Arliss Howard

Reviews

The Boy Downstairs (2018)
Awake (2007)
Birth (2004)
Big Bad Love (2002)
Johns (1997)

Blog Posts

Festivals & Awards

Big bad distributors

CANNES, France--"Shoot the distributors." That was Alan Cumming's helpful suggestion as eight American directors debated the sorry sight of independent film distribution here Wednesday, at the annual American Directors Panel at the Variety Pavilion. The big studios monopolize thousands of multiplex screens with movies aimed at teenage boys, and more inventive films for adults get shoved aside.