Posts by Jon

6.29.2009 By Jon
Forbidden Lie$ is the film equivalent of a thinking-person's beach book . . . it's smart, thoroughly entertaining and once you're hooked, almost impossible to put down. The film tells the story of author Norma Khouri who's first book, Forbidden Love, about the supposed honor killing of a childhood friend in Jordan, was a runaway success that sold over 250,000 copies worldwide. But after an... MORE
6.11.2009 By Jon
When Old Town, Maine native, Aron Gaudet finished his first feature film, The Way We Get By, his work was only half done. Gaudet (and filmmaking partner Gita Pullapilly) have crafted a gem of a film that's been picking up awards at festivals around the country (SXSW, Full Frame, Cleveland . . .) but when your subjects are senior citizens and US troops returning from Iraq, you face a certain... MORE
5.11.2009 By Jon
Joe and Nick, curators of the Found Footage Festival, return to SPACE this Friday, May 15th with a whole different batch of off-the-hook found videos that will melt your face with laughter. Here's a preview: