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Local Artist/Filmmaker Gevin Booth’s Art featured in Olde Burien storefront

Local Artist/Filmmaker Gevin Booth’s Art featured in Olde Burien storefront

Local Artist/Filmmaker Gevin Booth (pictured above) has his artwork on display in Olde Burien at the storefront located at 826 SW 152nd Street, in the space most recently occupied by the Burien Arts Gallery. Gevin... [Read more]

Burien’s Jeff Ferrell will keep making films ‘until the day he drops dead’

Burien’s Jeff Ferrell will keep making films ‘until the day he drops dead’

By Kelsey Par Burien Director and Writer Jeff Ferrell premiered his new feature film ‘Dead West’ on Feb. 7. ‘Dead West’ (previously entitled ‘Lady Killer’) is a road... [Read more]

Burien filmmaker Christine Kennedy gets video into Getty Research Institute

Burien filmmaker Christine Kennedy gets video into Getty Research Institute

This week the Getty Research Institute announced that it will obtain a large collection of short films and video art entitled ‘Joanie4Jackie,’ all made by women – including one by Burien... [Read more]

Local filmmaker’s horror film ‘Ghostlight’ will play at Tin Theater Oct. 17-19

Local filmmaker’s horror film ‘Ghostlight’ will play at Tin Theater Oct. 17-19

Local filmmaker Jeff Ferrell’s “Ghostlight” will play at the Tin Room Bar & Theater from Thursday, Oct. 17 through Saturday, Oct. 19 at 10 p.m. nightly, and Ferrell and members of... [Read more]

Burien Filmmaker’s ‘Codebreaker’ Movie Screening Thursday Night in Seattle

Burien Filmmaker’s ‘Codebreaker’ Movie Screening Thursday Night in Seattle

Patrick Sammon, who attended Burien’s Kennedy Catholic High School, has been traveling around the country screening his very first film – “Codebreaker” – based on the life on... [Read more]

Local Filmmaker Holding Fundraiser Party For Indie Film On Nov. 20th

Local Filmmaker Holding Fundraiser Party For Indie Film On Nov. 20th

Local filmmaker Jeremy Mackie is putting on an all-ages party on Saturday, Nov. 20th, called “Monkey Barrel Night,” with the goal of trying to raise funds for his new independent film titled... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: “The Day My Parents Became Cool” Gets DVD Release May 25th

FOLLOWUP: “The Day My Parents Became Cool” Gets DVD Release May 25th

We’ve been covering this local creation since before it went into production (see original 2008 post here) – from local lawyer/filmmaker Steve Edmiston comes news that his locally-shot 2009 short... [Read more]

Area Filmmaker Steve Edmiston Has Two Films At SIFF

Area Filmmaker Steve Edmiston Has Two Films At SIFF

Burien-area filmmaker Steve Edmiston (Writer/Director of “The Day My Parents Became Cool“) has doubled up with two films premiering at the prestigious Seattle International Film Festival, including his latest work “The Spy and the Sparrow,” which will premiere at 9pm tonight (Wed. June 10th)…

VIDEO:”The Day My Parents Became Cool” Trailer + News

VIDEO:”The Day My Parents Became Cool” Trailer + News

Megan Joy, left, is Paige and Highline Schools' Superintendent John Welch is Principal Higgens in "The Day My Parents Became Cool." We first broke the news about an original short comedy... [Read more]

“The Day My Parents Became Cool” Sneak Peeks

“The Day My Parents Became Cool” Sneak Peeks

Locally-shot and produced short film “The Day My Parents Became Cool,” which we first reported on during its filming at Highline High School in late June had a sneak preview on Sunday, Dec.... [Read more]

“The Day My Parents Became Cool” Production Update

“The Day My Parents Became Cool” Production Update

Quick update from area resident Steve Edmiston, the Writer/Director behind “The Day My Parents Became Cool,” which we reported on during its filming at Highline High School in late June: “We’re... [Read more]

Burien Resident’s Great-Great Grandfather Subject Of Documentary Film

Burien Resident’s Great-Great Grandfather Subject Of Documentary Film

by Janet Grella Burien resident Carolyn Rosenfield stopped by our B-Town Blog booth at the Farmers’ Market last week to tell us about a documentary film about her great-great grandfather, Samuel... [Read more]

Local Filmmaker Seeking Donations And Locations

Local Filmmaker Seeking Donations And Locations

by Scott Schaefer Previously we broke news about a local filmmaker shooting a movie at Highline High School, and now we’ve just learned of another area auteur – a local Director/Producer... [Read more]

Burien-Made Stop Motion Film “A Small & Deadly War”

Burien-Made Stop Motion Film “A Small & Deadly War”

Hey, all filmmakers have to start somewhere, right? We remember our first movie, made with Dad’s Super-8 camera in the basement, using only the heads of our sister’s Barbie Dolls. With that... [Read more]