The Puffy Chair

The Puffy Chair is one of those seriously low-budget, independent films that reminds you that you really don’t need a $100 million dollars to create a bitchin’ film. I chose to watch this film after last weekend’s viewing of Baghead, (click here to read that review) a more recent film from the Duplass brothers, and couldn’t have been more satisfied.  Released on the festival circuit in 2005, and a limited release in north... Read More

Baghead

The premise of Baghead is simple. After begrudgingly watching a friend’s slightly successful film at L.A.’s Underground Film Festival, four friends decide to go to a remote cabin in the woods for the weekend to write a film with a role for each of them that will jump start their careers. When they get to the cabin, one of group dreams of a man with a bag over his head terrorizing the group. This, becomes the premise of the script they... Read More