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Oxford Film Festival 2019 Interview with Wally Chung

Filmmaker/Animator Wally Chung chat with FilmSnobbery’s Nic LaRue about his one minute short film FUN MORE. He talks about packing an entire narrative into such a small space of time, his creative process, and his experiences on the festival circuit. FUN MORE Synopsis – A vignette about one’s task that overlap with another’s task; there […]

Oxford Film Festival 2019 Interview with Kevin O’Brien

FilmSnobbery’s Nic LaRue sits down with filmmaker Kevin O’Brien to speak about his new dramatic comedy AT THE END OF THE DAY. Kevin talks about blending the comedic and dramatic elements of his story, making sure the LGBTQ+ elements of the film ring true, and making a movie about sexuality that doesn’t have any sex […]

Oxford Film Festival 2019 Interview with Suzannah Herbert

Filmmaker Suzannah Herbert chat with FilmSnobbery’s Nic LaRue about her current documentary making it around the festival circuit, WRESTLE. They chat about crafting a story from a mountain of footage, filming in and around a school with the school’s approval and support, and how she and other filmmaker’s shouldn’t second guess their gut when they […]

Oxford Film Festival 2019 Interview with Skizz Cyzyk and Jen Talbert

Filmmaker Skyzz Cyzyk and his Producer Jen Talbert talk about their new documentary ICEPICK TO THE MOON about the musician Rev. Fred Lane. They talk about the process of making the movie, their rock star DIY approach to touring the film around the country, and what separates the good from bad when it comes to […]

Oxford Film Festival 2019 Interview with Nicholas Laviola

FilmSnobbery’s Nic LaRue and Director Nicholas Laviola chat about snake-handling preachers, Nicholas’s new film HOLY GHOST FIRE THE ECSTASY OF RANDY WOLFORD, and the almost supernatural draw that he had to make this movie. Nicholas also extols the virtues of being at the Oxford Film Festival in Oxford, MS because of his fondness for author […]

Oxford Film Festival 2019 Interview with Jordan Noel and Trisha Solyn

Nic LaRue chats with Filmmaker Jordan Noel and Cinematographer Trisha Solyn about their process making THIS WORLD ALONE. They talk about the challenges of filming in the middle of nowhere, on a tight schedule, and budget. They also talk about how making movies for them is about building family and community. CORRECTION: I would like […]

Oxford Film Festival 2019 Interview with Matteo and Elisabetta Zengaro

Interviewer Nic LaRue sits down with siblings Matteo and Elisabetta Zangaro to speak with them about their new film COACH WADE. Nic asks how it was collaborating together, what strengths each of them have when it comes to the filmmaking process, and what part of the Oxford Film Festival has been their favorite part so […]

Oxford Film Festival 2019 Interview with John Stimpson and Geoffrey Taylor

FilmSnobbery’s Nic LaRue sits down with Director John Stimpson and Co-Writer/Producer Geoffrey Taylor to talk about their new supernatural comedy GHOST LIGHT. They chat about filming in Massachusetts, balancing writing for an ensemble cast, collaborative writing, and they give tips to new filmmakers about making the most of their film festival run. GHOST LIGHT Synopsis […]


BEN MASTERS’ DOCUMENTARY ’THE RIVER AND THE WALL’ TO HAVE WORLD PREMIERE AT SXSW FILM IN DOCUMENTARY SPOTLIGHT GRAVITAS VENTURES PLANS MAJOR THEATRICAL RELEASE FOR LATE SPRING Timely film takes audiences an a journey along the U.S.-Mexico border to better understand where the physical border wall, proposed by the Trump Administration, would go and the […]

Elisabeth Moss. Alex Ross Perry. HER SMELL. | Plays SXSW March 9th. In Theaters April 12th.

Presents Starring Elisabeth Moss Written and Directed by Alex Ross Perry **Official Selection: 2019 SXSW FILM FESTIVAL ** **Official Selection: 2018 NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL** **Official Selection: 2018 TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL** “A brilliantly humane story of rock-and-roll, addiction, and redemption.” – Emily Yoshida, NEW YORK MAGAZINE – VULTURE “Formally audacious and ferociously intelligent, Her […]

SXSW 2019 – Lynn Shelton’s SWORD OF TRUST with Marc Maron and Jillian Bell (Premieres March 8th)

A Film by Lynn Shelton SWORD OF TRUST Starring Marc Maron, Jillian Bell, Michaela Watkins and Jon Bass **Official Selection: SXSW 2019** World Premiere Friday, March 8th @ 9:15PM ZACH Theatre @ 202 S. Lamar Blvd., Austin, TX 78704 Synopsis: When Cynthia and Mary (Jillian Bell and Michaela Watkins) show up to collect Cynthia’s inheritance […]

Oxford Film Festival 2019 Interview with Mark Jones

FilmSnobbery founder and host Nic LaRue sits down in the Filmmaker Lounge at the 2019 Oxford Film Festival with the writer/director of HOW I CAME OUT, Mark Jones to chat about his new film shot over two days in Memphis, TN. They chat about the differences in shooting short films versus features films (in regards […]