Tags : Palm Springs

Life During Wartime: How Do Filmmakers Respond To Crisis?

With COVID making appearances in our fictional filmscapes, when is it ‘too soon’ for filmmakers to respond to a crisis? “Shakespeare wrote King Lear during the Plague.” The viral ‘motivational’ post circulated recently on my lockdown stomping-grounds, LinkedIn and Twitter, in an apparent attempt to spark inspiration or productivity while we were all pulling our […]Read More

Andy Samberg Lives On The Loop In The Vibrant ‘Palm

Palm Springs is the feature film debut of writer Andy Siara and director Max Barbakov and belongs to a long line of time-loop films which were popularised by Harold Ramis’ Groundhog Day. Equally, there are many elements of the Bill Murray rom-com to be found here. The film begins with Nyles (Andy Samberg), as he […]Read More