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Bob Parsons unveils state-of-the-art production studio


Bob Parsons of GoDaddy fame is launching a production studio, Sneaky Big Studios, which will reside in a new 15,000 square foot studio that will house one of the largest sound stages in Arizona. Sneaky Big Studios will be near Frank Lloyd Wright Boulevard and Hayden Road in Scottsdale, and it will feature the most… Read More →

Scottsdale Film Festival Intoduces New Children's Programs


The annual Scottsdale International Film Festival returns for the 13th time on October 4 at Harkins Shea 14 Theaters. The entertainment will continue until October 8. The festival will showcase local and foreign films, which have not been announced yet. The festival will also introduce a new children’s program that is sponsored by Republic Charities… Read More →

"Landfill Harmonic" Exceeds Fundraising Goal

by in Scottsdale News

Landfill Harmonic, a documentary produced by Scottsdale’s Alejandra Amarilla Nash that tells the moving story of The Recycled Orchestra exceeded its fundraising goal of $175,000 by nearly 23%. The Kickstarter campaign, which began March 29, raised a total of $214,129, to fund the completion of the film. Backed by nearly 5,000 people and organizations, Landfill… Read More →

First-Ever Jerome Indie Film and Music Festival Starts…Now

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by in Events | Play

Yesterday began what will be an historic event in already-historic Jerome, Arizona. Jerome, formerly famous as the “Wicked-est Town in The West” and currently known as AZ’s trendiest ghost-town, is hosting their first-ever Jerome Indie Film and Musical Festival until Sunday, June 16 at various venues around town. Sponsored by local individuals and businesses to… Read More →

IPic Theater In Scottsdale Quarter To Offer New Movie-Going Experience

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A traditional night out at the movies will be redefined in Scottsdale this December after the opening of IPic Theaters. The new, eight-auditorium cinema will seat between 71 and 91 people per theater featuring plush seats, pillows, blankets and state-of-the art technology. IPic movie goers will have the option of choosing between two types of… Read More →

Arizona On The Silver Screen 1970-1979 (Part 4)

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by in Around Arizona | Lists

Here’s Part 4 of Arizona On The Silver Screen, which looks at movies filmed in the Grand Canyon State. These films span the years 1970-1979. The Great White Hope 1970 Globe Billy Jack 1971 Prescott Bless the Beasts and Children 1971 Prescott Two-Lane Blacktop 1971 Flagstaff, Kingman Joe Kidd 1972 Tucson Junior Bonner 1972 Prescott… Read More →