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Young Khadji begins to understand his father Markov better after being reluctantly cared for by Markov’s former comrade, Hamilton. (Via Distrib Films)
By Yvette Mancilla 9.29.2015

A Chip off the Old Block: Fatherhood in Film

Father-son films seem to explore the archetype of male heroism and its role in paternal bonds. Whether the relationship in question is strained or close in nature, particular films are able to question a son’s identity being tied to his father’s and the potential repercussions of such an embodiment or lack thereof. The upcoming Filmworks…

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Our October volunteer in the spotlight, Justin Secor, is an outdoors enthusiast and high school film buff.
By Yvette Mancilla 9.22.2015

Volunteer Spotlight: Justin Secor

October 2015 Volunteer in the Spotlight: Justin Secor Originally hailing from Minnesota, Clovis North High School senior Justin Secor enjoys outdoor activities and takes advantage of Fresno’s close proximity to the Sierra Nevadas any chance he can get. He began picking up extensive film knowledge two years ago when he realized his different taste for…

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Every second Friday of the month, Fresno Filmworks screens first-run independent and international movies at the historic Tower Theatre.