Written by cinephiles for cinephiles, Fandor Articles give you an inside look into the world of independent cinema.


Pride Month on Fandor

By Gary M. Kramer  June is Pride Month, and what better way to celebrate than by watching LGBTQ+ films?! The silver screen can be a …


Fandor Focus: Altered Innocence 

by Jake Rubenstein  Originally founded by Frank Jaffe in 2015, Altered Innocence has grown to be one of the most prominent distributors amongst the independent …

Moon Rock for Monday

‘Moon Rock for Monday’ Is a Different Kind of Road Movie

From writer-director Kurt Martin, Moon Rock for Monday is a fresh mix of the road, coming of age, and criminals on the run genres. Martin …


Broken Vows: Stories of Separation | Resource Volume 4 | Relationships

Lisa Pelletier discusses the role of sex therapists. For more information and resources related to Broken Vows: Stories of Separation, visit brokenvowsfilm.com. Broken Vows: Stories of Separation, the …


Favorite Film Discoveries of April ’22

by Jake Rubenstein  Kicking off a brand-new segment on behalf of Fandor, we’ll be showcasing three separate works of cinema that have best served as …


Heavy Petting Shows How Teen Life Has Changed — And Stayed the Same

By Caroline Madden  Heavy Petting is a 1989 concise and peppy documentary from producer-director Obie Benz and co-director Joshua Waletzky that interviews celebrities about their …

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My Childhood – Ukrainian film trilogy

Introduction When the Ukrainian team of the international film trilogy My Childhood began to work on the project, the authors could not even imagine that …


Broken Vows: Stories of Separation | Resource Volume 3 | Domestic

Bev Lemay provides insights on the characteristics of domestic abuse. Bill Eddy discusses the development of “New Ways for Families.” For more information and resources …


[Review] Guy Maddin’s Keyhole (2011)

By Gary M. Kramer  Guy Maddin’s distinctive brand of cinema is so gleefully imaginative that fans of this cult filmmaker can become drunk with giddiness …

Headshot of filmmaker Sunnie McFadden-Curtis

Interview with Sunnie McFadden-Curtis – Director of Broken Vows: Stories of Separation

Filmmaker and actress Sunnie McFadden-Curtis is an undeniable talent on both sides of the camera, never more present than in the captivating 2020 documentary, Broken …

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