Wednesday Apr 2
Does Sarasota Have What it Takes to Become a Film Town?
Our city is mad about the movies, with mainstream and art house theaters, a hot new program for film students, and festivals galore, including this month's 16-year-old Sarasota Film Festival.
We've talked about showing and sponsoring such movies at our Wakulla library, have chatted about the possibilities with library director Scott Joyner and have been pleased by his acceptance of the idea.
Word of Mouth: Logan and Noah Miller defy odds in making 'Touching Home'
The new indie drama "Touching Home," arriving at Laemmle's Sunset 5 in West Hollywood on Friday, is unlikely to register more than a blip at the box office.
Sarasota once again a movie capital?
Sarasota is no stranger to movies. It was the setting for a Cecil B. DeMille epic, "The Greatest Show on Earth," which won the Oscar for Best Picture in 1952.