Tag: Blindspotting

The Indies Came Out to Play

Written by Fernando Andrade In a year with so many great independent films, it was rewarding to see so many different movies get love with this year’s Film Independent Spirit Award nominations. While it seems like bigger studio films will get the push for the Golden Globes and […]

“We treat virtuosity like it’s mundane, we expect it” – Blindspotting’s Rafael Casal on Oakland, theatre, language, masculinity and more…

Interviewed by Fiona Underhill  For the first six months of 2018, the most exciting and contemporary filmed art being produced seemed to be from the music industry. The music videos and films that accompanied Janelle Monae’s Dirty Computer, Childish Gambino’s This is America and The Carters’ Apesh*t and […]

Blindspotting

Year: 2018 Directed by: Carlos LĂłpez Estrada Cast: Daveed Diggs, Rafael Casal, Janina Gavankar, Jasmine Cephas Jones Written by Fiona Underhill It’s 2018 and the Bay Area city of Oakland, California is certainly having a “moment” in film. Earlier this year, Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther set several scenes there to showcase […]