Film & Movies

German Suspense Thriller Screens At Palm Springs Film Festival

German Suspense Thriller Screens At Palm Springs Film Festival

When spy or suspense thrillers from Germany are released these days, comparisons, no matter how odious, are inevitable.  Germany’s Oscar Winning 2011 Best Foreign Language film “The Lives of Others” is the gold standard when it comes to judging life as it was lived in the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) before the fall of […]

Powerful Holocaust Survivor Documentary On Screen At Palm Springs International Film Festival

Powerful Holocaust Survivor Documentary On Screen At Palm Springs International Film Festival

The documentary film can be a powerful tool in the hands of a skilled filmmaker.  The genre has been with us for decades beginning with Robert Flaherty’s silent 1922 documentary “Nanook of the North”.  Flaherty’s film opened the floodgates of a new and arresting way to tell a story, and the genre has never looked […]

Palm Springs International Film Festival Begins

Palm Springs International Film Festival Begins

The 24th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF) kicked off its eleven-day festival of films on Thursday, January 3, 2013.  More than 180 films from over sixty countries will screen at the prestigious festival – the third largest film festival in North America; and it’s all happening right here in America’s favorite getaway playground […]

Rancho Mirage celebrates Palm Springs Festival

Rancho Mirage celebrates Palm Springs Festival

Helene Galen, Festival Vice Chair, and Jamie Kabler held a Pre-Palm Springs International Film Festival Party to celebrate the PSIFF at a private residence in Rancho Mirage. Over 350 guests filled this beautiful home and its patio. The patio was covered with a huge heated tent. Swimmers floated in the pool while guests enjoyed drinks […]

4th annual Wounded Warrior Project Golf Tournament at Fantasy Springs Resort Spa

4th annual Wounded Warrior Project Golf Tournament at Fantasy Springs Resort Spa

Fred “the Hammer” Williamson held his 4th annual Wounded Warrior Project Golf Tournament at Fantasy Springs Resort Spa Eagle Falls Golf Course on Sat. Jan. 5th. Many have seen Williamson on Television as the spokesperson for Wounded Warrior Project that helps our wounded servicemen from Iraq and Pakistan and their families. This group is different […]

Variety Brunch in Palm Springs

Variety Brunch in Palm Springs

The Variety Indie Impact Brunch was held at the Parker Hotel in Palm Springs on Sunday Jan. 6th. The event was sponsored by Mercedes Benz at the Palm Springs International Film Festival. The 10 directors to watch were presented awards and walked a Red Carpet and gave interviews for the media. The honoree for the […]