Iseman thankful that Wedlocked now a hilarious ‘historical’ comedy

Wedlocked was one of the films in the LGBT short stack that screened last week at The Secret Theatre as part of the Queens World Film Festival. Here is a quick blurb about the film: Set before the SCOTUS ruling of June 2015, Wedlocked is a farcical comedy taking on the ridiculous laws that governed […]
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Queens World Film Festival returns to LICArts Open

The Queens World Film Festival will be a part of LICArts Open from May 14 to 16. Screenings will begin at The Local at 13-2 44th Avenue on May 14 at 6: 30 p.m. in Court Square and seven films will be screened. Here’s more information from the release:1 The LICArts Open launches its fourth consecutive […]
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Queens World Film Festival: Killer producer sees disconnect in iPhone era

Are we not making real human connections in the smartphone era? That’s the question that director Michael Turney asks in his short Killer, which screened at the Queens World Film Festival on Friday night at the Secret Theater in Court Square.1 The plot centers around David, who struggles to break the monotony of his everyday […]
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Queens World Film Festival: Perfect Day producers explore senseless tragedy

Perfect Day producer Derrick L. Sanders wanted to make sense of a tragic death of a high school student in creating his short, he said at the screening of his film at the Queens World Film Festival on Friday evening at the Secret Theater. Sanders’ film centers around the story of Derrion Albert, a high school […]
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Queens World Film Festival: Q&A with director Micah Fink on The Abominable Crime

Director Micah Fink takes an in-depth look into the cultural struggle over sexuality in Jamaica in an eye-opening documentary called The Abominable Crime.1 The film was featured at the Queens World Film Festival at the Secret Theater on Thursday night and Fink had 15 minutes of Q&A with the audience after the screening. Before we […]
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