Spontaneous: An Explosive Coming-Of-Age Comedy

Spontaneous is an explosive coming-of-age comedy where no day is even guaranteed for anyone attending Covington High School. Aaron Starmer’s novel gets the small screen treatment in Brian Duffield’s adaptation.  While the novel was first published four years ago, the story being told is very much on brand for 2020.  Imagine going to high school and witnessing your friends exploding to death with blood landing everywhere.  The amount of clothing that needs to be washed…

"Spontaneous: An Explosive Coming-Of-Age Comedy"

SXSW 2018: The New Romantic

The post-college fears are as real as ever in Carly Stone’s feature directorial debut, The New Romantic. How far would somebody go if it means taking home a journalism award that comes with a nice cash prize to boot?  This is the task at hand for college senior Blake Conway (Jessica Barden).  She’s writing for the school newspaper but with her being a hopeless romantic, the interest in her columns just isn’t what it used…

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