By Jason Godbey, Creative Director, Behind the Rabbit Productions

[October 20, 2021-Brooklyn, NY] The Bushwick Film Festival was back in full force last night making its return to the red carpet at Lot45 in Brooklyn for the festival’s opening night celebration. …


Hosted by Jason Godbey

On this episode, host Jason Godbey tells you what you need to know about lenses for filmmaking and how to choose the right lens for your project including: the different types and categories of lenses, cinema lenses vs photo lenses, and focal lengths.

You can also check out our recent episode on No Budget Filmmaking. Follow us here or subscribe to our YouTube channel for more videos.

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Originally published at https://behindtherabbitproductions.wordpress.com on October 20, 2021.


The 9th Annual Edition of Chelsea Film Festival announces its list of winners.

The Chelsea Film Festival held its 2021 edition in-person and virtually on Film Festival+ from October 14–17. The feature film The Parent directed by Vlad Furman swept the awards taking home the Grand Prix Award for Best…


by Maribeth Thueson,NRFTW Contributor

When we last saw James Bond (Daniel Craig) at the end of Spectre, he’d quit MI6 and headed off with his Aston Martin DB5 and MI6 shrink Madeleine Swann (Léa Seydoux). In No Time to Die, we find Bond in blissful retirement. He’s tooling around Italy…


This release comes to us from Universal Pictures

Mothers of the Revolution is a feature length documentary that tells the story of a group of women came together to change the world on September 5th, 1981. These women marched from Wales to Berkshire to protest over nuclear weapons being…


This release comes to us from 1091Pictures

Directed by Eric Werthman and starring Danny Glover, The Drummer is made up of three interwoven stories that reveal the traumatic effects of war on the psyches of veterans from different generations. Danny Glover is Mark Walker, a Vietnam war veteran who…


Hosted by Jason Godbey

On this week’s episode director Taylor Landesman talks about her experience as an assistant editor working on the recent Spike Lee’s recent documentary series, NYC Epicenters 9/11–2021 1/2, and her own film, Killing Evan which we discovered at this year’s Greenpoint Film Festival.

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Originally published at https://behindtherabbitproductions.wordpress.com on October 13, 2021.


Hosted by Jason Godbey, Creative Director, Behind the Rabbit Productions

On this episode we recap World Webfest Mania, Greenpoint Film Festival, and give you a preview of upcoming fall film festivals including: Brooklyn Horror Film Festival, Stareable Fest, Chelsea Film Festival, Bushwick Film Festival, Soho International Film Festival, NYC Webfest, and Female Voices Rock.

Featuring Lindsey Aster and interviews with Kylie Eaton, Erick Ulbrich, Cody Stokes, Seanie Sugrue, Victoria Meade, Cillian O’Sullivan.

For more check out: Episode 902 (Greenpoint Film Festival), Episode 803 (Stareable Fest), Episode 805 (Soho International Film Festival), Episode 512 (NYC Webfest), and Episode 722 (Female Voices Rock).

Follow us here or subscribe on YouTube or your favorite podcast app for more film festival coverage. Coming soon we’ll have our coverage of New Faces New Voices and The Winter Film Awards.

Originally published at https://behindtherabbitproductions.wordpress.com on October 6, 2021.


Review by Maribeth Thueson, NRFTW Contributor

Dear Evan Hansen won the Tony for best Broadway musical in 2017, but the movie version has come in for more than its share of negative reviews and internet mocking, with particular vitriol aimed at its star, Ben Platt. Is the hatred deserved? In…


Hosted by Jason Godbey, Creative Director, Behind the Rabbit Productions

On this episode animation writer/director Onyi Udeh breaks down his career, his process, and gives his advice for creators who want to work in animation.

If you’re interested in animation, check out our interview with Aaron Augenblick of Augenblick Studios. Follow us here for more entertainment news, podcast episodes, and movie reviews and subscribe to our YouTube Channel.

Originally published at https://behindtherabbitproductions.wordpress.com on September 29, 2021.

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