Saturday, November 26, 2022

Making A Film on Drones and the Robotic Future of War...

As long as I can remember, I’ve been documenting anti-war protests. As a child, my mom used to take me to weekend demonstrations on the...

Yosemite Women Take the Lead

Many people know that Royal Robbins and Warren Harding pioneered rock climbing on Yosemite’s big walls like Half Dome in the 1950s. Not enough...

A Wild Independence Gives a Second Life to Nevada County’s Independence...

A new documentary that is making appearances at film festivals throughout the West features a hiking destination unlike many others: Nevada County’s Independence Trail.  A...

Buried! The 1982 Alpine Meadows Avalanche

At the end of March 1982 snow was piling up so fast and furious that the Lake Tahoe region had come to a standstill....

Festival Showcases Nevada and Women Films and Filmmakers

In 2014, Nikki Corda was teaching in the film department at the College of Southern Nevada (CSN) in the Las Vegas area. This woman...

Second Ely Film Festival March 12-14

Last year, the final public event I attended with our kids before hunkering down due to Covid was the inaugural Ely Film Festival. The...

Meet Emily Skyle-Golden

“*Welp* It’s official. After 5 years of pitch meetings, dashed dreams and some excitable close calls – I finally sat across from the right...