The team behind the fright flick ‘Risers’ turns to the service industry for help

Jeff Martell sees a parallel between creating a successful restaurant and making a movie. “You have to build a crew and do a lot of prep work, and you need a lot of money to do it.”

Pastor’s homeless ministry expands to documentary film

Jeff Akers’ “Homeless in the South” takes an in-depth view into the lives of the homeless and the efforts to help them in Greenville as well as cities in Alabama, Georgia, and North Carolina.

Award-winning film about Syrian refugees coming to Greenville March 26

“Salam Neighbor” follows the lives of Syrian children and others in the Za’atari Refugee Camp in Jordan. “Salam” means “peace” in Arabic and is a common greeting, like saying “Hello.”

And the Winner Is…

All of this year’s Oscar-nominated live action, animation, and documentary shorts will be screened Feb. 17–19 at the Peace Center.

Film Fest Reels In Talent

Networking, collaboration primary goal of second annual Reedy Reels Film Festival

Harsh truths in a sympathetic eye

Three documentaries show German filmmaker Werner Herzog’s sincerity and empathy

Information underground

Three films look for the truth about WikiLeaks creator Julian Assange

Three views of a Boston kingpin

These three films tell the fascinating story of Bulger and his connections with law enforcement, most notably the FBI.

Rock and reels

Three movies for Floyd, Zep and Arlo fans

The passion of Michael Moore

Love him or hate him, you can’t deny that documentary filmmaker Michael Moore is passionate about changing the country.

An appreciation of Kurosawa

The following Kurosawa films are all available at the Greenville County Library.

Binge Watching Bergman

3 essential films from the Swedish master filmmaker

Millionaire murderer

Must See Movies: New Netflix documentary shows life inside “Foxcatcher”