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I enjoy film, but I love television. For some reason I have always been captivated by the stories shared on the small screen, starting with my House obsession in high school and building from there. Unfortunately for television fanatics like me there is not a lot out there in terms of […]
Split Screens Festival ended its first year with a screening of Hannibal’s final episode: ‘The Wrath of the Lamb.’ Right after the screening Matt Zoller Seitz was joined on stage by a whole host of panelists either directly or peripherally involved with Hannibal. The theater was packed with flower crowned “fannibals” and […]
Split Screens Festival 2017: Raúl Esparza Joins Fans for a Screening of “The Number of the Beast is 666”
It has been almost two years since the second to last Hannibal episode, ‘The Number of the Beast is 666,’ aired on NBC. Split Screens Festival brought it back, this time to the big screen for a rewind and discussion. The episode was a brutal one for Raúl Esparza’s Frederick Chilton, […]
Split Screens Festival 2017: Talking Television with ‘Hannibal’ and ‘Law and Order: SVU’s’ Raúl Esparza
Split Screens Festival got a little sweeter when Raúl Esparza signed on for two Hannibal panels. Though he has spent the bulk of his career on the stage, he has started to carve out space in the world of television. He played Dr. Frederick Chilton in Hannibal and is a current regular as […]
Split Screens Festival 2017: ‘The Get Down’ Panel Was Just What We Needed to Soothe the Cancellation Heartbreak
I had the pleasure of attending the The Get Down panel at the first annual Split Screens Festival. The Get Down is a series created by multi-talented Baz Luhrmann, and an amazing team of collaborators including Oscar-winner Catherine Martin, the legendary MC Nas, the incomparable Grandmaster Flash, Pulitzer-winning playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis, and hip-hop historian Nelson […]
Split Screens Festival 2017: The “New Platforms, New Voices” Panel Celebrates the New Frontier of Television
The inaugural Split Screens Festival in New York City spent nearly an entire week celebrating television. Television has entered a golden age where content is practically limitless and goes far beyond the cable box. Recognizing that, the festival put together a panel of creators who have worked in alternative mediums to […]
The inaugural Split Screens Festival kicked off on Friday at New York City’s IFC Center. The goal? To create a space where consumers and creators can enjoy and discuss television during its current golden age. With a phenomenal lineup specifically cultivated by television critic (and genius) Matt Zoller Seitz, TV […]
Running from June 2nd to June 8th, The Split Screens Festival will take place at the IFC Center in New York City. Programmed and moderated by Matt Zoller Seitz, the week-long event will showcase television drama shows from all different networks. The festival itself is anchored around four signature categories: […]