Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, June 23rd, 2013
The inaugural Kingstoon animation festival and conference ended on June 21 with the selection of eight winners in four categories Character Development, Storyboard or Script, Experimental Animation and Final Animation Product.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, June 9th, 2013
Jamaica is set to get a little more animated with the arrival of the Kingstoon Animation Festival, a strategy to position animation as one of the island’s growth areas in the hopes of stimulating the economy and job creation.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, May 10th, 2013
The third film in the Iron Man franchise has slammed into movie theatres with all its expected laughs and thrills. Even though it is probably the weakest of the three films, it is far from being a dud.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Thursday, April 25th, 2013
The Jamaican leg of the 2013 Africa World Documentary Film Festival got underway at the University of the West Indies, Mona, on Wednesday evening with Rwanda-17: The Healing of a Nation.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, April 5th, 2013
Songs of Redemption is a telling name for a documentary exploring a music programme amongst prisoners.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Tuesday, March 5th, 2013
Hollywood’s cinematic history is strewn with films born of adaptations from books, many of which have gone on to cop numerous Academy Awards and and even greater quantiy have been blockbusters.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Friday, March 1st, 2013
The Kingston Book Festival has added a night celebrating film to its 2013 line-up of events.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, January 27th, 2013
Zero Dark 30 chronicles the 10 year man hunt for Osama Bin Laden, and running at almost 3 hours, it seemed insistent that it should take all ten years to tell the story, but maybe that is as it was intended, so that at the end of the film, you join the characters in wondering if
Tanya Batson-Savage | Tuesday, January 15th, 2013
Storm Saulter’s Better Mus Come has been slowly and steadily making in-roads into the international film circuit, winning itself fans one festival at a time.
Tanya Batson-Savage | Sunday, January 13th, 2013
Just a year shy of its first anniversary, Reel Rock GSW Animation is stepping outside of the small pond and into the international seas by landing a deal with French Animation Studio, Red Frog Studios, a leading producer of content for broadcast television, online webisodes and apps for tablets