Remember When Dreams Could Be Reached For The Price Of A Quarter?

The coin-operated kiddie ride. Once the delight of children, now they are increasingly relegated to nostalgic memory. As they should be. Everyone remembers the sheer pleasure you got as a wee child, when your parents handed you a quarter, and you were able to climb aboard and set off in a grand adventure.… » 2/13/15 3:57pm 2/13/15 3:57pm

Korra, As Drawn By The Artist Of "The Big Guy And Rusty The Boy Robot"

We've long missed our chance to win a signed copy of this Legend of Korra poster drawn by Geof Darrow (Hard Boiled, The Big Guy And Rusty The Boy Robot, Shaolin Cowboy) with colours by Dave Stewart (Sandman, Hellboy, Shaolin Cowboy). However, if any of you would love to hang your love for the Avatarverse on your… » 1/28/15 11:21pm 1/28/15 11:21pm

Motion Books: the Future of Storytelling Just Got More Exciting

A simple innovation can change culture: linguistics ('googling'), gestures and behaviors (swipes and selfies), can modify themselves like a virus where nobody is left the same afterwards. The Motion Book™ format, created by Madefire Studios, is one of the most subtle yet promising pieces of software innovation to… » 9/26/14 9:49am 9/26/14 9:49am

In Space No One Can Hear You Plagiarise

A few weeks ago I was hanging out with a friend of mine and, as is usually the case, the conversation turned to the next short film project we might work on. A mutual friend is putting on a small Science Fiction convention that's an homage to 1970s movies and TV, a follow up to one he held for 1950s B movies a couple… » 7/16/14 11:49pm 7/16/14 11:49pm