- Staff Picks
- July 23, 2021
Big Whoop. Review by Julius C. Lacking.
With Piedra Sola, director Alejandro Telémaco Tarraf has presented us with one of the most compelling debut features we’ve seen in years. At AFI Fest 2020, Generoso spoke with Alejandro about the Andean Cosmovision and the blending of fiction and documentary in his film.
Australian singer/songwriter Pamela Claire discusses her eclectic roots.
Drummer Daniel Silva talks influences and more with Stacey Zering.
Renowned violinist Gregory Harrington unveils how he chose elegant covers on his new album Without You.
George Mitchell of Fishbelly Black on weaving funk, jazz, and hip-hop.
Devyn Rush talks her influences and style and her new EP with Stacey Zering.
Guitarist Juewett Bostick opens up about his new album Shades of Blu and his musical journey.
Pianist/composer Mary Hiett finds the soundtrack to life in cinematic instrumentals.
Interview with L.A. indie rockers Fellow Robot.
Lily Fierro speaks with director Sofia Bohdanowicz about her hybrid documentary filmmaking process in her newest film, MS Slavic 7.
Generoso speaks with director Corneliu Porumboiu about his new film, an intricate, comedic noir, The Whistlers, which was selected as the Romanian entry for the Best International Feature Film at the Academy Awards.
The multi-instrumentalist opens up on influences that shaped his The Griot Swings the Classics.
One of the most compelling films screening at this year’s AFI Fest is the second feature by Serbian director Ivana Mladenovic; Ivana the Terrible. The award-winning filmmaker spoke with Lily and Generoso Fierro at AFI Fest 2019 about weaving fiction into her own reality.
Stacey Zering sits down with UK jazz performer Fiona Ross.
With the upcoming release of his eagerly awaited new album, 99 Cent Dreams, soul singer Eli “Paperboy” Reed speaks in depth about his songwriting process and working with the legendary vocal group, The Masqueraders, and Grammy winning producer, Matt Ross-Spang, with Generoso Fierro.
He’s produced everyone from Herbie Hancock to Soundgarden. Michael Beinhorn tells about the art of music production.
Generoso speaks with director, Talal Derki, about his Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature nominated film, Of Fathers and Sons.
Dead Horse Nebula director, Tarik Aktaş, speaks with Generoso Fierro about his AFI Fest 2018-selected debut feature.