IFFBoston ’13 Review: Persistence of Vision

One thing you have to give Richard Williams- he’s a persistent guy. An award- winning animator, best known for his short films and credit title sequences for other films, in 1964, Williams undertook what was to be his life’s work- a feature-length animated film titled “The Thief and the Cobbler.” Well, that wasn’t the original …

IFFBoston ’13 Review: 99% Occupy Wall Street

The Occupy Wall Street movement was a fascinating event in our recent history, and was covered extensively by the media. In the documentary “99% – The Occupy Wall Street Collaborative Film,” filmmakers Aairon Aites, Audrey Ewell, Nina Krstic, and Lucian Read, set out to tell the story that wasn’t covered by news outlets, showing the movement …

Video of the Week: Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry Q&A – IFFBoston 2012

We’re getting excited about IFFBoston 2013, and a slew of Q&A’s from last years Festival have just come out. This weeks video of the week is a Q & A with the director of “Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry,” Alison Klaymen. “Ai Weiwei” is an incredible documentary about the controversial contemporary Chinese artist, Ai Weiwei. Best known …