Casey Affleck predicts "huge upswing" in quality of independent cinema

Casey Affleck predicts

The filmmaker was in town with his sophomore feature ’Light Of My Life’.

Oscar-winning Us actor and filmmaker Casey Affleck has predicted a “huge upswing” in the quality of independent film in the near future thanks to a new generation of content creators, in a discussion at Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (Kviff) on Sunday June 30.

Despite noting that “there have been better times” than the past 10 years in the independent sector, Affleck said, “the new wave of filmmakers who are now 18, 19, 20 – those kids are making great stuff, and there’s going to be a huge upswing.”

“We’re going

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