Attending an NBA Game

Last night I attended a Toronto Raptors vs Milwaukee Bucks game. Had great seats too (see pic I shot) as I sat 12 rows back from the action. The Raptors were playing their 5th game in 7 days, which included two intense overtime games, while the Bucks were well rested. You can see the sluggishness… Continue reading Attending an NBA Game

ACTION Feature Screenplay Loglines and Pitches Part 1

Originally posted on WILDsound Festival:
Read today’s ACTION feature script pitches from writers from all over the world. Do you have a logline pitch? Send it in for FREE to the Logline Festival. Any type or genre: http://www.wildsound.ca/logline.html Read today’s ACTION pitches PART 1: Title: NAVY ONE http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/navy_one_by_pedro_vasquez.html Written by: Pedro Vasquez Genre: Action/Adventure Thriller…

Interview with Kelly Michael Stewart, Festival Director for Blood in the Snow Canadian Film Festival

Originally posted on Festival Reviews:
A weekend long festival celebrating the best in contemporary Canadian horror filmmaking. http://bloodinthesnow.ca/ Matthew Toffolo Interviews Artistic Director Kelly Michael Stewart: Matthew: Why is the city of Toronto the perfect fit for what you’re showcasing at the festival? Kelly: In many ways I don’t think Blood in the Snow (BITS)…

Tom Brady could be the most loved/hated athlete in history

And now what is Tom Brady’s legacy? What will happen with DeflateGate? Will he go down as the Bill Clinton of athletics? Brilliant and talented and one of the greats, but whose image is tarnished because of a lack of integrity. Brady is so great. I’d trade lives with Brady in a heartbeat. Greatest NFL… Continue reading Tom Brady could be the most loved/hated athlete in history

Top 100 Super Bowl Moments of All-Time

The Super Bowl. For this Generation X Canadian raised kid, this is something I’ve always looked forward to. I am a sports nerd in many ways as I used to watch all the pre-game shows leading up to the game. From ESPN (and later NFL Network) to the network that carries the game show that… Continue reading Top 100 Super Bowl Moments of All-Time

NOVEL Loglines and Pitches from Novelists from all over the world

Originally posted on WILDsound Festival:
Read today’s posted NOVEL Pitches: Submit your own FREE Logline Today: http://www.wildsound.ca/logline.html * * * * * Title: Osama The Demented Written by: Farzana moon Type: NOVEL Genre: History, Drama, War * * * * * Title: WHERE NO ONE WOULD THINK TO LOOK http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/where_no_one_would_think_to_look_by_v_karen_mcmahon.html Written by: V. Karen McMahon…

My Top 10 Sports Broadcasters of All-Time

As Super Bowl 49 takes place tomorrow, I wanted to give my personal favourite sports broadcasters list. Sports play-by-play guys specifically are the ones who really taught me storytelling. The art of framing a situation and serve the story as best as possible. The theory of less is more. Do what you need to do… Continue reading My Top 10 Sports Broadcasters of All-Time

Interview with Poet Terézia Kontová (DIET BUSINESS)

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Watch the Poetry Reading DIET BUSINESS by Terézia Kontová Interview with Terézia Kontová: Matthew: What is the theme of your poem? Terézia: It is a funny poem about love. Matthew: How would you like people to respond when they read or watch your poetry reading? Terézia: Any response will mean…

TV PILOTS Loglines and Pitches from Writers from all over the world

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Read today’s posted TV PILOT: Submit your own FREE Logline Today: http://www.wildsond.ca/logline.html * * * * * Title: Communtiy Service http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/community_service_by_anica_moore.html Written by: Anica Moore Type: TV PILOT Genre: Drama * * * * * Title: URBAN WILDLIFE http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/urban_wildlife_by_kathy_myers.html Written by: Kathy Myers Type: TV PILOT Genre: Family * *…

Deadline January 31st: SUBMIT your FEATURE Screenplay to Writing Festival.

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Get your works showcased at 2015 festival events. http://www.wildsound.ca/screenplaycontest.html – Get FULL FEEDBACK on your script. Winners get their script performed by professional actors at the Writing Festival! Watch WINNING Screenplay Readings – Watch videos of past winners performed by professional actors http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/winning_screenplays.html READ 100s of testimonials for past submitters…