Code 8 is a movie that takes place in a world where 4% of the population is born with supernatural abilities. Unfortunately, not all of them can be billionaires, which causes increase conflict with a militarized police force. The short film to promote the feature film has been released, as the duo raise money for the feature.
Looks like the outcry against the Academy Awards for being #OscarsSoWhite once again this year will be leading to changes.
Here’s a weird little short film. Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Anne Hathaway are supers battling one another for the big win. More interesting is the side story of the sidekicks who are trying to figure out their places in the universe.
If you haven’t checked out Vimeo, it is a candy store of fantastic movies and videos that are much easier to find than weeding through everything on YouTube (though to be fair if you subscribe to MajorSpoilersVideo you’ll never have to worry about crap). Anyway… Kristina Yee has put together a fantastic animated musical about E. Lilian Todd, the first woman in the world to build and design an airplane.
The George Miller in your face high octane non-stop chase flick, Mad Max: Fury Road opened this weekend, and though it didn’t beat Pitch Perfect 2 in ticket sales, it still has everyone talking. It’s been 45 years since the collapse of civilization, and resources such as water, food and oil are scarce. Survivors cling to life at the Citadel, a fortress controlled by the tyrannical Immortan Joe. When Imperator Furiosa (Charlize Theron) leads a band of rebels on a daring escape through the Wasteland, she forges an alliance with haunted loner Max Rockatansky (Tom Hardy). Together, they embark on
Brought on by the $2 million campaign to make Super Troopers 2, we discuss if celebrities should be looking to fans to help create their next film, what Broken Lizard gets right with their rewards, and what the future may hold.
Fan films have been jumping up and then getting taken down on the Internet over the last week, so it’s time we dive into the murky legal waters of fan films on Zach on Film! Don’t miss the conversation with Jason Inman!
How involved should creators be when their work is adapted for a new medium? Can we cut it out with the hosts already and let award winners give the speeches they want to give? Those topics and your comments all on this episode!