Earlier this year, VICE Films and Grolsch Film Works teamed up to make a three-part film called The Fourth Dimension. A brief was written by VICE’s creative director Eddy Moretti and delivered to three of our favourite filmmakers; Harmony Korine, Alexey Fedorchenko and Jan Kwiecinski. The results were great. Anyway, Grolsch Film Works have a new website where you can find out what they’ve been up to and read/ watch entertaining and interesting stuff about films (and stuff). Every week we'll be plucking the highlights. This is that.
A MOVIE ABOUT THE DESCENDENTS
No, we’re not talking about the George Clooney-in-Hawaii film. This is Filmage, a new documentary about the 35-year history of The Descendents and ALL, the band the rest of the guys formed when Milo went to college. Here’s a little taster of what you’re in for…[ READ FULL STORY](http://grolschfilmworks.com/ca/news/the-descendents-doc-trailer)
Today sees the Canadian release of Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, a rom-com starring Steve Carell and Keira Knightley that takes place against a backdrop that’s unusual for the genre – the end of the world. To mark the release, we’ve come up with a run-down of ten of the most memorable screen apocalypses. Did we miss any?
THE MASTER TRAILER (A NEW ONE)
OK, so we might have found
' interminable viral campaign a bit annoying at the time, but we really can’t get enough of Paul Thomas Anderson’s
. After bringing you the first
last month, we’ve got another – better – one. CHECK. IT. OUT. We thought Joaquin Phoenix looked incredible in the first clip, but this? Woah! This looks like it could be the performance of his career. And we haven't even mentioned Philip Seymour Hoffman!
READ FULL STORY BONES BRIGADE With the blistering Dogtown and Z-Boys (2001), Stacy Peralta combined interviews with 70s skateboard footage to look at the beginnings of swimming pool skate culture and the pioneering Zephyr team. Bones Brigade, his latest documentary on the subject, uses a similar framework but moves us to the 80s and onto Peralta’s days as a mentor to the prodigious Bones Brigade skate team.
Keep you’re peepers peeled for more Grolsch Film Works updates next week. Go to grolschfilmworks.com to see what’s happening right now, including reviews, funny clips and other opinionated opinions about films.