popularity in the country. So, what is Slow TV? It’s just how you might imagine it. It […]

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The Domino Project by Dan Saunders and Paul Surely

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Film on Saturday 14 December 2013

The Domino Project is a new film initiative by Dan Saunders, creative director at Sapient Nitro U.K. and his colleague Paul Surety. The aim of this project is “to create a globally connected experience by making 28 short films by 28 writer/directors and/or writer/director teams, each representing one domino in a full set.” The rules […]

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Behind-the-scenes photos from cult films that will spoil the movie for you

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Film on Thursday 28 November 2013

Cracked recently had their readers submit the best behind-the-scenes movie shots that ruined their memory of these movie for good, and out of the pool, we’ve found a few favorites — such as the one of the Hannibal-Lectored Dennis Hopper getting fed some french fries through his muzzled mask. Ha! Finally, no more jitters when […]

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It’s Still A Wonderful Life: classic movie to have sequel

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Film on Monday 25 November 2013

Well at least it isn’t a remake. We all know how those go. More than 65 years after the film’s release, It’s a Wonderful Life is getting a sequel. Star Partners and Hummingbird Productions are collaborating on It’s a Wonderful Life: The Rest of the Story and aiming for the film’s release in the 2015 […]

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Indonesia’s elderly death squad members play themselves in documentary

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Film on Tuesday 12 November 2013

Joshua Oppenheimer’s latest documentary, The Act of Killing, shows just what happened in Indonesia during 1965 as ‘small-time gangsters who sold movie theatre tickets on the black market’ became death squad leaders, helping to kill more than 1 million people in less than a year. Today, these death squad leaders have become role models for […]

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Michel Gondry doodles an entire film from Chomsky’s conversations with him

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Film on Monday 11 November 2013

Ooh, the inimitable Michel Gondry. The French filmmaker’s The Man Who Is Tall Heavy?, a documentary on linguist and political commentator Noam Chomsky, will be out in US theaters on Nov 22. The trailer shows Gondry animating his conversations with Chomsky in his characteristically DIY offbeat style. Already looks unmissable.

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Jan Svankmejer’s surrealistic vision of Alice in Wonderland

Kate McCarthy Reader Find

By Kate McCarthy in New Film on Friday 8 November 2013

Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland always was a bit creepy, but Jan Svankmeyer takes it to sublime Victorian pop up book and Punch and Judy beautiful creepy. With Faust (1995), it seems as if Svankmejer’s editorial assistant on the production might actually have been Satan.

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A Way We Go: Isenseven’s epic new snowboard film

Sarah Eisenlohr Reader Find

By Sarah Eisenlohr in New Film on Tuesday 5 November 2013

Isenseven has made some of my favorite snowboard films. They keep getting better each year. So I’m stoked to see that their newest production, A Way We Go, seems the best yet. The German company creates their films with an artistic quality and beautifully shot cinematography. And they’ve brought together some super talented snowboarders. This […]

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May the bloopers be with you: Original Star Wars gag reel uncovered

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Film on Thursday 31 October 2013

We’ve all watched the Star Wars movies over the years so it’s bound to give us goose bumps when it’s announce that a never-before-seen bloopers reel is out on the world wide web. Take a look at this two-and-a-half-minute montage of bloopers unearthed by Lucasfilm editor and author J.W. Rinzler. It was discovered while Rinzler […]

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Ghost Burger: a claymation horror film

Jake Sheridan Contributor

By Jake Sheridan in New Film, Video on Friday 25 October 2013

Ghost Burger. There’s two words you didn’t think would be used in the same sentence. Ghost Burger is a 20 minute claymation horror film by writer/director Lee Hardcastle. But this is not Wallace and Gromit, this is a gore tour de force. A plasticine splatter scene. A nightmare in stop motion. Being clay, there’s something […]

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Ballpit: an experimental animated film by Kyle Mowat

Andy Martin Reader Find

By Andy Martin in New Film on Tuesday 22 October 2013

Some animations really hit you from left field, Ballpit is one of those. This experimental film was made by Kyle Mowat as his thesis while studying animation at Sheridan Collage. It’s unlike any other animation short I’ve seen and is being shown at various animation festivals, picking up awards as it goes along.

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Wadjda: the first full-length film to be shot in Saudi Arabia

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Film on Monday 21 October 2013

Saudi Arabia’s very first full-length film is at a cinema near you and it’s directed by Haifaa al-Mansour, one of Saudi Arabia’s best known (and most controversial) female filmmakers. The premise is deep: it ‘tells the story of a defiant 10-year-old pushing back against the social expectations that define her life as a young Saudi […]

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