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Nic LaRue

Nic LaRue is the owner of FilmSnobbery, is an advocate and passionate speaker for indie film, a film reviewer, and the host of the web broadcast series FilmSnobbery Live! Nic also offers his services as an independent film consultant whose passion is giving a voice to independent content creators.

FilmSnobbery Podcast – Episode 4

  Co-Host Devin Watson returns for another epic episode of The FilmSnobbery Podcast.  We get a little political in this show as we chat about how the current economic and political climate affect the flow of funding into independent film.  We also go a little mainstream chatting about the firing of Marvel director James Gunn […]

At Your Own Risk Trailer

AT YOUR OWN RISK – feature film Independent/Psychological Thriller Now available for Pre-Order and releasing exclusively on iTunes, October 9th, 2018.  Starring Alexandra Boylan, Helenna Santos and Jeff Schroeder.  Directed by John KD Graham.  Cinematography byRick Galli.  Written by Andrew Boylan.  Edited by Lex Benedict, Longlost Pictures.  Score by Sean Barrett. Pre-Order on iTunes NOW […]

FilmSnobbery Podcast – Episode 3

This week our co-host Devin Watson was away so we brought in a guest, Helenna Santos, to talk about her new film “At Your Own Risk”.  We also talk about work/life balance in the industry and the advantages of working in, and sometimes out of, Los Angeles. About Helenna Santos – Helenna Santos is an actor, writer, producer […]

Occult Feature “Soul To Keep” Announces World Premiere at Shriekfest

*** First ever open-captioned film presented at the festival ***   (Hollywood, CA) – October 5th, 2018. The anticipated supernatural horror film Soul To Keep, co-directed by David Allensworth and Monière, will have its world premiere at Shriekfest on Saturday October 6th in Hollywood. The Cast and Crew will be in attendance.   Shriekfest Film Festival Saturday, October 6th • 10:00pm Raleigh […]

Lez Bomb Trailer

Synopsis: From the executive producer of THERE’S SOMETHING ABOUT MARY comes a holiday comedy about a woman (Writer-Director Jenna Laurenzo) who comes home with life-changing news. As it turns out, there is no good time to drop the Lez Bomb. (197)

NVFF Announces Opening/Closing Films, Celebrity Tributes & More

Eighth Annual Napa Valley Film Festival Announces Film Line-Up, Special Events and Celebrity Tribute Honorees Festival to Open with Green Book, Close with Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind   Honorees Include Geena Davis, Laurence Fishburne, Rising Stars Taissa Farmiga, Billy Magnussen, Camila Mendes, Rosa Salazar, Tye Sheridan and Alexandra Shipp   Stephanie Courtney, Taran Killam, Laraine Newman, […]

Interview with Scriptapalooza’s Mark Andrushko

How has the screenwriting contest landscape changed over the last 20 years? It has changed dramatically. When we started in 1998, there were a few competitions that mattered and about 50 that didn’t. Now, they are still a few that matter and hundreds that don’t. I feel it’s difficult for new writers to navigate through […]

FilmSnobbery Podcast – Episode 2

  This week co-host Devin Watson and host Nic LaRue talk about some important deadlines happening in the industry over the month of October, some of the rules and regulations for Academy awards considerations for features, and talk about your relationship with your projectionist.  Tune in every Monday for episodes of The FilmSnobbery Podcast!   […]

Shriekfest Reveals its 2018 Official Trailer!

Shriekfest Film Festival OFFICIAL TRAILER: 48 FILMS * 4 DAYS/NIGHTS OCTOBER 4-7TH, 2018 (Los Angeles, CA) SHRIEKFEST INTERNATIONAL HORROR/SCI FI FILM FESTIVAL is thrilled to share the OFFICIAL TRAILER of the festival featuring clips from many of the selected films. The EIGHTEENTH annual horror film festival returns to Raleigh Studios Chaplin theatres from October 4-7th, 2018.  Festival Director Denise […]

Super Deluxe’s THE PASSAGE Wins at Fantastic Fest

Super Deluxe’s The Passage Wins at Fantastic Fest, the Film’s Fifth Festival Win Since Premiering at Sundance Fantastic Fest has awarded The Passage, Super Deluxe’s original modern-day silent comedy, with Best Picture in the Shorts with Legs category. The film is from creator and star Philip Burgers, the theatrically-trained clown also known as Dr. Brown, director Kitao Sakurai […]

NO EASY DAYS – Exclusively on Amazon Prime now

House of Cards meets White House Down in Amazon Prime’s new political action thriller No Easy Days, from the team behind dystopian vampire drama Age of The Living Dead and hit Brit hooligan franchise The Rise & Fall of a White Collar Hooligan. Amazon Prime are releasing the eight episode show exclusively in the UK and the USA, adding to their list […]

FilmSnobbery Podcast – Episode 1

This is the first episode of a FilmSnobbery Podcast that we’ve been able to get out to you folks in a while, so we figured we’d retcon the whole shebang and start back at episode number one.  Complete with a new co-host, filmmaker and author Devin Watson (Jerry Cavallaro is now considered out-of-canon in the […]