“Girls Who Smoke,” screening at the Garden State Film Festival, is a 15 minute short film adapted from Asbury Park resident Jenifer Hixson’s true story told live at The Moth in New York City and later heard on NPR’s “This American Life.” I spoke with Director and Producer, Tawny Foskett, about filming in Asbury Park […]
Next Thursday (March 22) begins a weekend-long celebration of creativity in film as the Garden State Film Festival launches its tenth year in Asbury Park. What was born, in 2002, from a chance encounter with film powerhouse Diane Raver and actor Robert Pastorelli has grown into a tradition that brings thousands of visitors into our […]
The organizers of the Garden State Film Fesival announce their call for entries, for the 10th Anniversary festival next year in March… A worldwide “Call for Entries” – including a new category of submissions – has been issued to independent filmmakers by The Garden State Film Festival. The 2012 Festival returns to the Paramount Theater, […]
What did Abraham Lincoln and Johnathan Larson, the playwright of the musical “Rent,” have in common? They both had Marfan Syndrome, according to a new documentary that will be screened at the film festival this weekend.
Judging from the passionate response to the documentary “Burzynski” – about a physician who many believe has found the cure to a variety of cancers and his amazing war with the government and FDA to bring the treatment to market – which screened at the Garden State Film Festival last week, it should have won […]
Screening Sunday (Mar. 28) at the 8th Annual Garden State Film Festival – always reliable for premiering thought-provoking cinema – is the controversial and compelling documentary “Burzynski,” the story of a physician and PhD biochemist who many believe has discovered the genetic mechanism to cure various human cancers. THE SITE THAT LOVES SPRINGTIME GUYS IN […]