Daily | Eddie Rouse, 1954 – 2014

"Eddie Rouse, a versatile character actor who stood out in such films as American Gangster, The Number 23 and Pandorum, has died." Mike Barnes for the Hollywood Reporter: "Rouse starred as a Sammy ...

Daily | Eddie Rouse, 1954 – 2014

"Eddie Rouse, a versatile character actor who stood out in such films as American Gangster, The Number 23 and Pandorum, has died." Mike Barnes for the Hollywood Reporter: "Rouse starred as a Sammy ...

5th Annual Mile High Horror Film Festival 2014 review

by Miss E. MoreHorror.com Mile High Horror Film Festival www.mhhff.com Oct. 9-12, 2014 Littleton, Colorado The 5th Annual Mile High Horror Film Festival was a twisted cornucopia of live ...

Telluride: Fandor Acquires Sci-Fi Short ‘The Sand Storm’ Starring Ai Weiwei

Exclusive: Indie film subcription service Fandor has acquired sci-fi short film The Sand Storm ahead of its Telluride debut this weekend, and has set a day and date release coinciding with its world ...

Movies This Week: July 11-17, 2014

The Austin Film Society is kicking off the weekend with another Free Member Friday event. Tonight, Afs Members can enjoy a program of short films at the Marchesa for free, including Kat Candler's ...

Rooftop Films Announces the 2014 Summer Series Short Films Lineup

Rooftop Films Announces the 2014 Summer Series Short Films Lineup Rooftop Films' 18th season has arrived, returning with a summer program featuring over 120 shorts. Throughout the season, the series showings will span different dates, locations, and over a dozen ...

Texas at SXSW 2014: Toby Halbrooks, 'Dig'

Two Texas-based short films that were in competition at Sundance 2014 are making their Texas debuts at the SXSW Film Festival: writer/director Todd Rohal's Rat Pack Rat and Dig, by Dallas-based ...

Ready, Set, Fund: Pre-sxsw Film Crowdfunding Updates

Ready, Set, Fund is a column about crowdfunding and fundraising endeavors related to Austin and Texas independent film projects. Several local film projects that ran successful crowdfunding campaigns ...

Submit Your Short to the Afs ShortCase at SXSW

Austin Film Society (Afs) members who are filmmakers have the opportunity to submit their short films to screen during the SXSW Film Festival as part of ShortCase, this year's Afs Community Screening. ...

YouTube at Sundance

YouTube’s importance at Sundance grows every year. This year, they held free workshops on how to maximize your use of YouTube. Here is the latest schedule of YouTube on Main Street events and press ...

Slackery News Tidbits: January 27, 2013

Here's the latest Austin and Texas film news. Austin-based indie electronica band The Octopus Project won the U.S. Dramatic Special Jury Award for Musical Score at this year's Sundance Film Festival ...

Love.Love.Love. wins Special Jury award at Sundance

Love.Love.Love, a short documentary directed by Ftii student Sandhya Daisy Sundaram, won the Short Film Special Jury award for non-fiction at the ongoing Sundance Film Festival. Set against the ...

Sundance Shorts: Rat Pack Rat Review

Director: Todd Rohal. Starring: Eddie Rouse, Steve Little, Margie Beegle. Synopsis: A Sammy Davis, Jr. impersonator is hired via Craigslist to perform for a boy’s birthday party. However, the boy is ...

Saturday Shorts: ‘Rat Pack Rat’, premiering at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival

Today’s film is the 2014 short Rat Pack Rat. The film stars Margie Beegle, Steve Little, and Eddie Rouse, and is written and directed by Todd Rohal. Rohal has made a number of short films and three ...

Watch Texas Shorts at Sundance 2014 ... at Home

You don't have to travel to Park City to enjoy great content from the 30th annual Sundance Film Festival. YouTube is offering quite a bit of content for film fans to view online via the Sundance Film ...

Fandor to Debut Sundance Short 'Rat Pack Rat' and Is Looking to Acquire at Sundance

Fandor to Debut Sundance Short 'Rat Pack Rat' and Is Looking to Acquire at Sundance Since its launch in 2011, Fandor has pegged itself as a cross between Netflix and Sundance. So it makes sense that the indie film streaming site, which recently hired indie film guru Ted Hope as its ...