John and the Hole

John and the Hole (2021)

John and the Hole had its UK première at FrightFest 2021 13 years old, with a little boy’s lankiness and a voice not yet broken, John (Charlie Shotwell) is at an awkward age. In the opening scene of John and the Hole, when he is made to stand in front of his maths class and…

July

Cold In July (2014)

Cold In July first published by FilmLand Empire The opening image of Cold In July shows a barren wilderness, until the camera pulls back revealing both a picture frame, and the domestic mantelpiece above which this landscape painting hangs. It is late at night in East Texas, 1989 – and jittery Richard Dane (Michael C. Hall),…