Tribeca Film Festival: Identity in Flux

Here’s an interesting article from Variety writer, Peter Debruge, and his take on the direction the Tribeca Film Festival has taken over the years: “Compared to other sprocket operas of its size and stature, the Tribeca Film Festival is still an astonishingly young to-do. Founded in 2002, the event has only just entered its teens, and like […]

Tribeca Film Festival Focus: “5 to 7″

This is one of many pieces by photographer and writer Leslie Hassler about some of the finer films, filmmakers and talent in this year’s Tribeca Film Festival. 5 to 7 is the kind of romantic comedy that Hollywood has all but forgotten how to make: witty yet wise, both sophisticated and instantly accessible, and above […]

#TFF2014: Filmmaker, Andrew Disney’s On Directing

In an insightful post by TribecaFilm.com, Andrew Disney On ‘Intramural’, Test Audiences and Why Film School Matters, director Andrew Disney offers great advice to filmmakers everywhere.  Here are just a few snippets we thought were key when developing a career in the film industry: “I think it depends on what kind of films you’re making, […]

ARCoverage: Luminance – Guerilla Marketing for Photographers with Little-to-No Time

On September 26th & 27th, 2013 Photoshelter joined Photoville offering a series of Luminance talks.  On Friday CEO, Andrew Fingerman gave some great pointers to Photographers trying to make a name for themselves and stand out of the crowd in his “Guerilla Marketing for Photographers with Little-to-No Time” talk.  He recommended all photographers, novice to […]

ARCoverage: A Hands-On Experience @ Photoville

It has been great fun attending this year and even more so being able to share the festival with my fellow image-makers.  I certainly can’t wait to get back into the mix of it all tomorrow when the container doors open once again.  But just to make sure you don’t miss the full experience, here […]

ARCoverage: Documenting Communities Impacted by Gun Violence

On Saturday 21st of September I attended a talk on the topic of Documenting Communities Impacted by Gun Violence.  The talk was inspiring in that, here were a group of four individuals pooling their talents and resources to aid neighborhoods and families who would otherwise be left to their own devices when dealing with this […]

ARCoverage: Latin American Fotografía y Ilustración Uno

One of the first galleries that caught my eye at Photoville was Latin American Fotografía y Ilustración Uno.  From what I’ve seen of the festival so far it was the only gallery, I can recall, that actually had framed works; but more than that, they were very carefully curated.  There were many favorites in this […]

ARCoverage: Opening Day @ Photoville

It was my first time attending Photoville this year.  The “village of freight containers transformed into temporary exhibition spaces” first popped-up on Brooklyn’s waterfront in summer, 2012. At first glance it doesn’t look like much:  white metal containers, gravel, white tents, concrete blocks holding things down, wind-strewn vinyl signs and lots and lots of magnets.  Yet, […]