• Cinema Diverse Filmmaker on Gender Identity in “Dress Code”

    Melanie Notinger wrote and directed the short film “Dress Code” as a way to understand gender identity.  The result is a poetic look on representation and finding your truth.  I spoke with Notinger about the making of her film on NBC Palm Springs’ The Morning Show. “Dress Code” premieres Sunday, September 19th at 12:15 pm […]

  • Shortfest 2021: Check out “Seiva Bruta (Under the Heavens)”

    Gustavo Milan created this haunting short while a student at NYU Tisch Graduate Film Program.  It tells the story of a Venezuelan woman emigrating to Brazil and meets a struggling couple with a baby girl. “Seiva Bruta (Under the Heavens)” is in competition for Best Live-Action Short Over 15 Minutes and Best Student International Short […]

  • WallStreetBets founder signs with major Hollywood talent agency

    The founder of the WallStreetBets is heading to Hollywood. Jaime Rogozinski, the investor who started the subreddit that shook up Wall Street, has signed with United Talent Agency, the company confirmed to CNN Business on Wednesday. The news was first reported by Bloomberg. The agency reps some of biggest stars in Hollywood including Kevin Hart, Jessica Alba and […]

  • L.A. Asian Pacific Film Festival: “Parachute”

    Filmmaker Katherine Tolentino created an eye-opening look at parachute kids, immigrant kids, mostly from China, who come to the United States in order to be prepared for college.  Loosely based on a true story, “Parachute” will stay with you long after the credits.  I spoke with Tolentino about the making of the movie. Click here […]

Qr Code Follow Nbc 728x90
Suscribe Form Desktop


Submit your suggestions and questions

Nbc Palm Spring Logo

Download our App

Apple Store Logo

Play Store Logo