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Loss & Other Cosmic Mysteries

Loss & Other Cosmic Mysteries

ASCENSION frames mental illness as a dark and sinister force from the stars. It makes the behavior understandable on some level. The person you know and love isn’t doing these terrible things. It’s that dark entity. That thing.

CONGRATULATIONS! YOU HAVE BEEN PRE-APPROVED!

CONGRATULATIONS! YOU HAVE BEEN PRE-APPROVED!

Are you tired of sitting in lecture halls, listening to a long-winded ancient professor drone on and on about who knows what? Does a boring, old-fashioned classroom education not fit into your busy on-the-go lifestyle? EduTech agrees!

Talkin' Female Film Programmer Blues

Talkin' Female Film Programmer Blues

...But I am not “asking for it” by way of an earnest talk; do not assume my professional interest is a romantic one.  I'm here to program films and represent my festival, a job that I'm quite good at and would love to tell you about.

SciFi Scores: The Sound of Other Worlds

SciFi Scores: The Sound of Other Worlds

In a SciFi film, every detail becomes part of the atmosphere creating this previously unknown place.  Maybe its an alien world, like in James Horner’s score for Aliens, maybe its a new understanding of ourself like in Shane Carruth’s own score for Primer, but in a SciFi film, when the director is asking the audience to take a leap of faith with them into some mysterious territory, score must do much more than just be an audible backdrop for the dialogue.