Tag: film

Only The Essentials

only the essential film pacific crest trail

 Catamounts on the trail…   Last summer, filmmakers Casey Gannon and Colin Arisman hiked the Pacific Crest Trail with cameras in hand.  “Only the Essential” is the story of their 5 month, 2668 mile journey on foot from Mexico to…

RIP Comedy Legend Harold Ramis

The man behind Caddyshack, Ghostbusters, and Stripes among many other favorites…   Harold Ramis not only may be the most successful comedy writer-director that Chicago has produced, but some wouldn’t even confine that statement to Chicago. “Harold was clearly the…

The Best Films of Sundance 2014

A strong showing…   Scan the news coming from the movers and shakers in the movie press, and you’ll be sure Sundance 2014 was a bust. Money (surprise!) is apparently the new measuring stick for the festival. We can thank…

Every Movie Poster that Saul Bass Ever Made

Legendary graphic designer Saul Bass is rightly remembered for his incredible skill and seemingly unending creativity, a man who cared deeply about making things beautiful, even if no one else did. His work exists as a testament to the idea…

More Than a Pretty Face

Lynsey Dyer ski film Pretty Faces

An inside look at Lynsey Dyer’s upcoming ski film, ‘Pretty Faces’… Lynsey Dyer spent the last year contacting production companies to collect all the footage she could find of female skiers that was left on the cutting room floor. In…