In 2018, Will Merrick’s thriller Searching drew audiences in with its unique form of storytelling, as the entire film was told through the screen of a computer. It followed a father, played by John Cho, as he searches for his missing daughter using various digital tools and platforms, including social media, search engines, and video chat. The film received critical acclaim for its innovative storytelling that had audiences on the edge of their seats. In addition, the filmmakers used real websites and software interfaces in the film to create a more authentic and immersive viewing experience.
Brett Smith is the writer and director of his latest film “Freedom Path” and The Knockturnal was able to sit down with him and talk about his work on the project.
Jesse Gi and Urvashi Pathania were at the center of HBO’s Asian Pacific American Visionaries celebration on October 15, 2021.
The directors behind the newest comedy talk creativity.