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Gone Fishing with Chris Jones Yet?

November 10th, 2009 by Devi Snively (The Directrix)

GF021 - Director Chris Jones at the Rhode Island Film Festival, where Gone Fishing won Best FilmI’d heard about Chris Jones months before I actually met him. Gone Fishing, his beautiful short film (which was Academy-Award shortlisted) has been selected to a bijillion festivals, won a million awards and his reputation(s) precede(s) him, for better or worse. Read the rest of this entry »

Taking a Ride with Lee Perkins

November 9th, 2009 by Devi Snively (The Directrix)

Lee - Mason518JSSZ3JGL._SL500_AA240_I met actor Lee Perkins at the Shriekfest Film Festival four years ago.  I was there with Confederate Zombie Massacre! He was there with Katiebird:  Certifiable Crazy Person directed by  Justin Paul Ritter, but I didn’t get the chance to see it at that time. Read the rest of this entry »

A Real Lark: Shannon!

November 1st, 2009 by Devi Snively (The Directrix)

Something fun about the fest circuit is I often meet people long after we’ve seen each other’s films and/or established e-mail correspondence.  Shannon Lark is one of those people.  Active in all aspects of horror with an emphasis on female-produced horror art, Shannon is a force with which to be reckoned.  Read the rest of this entry »

Something Wilde: Barbie!

October 1st, 2009 by Devi Snively (The Directrix)

barbie-portrait_1I had the great pleasure of meeting Barbie Wilde in Munster, Germany at the Weekend of Horrors event several years ago.  I was there to screen a few films, she was there to greet her fans.  She and I were the only females staying at this hotel along with an overwhelming plethora of male horror icons and I was grateful for the ally amid all the testosterone.  Read the rest of this entry »

Full Circle – Just Like Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure!

August 30th, 2009 by Devi Snively (The Directrix)

I went to the Hollywood Forever CemeteryPee Wee last night with a group of friends to see Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure.   Somehow I’d never gotten around to seeing it.  Paul Rubens was there to introduce the film, which was a delightfully wacky kick-start to the madness. Read the rest of this entry »