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New Ways of Seeing: The Benefits of Gusbandry

From Ben Popp, Filmmaker Services Manager The Benefits of Gusbandry Director: Alicia J Rose, U.S. Seasons 1&2 Available on Amazon Prime Let yourself fondly remember the days of pre-social distancing in Portland filmmaker Alicia J. Rose’s comedic series The Benefits of Gusbandry. After her debaucherous 40th birthday party Jackie (Brooke Totman) meets younger River (Kurt…  Read more

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New Ways of Seeing: Grand Bizarre

From Ben Popp, Filmmaker Services Manager Grand Bizarre Director: Jodi Mack, U.S. – 13 Available on MUBI (get a free three-month trial with link) Filmmaker Jodi Mack’s travelogue film utilizes the animation concept known as “Replacement Animation” in which at every frame, or every other, depending on motive, a new image is put in front…  Read more

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New Ways of Seeing: I, Apostate 

From Ben Popp, Filmmaker Services Manager I, Apostate Director: Jeremy Moss Available for free on the filmmaker’s Vimeo Page Filmmaker Jeremy Moss was born and raised in Utah under the religious umbrella of Mormonism. Now living in Pennsylvania where he teaches film at Franklin & Marshall College, Moss created an experimental documentary tracing his family’s own path…  Read more

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New Ways of Seeing: Climax

From Ben Popp, Filmmaker Services Manager Climax dir. Gaspar Noé, France, 2018 Streaming on Amazon Prime The climax in any story is the point at which everything comes to a heightened point before cresting downwards into resolution. What might it look like then to tell a story riding the climax, or in which a gradual…  Read more