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TREAT THEM TO A FUTURE

Snack Williams and Nibbles Williams have an important message about their charity. Starring Ryan Ben and Adam Schreck Written by Ryan Ben and Adam Schreck Shot, Edited and Directed by Jon Silver Executive Producers Jon Silver and Zack Fishman Copyright 2018 ShowPup Productions

“The Civil Hoax: Civil War Deniers” Premieres in Chicago

After nearly 2 years of production, our first feature film is premiering May 5 in Chicago. This has been a very long, but enjoyable process and I am excited to share the film. Joey Gartner and I came up with the idea for the movie after seeing several mind-blowing documentaries, which changed our perspectives on […]

Cannes’ Case Against Netflix is Pretty Weak

Image courtesy of france-amerique.com By Hank Strickler In 2017, audiences at the Cannes Film Festival booed several Netflix films when the streaming giant’s logo appeared on screen. The crowd reaction was in response to Netflix’s decision to circumvent a theatrical run and release their films “direct-to-platform.” Well-known for being defensive of their cinemas, French audiences […]

HANDYMEN EP. 3 – “THE WINDOW”

Rob has trouble with a window. Staring: Rob Grabowski and Ryan Ben Created by: Rob Grabowski Ryan Ben Avery Lee Bobby Richards Jon Silver Directed by: Jon Silver Edited by: Jon Silver Music by: Eric Braband Executive Producers: Jon Silver and Zack Fishman

HOW TO GET ‘PROGRAMMED’ – TIPS ON ENTERING A FILM FESTIVAL

By Hank Strickler Since the advent of film festivals, numerous aspiring moviemakers have labored to win the favor of festival judges across the world. Most of the time, their attempts end in disappointment. While an avalanche of advice is available for people willing to ask around, unfortunately it’s often contradictory. Like anyone trying to break […]