Author Archives: Richard Diaz

George A. Romero – Thank You For Everything

The day I hoped would never come has indeed come to be. The passing of one of the most influential people on my life, George A. Romero. When I started film school the teacher went around the room and asked … Continue reading

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Ella Wins Audience Award At Holly Shorts Film Festival

So happy to announce that Ella Gets A Promotion? had not only a great screening at the Holly Shorts Film Festival but also won the Audience Choice award. We all could not be anymore happier and honored by this. So … Continue reading

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More Film Festivals For Ella

Great news! ‘Ella Gets A Promotion?‘ has been accepted into not one but TWO more film festivals. It will be playing in Los Angeles at the end of March in the Holly Shorts Film Festival and the North Hollywood Cinefest. … Continue reading

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Overdo Update

A long overdo update. I’ve been busy with a lot of work and projects plus I had a bad cold which meant not a lot of time for blog updates. While finishing current projects (three total not including my YouTube … Continue reading

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A New Website And Portfolio Coming

Over the next couple of months the website will be going through an overhaul. At times it may be offline briefly during the transition. I have been horribly busy and am finishing up three projects so when they are completed … Continue reading

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Pick Ups – Herschell Gordon Lewis Shock And Gore Blu-ray Box Set

A special Pick Ups episode featuring an unboxing of the amazing limited edition Herschell Gordon Lewis Blu-ray box set, Shock And Gore, from Arrow Video.

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Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween everyone! I hope you have a wonderful spooky time.

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