Cinequest Film Festival


The pitfalls of parenting summed up perfectly in this video

The Talk is "not for young children unless you want an awkward talk with them." Indeed. The pitfalls of parenting. Sugar-coating be damned. The 8-minute short is coming to Cinequest next month and I was able to watch it today. About all I can tell you about the film is that it concerns...

BatKid Begins at Cinequest Film Festival in San Jose (Highlights)

Heart-warming documentary 'BatKid Begins' set to open Cinequest in Silicon Valley. Read more for highlights of the 25th edition of the film festival. Stark Insider preview.

Warning: ‘Terms and Conditions May Apply’

A potentially confrontational scene with Mark Zuckerberg on a sidewalk outside his home ends up coming across with far more charm than it should.

Stark Insider TV Interview: ‘Vikings’ star Jessalyn Gilsig

Jessalyn Gilsig spent 5 months in Ireland shooting 9 episodes for the first season of 'Vikings'. She talks to Stark Insider about the mini-series, acting, and her new film 'Somewhere Slow'.

Cinequest Film Festival winners announced

'The Saphhires' (Director Wayne Blair) named audience favorite narrative. 'Wampler's Ascent' (Elizabeth Wampler) wins for best documentary.

Film Interview: Navi Rawat, ‘The Playback Singer’ (Video)

Navi Rawat talks to Stark Insider about 'The Playback Singer', her successful television career, and the big secret: what she can't stop doing on her iPhone.

Jessalyn Gilsig, from ‘Glee’ to ‘Vikings’ and ‘Somewhere Slow’ (Outtakes)

I caught up with Jessalyn Gilsig today at the Cinequest Film Festival in San Jose. We chatted about Vikings, Glee, Somewhere Slow, her role as producer and the trials and tribulations of raising money. Don't miss these fun interview outtakes.

Film Review: ‘Solace’ a dialog-driven chiller

Redemption, it would seem, requires a step-by-step stripping of the artifice that surrounds us.

Sun Valley Film Festival announces lineup

Academy Award-winning actress Jodie Foster is a featured guest this year.

Harrison Ford, Salman Rushdie to be honored at Cinequest Film Festival

Sally Potter's new film 'Ginger & Rosa' opens Cinequest 23, and 'Midnight's Children', based on the 1980 book by Salman Rushdie, will headline closing night. Jennifer Siebel to moderate panel with Maverick Award recipient Harrison Ford.