Faults When: August 3 Where: DVD/VOD Director: Riley Stearns Starring: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Leland Orser Why We’re Excited: Riley Stearns’ debut feature is just the kind of oddball indie that cinephiles looking for something out of the ordinary will appreciate. In this funny drama that’s […]

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When they met at the Sundance Directing Lab in 1998, neither Rodrigo Garcia nor Gina Prince-Bythwood had much experience working with actors. “Directing the actors, I think, is one of the great mysteries,” said Bythewood, “Especially when it’s your first film.” But at the lab […]

When representatives from United Nations approached Film Independent looking for documentary films representing lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex perspectives for their Free and Equal Global Campaign, the decision to help wasn’t a difficult one. Film Independent President Josh Welsh saw the program’s mission as […]

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