programming

Talkin' Female Film Programmer Blues

Talkin' Female Film Programmer Blues

...But I am not “asking for it” by way of an earnest talk; do not assume my professional interest is a romantic one.  I'm here to program films and represent my festival, a job that I'm quite good at and would love to tell you about.

Three key ingredients in great science fiction

Three key ingredients in great science fiction

There's no shortage of 'must watch' science fiction movie lists on the internet, and even more debate about what films should be included.  While watching film submissions for this year's Other Worlds Austin Film Festival programming, I've had plenty of opportunities to contemplate what makes for really great science fiction.

Short Focus: OWA 2014

Short Focus: OWA 2014

Programming a festival, you get to see so many amazing movies, and you want to tell everyone about it.  It seems like lots of people are talking about the features, so we wanted to make you didn’t miss a few of our favorite shorts playing the fest!

Bears and Cthulhu Go To Lunch

Bears and Cthulhu Go To Lunch

"So as you may know, Cthulhu joined our team a few months ago to pose for our official laurels.  At the time, some idiot (me), thought it might be fun to make him/her/it a programmer as well.  Well, since then, I’ve been trying to get ahold of him to watch his films.  He resurfaced from the bottom of the ocean a few days ago and I met him for lunch on 6th street."