08th Feb2019

‘Island Zero: Directors Cut’ Review

by Alain Elliott

Stars: Laila Robins, Adam Wade McLaughlin, Teri Reeves, Matthew Wilkas, Elaine Landry, Anabel Graetz, Richard Sewell, Stephanie Atkinson, Joanna Clarke, Kelly McAndrew, Thomas Ian Campbell, Anna Gravél, Robin Jones | Written by Tess Gerritsen | Directed by Josh Gerritsen [NOTE: Island Zero has been re-released to streaming platforms and DVD in a new “directors cut” […]

09th May2018

Author Tess Gerritsen turns to terror with ‘Island Zero’

by Phil Wheat

Tess Gerritsen, author of the Rizzoli and Isles series of novels (later turned into a TV show of the same name) has turned her hand to terror, writing the script for Island Zero, which stars Laila Robins (Planes, Trains, and Automobiles), Adam Wade McLaughlin (Showtime’s Billions), Teri Reeves (ABC’s Once Upon A Time), and Matthew […]

05th Apr2013

First Time Fest – Closing Night Ceremony Report

by Catherina Gioino

The final installment of the First Time Fest… The First Time Fest’s closing night was held on March 4th. Hosted by Academy Award winner Ellen Burstyn (The Exorcist), the Players Club lit up with flashes of cameras and smiles of the first time filmmakers anxiously awaiting whose film will win the grand prize- the chance […]

16th Mar2013

First Time Fest – Supporting New Filmmakers and Honouring Esteemed Directors

by Catherina Gioino

The First Time Fest was created by Johanna Bennett and Mandy Ward as a way to showcase new upcoming filmmakers and their works, and to get them a head start in their industry. The festival occurred on March 1st to 4th at The Players Club in New York, which was a club started by some well-known writers […]