Short Film Review: Creating A Monster (2016) by Elizabeth Charters
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Short Film Review: Creating A Monster (2016) by Elizabeth Charters

In this fascinating short documentary named Creating a Monster, screenwriter, Gene Lida Riess explores the dark side to being on a reality TV show. She investigates how distractions are constructed within controlled environments. Riess interviews numerous reality TV stars, ranging from The Bachelor to Big Brother. The name of the documentary says it all; images … Continue reading

Short Film Review: Secret Matters (2015) by Elizabeth Charters
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Short Film Review: Secret Matters (2015) by Elizabeth Charters

In this short documentary film, Secret Matters, written by Janos Zoltan, he explores the ways in which a reclusive writer (Gerald Murnane) shares his passions including reading, writing, enjoyment in playing golf, and mostly his own love affair with the Hungarian language. In the film Gerald reads passages in Hungarian from his favourite text. He … Continue reading