Posts tagged Martyr

A First look at Dead But Dreaming

Erix Antoine, blogger, and actor in Dead But Dreaming has written a really positive commentary/review of the movie, he sums it up like this, “Consider this kind of like Interview With the Vampire meets I Spit On Your Grave.”. We’re thrilled! You can read his write-up at the link right here!

More about the photoshoot scenes in Martyr

More about the photoshoot scenes in Martyr

From Amy Hesketh’s Blog The last time I only talked about the photoshoot scenes in Martyr involving Gabrielle, played by Veronica Paintoux. Now, I’d like to say a little about the photoshoot scenes involving Camille, played by Carmen Paintoux. There is a certain moment in Martyr when Camille becomes the subject of Tadeusz’s camera, played by […]

A Critique of Martyr in English and Spanish

A Critique of Martyr in English and Spanish

The first presentation of Martyr was at the University of Connecticut by invitation of the professor Dr. Gigliotti. The audience were students of Cinema and literature. One of those students sent Jac Avila a letter containing his impressions. It was the first critique that Martyr received. Concerning the feature film you showcased for our Film […]

The photoshoot scenes in Martyr

The photoshoot scenes in Martyr

Taken from Amy Hesketh’s blog here: I’m not a person who watches the same movies over and over again savoring the details and finding new things with each viewing. But I’ve done just that with Martyr. I’ve seen it in 3 different theaters, on DVD, and even almost frame by frame helping Jac to subtitle. […]

Interview with Jac Avila, director of Martyr

Interview with Jac Avila, director of Martyr

Excerpt from an Interview with Jac Avila, Director of Martyr and Maleficarum by Mike Haberfelner Published in (re)search my Trash in March 2011 Jac Avila, director of Martyr. You are about to release your film Martyr – in a few words, what is it about? Martyr is about a young woman’s obsession with martyrdom while […]

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In essence, the domain of eroticism is the domain of violence, of violation.

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  • Le Marquis, Part One: The Museum – A Review May 2, 2017
    Le Marquis, Part One: The Museum by Rich Moreland, April 2017 Le Marquis de la Croix is a film by Amy Hesketh that features Jac Avila and Mila Joya. It is Read More ...
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  • Justine – Estreno En La Cinemateca Boliviana April 20, 2017
    JUSTINE, la nueva película de Jac Avila se estrena exclusivamente en la Cinemateca Boliviana La nueva producción de Pachamama Films, basada en la obra del Marques De Sade,  Justine o los infortunios Read More ...
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  • Yo Solo Veo Oscuridad: Justine De Jac Avila, Parte Cuatro April 12, 2017
    Yo Solo Veo Oscuridad: Justine De Jac Avila, Parte Cuatro por Rich Moreland, December 2016 ALERTA  SPOILER! La resolución final de Justine está a la vuelta de la esquina. Las entregas Read More ...
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  • Yo Solo Veo Oscuridad: Justine de Jac Avila, Parte Tres April 10, 2017
    Yo Solo Veo Oscuridad: Justine de Jac Avila, Parte Tres por Rich Moreland, Deciembre 2016 ALERTA SPOILER! El final de Justine es revelado en la última entrega de ésta crítica de Read More ...
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  • Yo Solo Veo la Oscuridad: Justine De Jac Avila, Parte Dos April 8, 2017
    Yo Solo Veo la Oscuridad: Justine De Jac Avila, Parte Dos Por Rich Moreland, Diciembre 2016 ALERTA DE SPOILER! El fina de  Justine sera revelado en la última parte de Read More ...
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