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February 12, 2017
After all the bustle of activities at the Sundance Film Festival, I Don't Feel at Home in this World Anymore took the top prize at the festival! The film won the U.S. Grand Jury Prize: Dramatic, and on Elijah's birthday no less! You can watch the entire ceremony with the Grand Prize award at the 2:02 mark. Congratulations to all involved!
:: There's more from Sundance with video interviews from Deadline Hollywood, Collider, Variety and the inset photo is one of more images added to the two pages of pics from the festival.
:: Remember, you can watch I Don't Feel at Home starting February 24th on Netflix. The film is also on Rolling Stone's Best Of list for February.
:: I made some screencaps from Elijah's appearance on Off Camera with Sam Jones and if you haven't had the opportunity to see the interview, you can listen to the podcast.
:: A mini reunion with some of The Lord of the Rings cast members took place with Elijah, Viggo, Billy, Dom and Orlando.     
:: Here's a cool thing. Bentley, the star Corgi on Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency has gathered some of the amazing artwork fans have created, framed them and displayed them on his... or his owner's walls. I'm honored to see my own among them.
:: Lastly, Elijah... one of the few nice celebrities. But we already knew that.
That's all... for now.
January 28, 2017
Well, this has turned out to be a very busy update, with the Sundance Film Festival and a very special event! Today is Elijah's 36th birthday, and we all wish him a very happy day with friends, family and our special wishes from fans! Check out this year's submissions of stories, a fun greeting, artworks and videos for The Age of Aquarius.
:: There's a lot to get into from Sundance, so let's start off by clicking on the photo below to see two pages of over 100 photos from the festival.
:: The trailer for I Don't Feel at Home in this World Anymore was released just before the film opened the festival.
:: Elijah has attended Sundance eight times since 2005 and this is the second time he's been there to showcase two films he's associated with and there are plenty of interviews and videos from both I Don't Feel at Home, and the Company X produced, Bitch.
:: Watch, listen or read from The Hollywood Reporter, Business Insider, Park City Television, IMDb, Deadline Hollywood, part of the Q&A, what artists should do in the next four years, The Hollywood Reporter, Uproxx, MTN Views, an insanely good and informative time from Indie Film Hustle, out and about here, here and here and this odd short video pairing with Elijah and Melanie.
:: So, what are people saying about the two films that showed at Sundance over the past week? Plenty, with I Don't Feel at Home's 94% rating on Rotten Tomatoes and 7.0 rating of Bitch from IMDb. Here are some reviews from JoBlow, , IndieWire, The Hollywood Reporter, Screen Anarchy, Bloody Disgusting, Variety, Birth Movies Death, The Nerdist, Pop Matters, Indie Wire and two video reviews, I Don't Feel at Home and Bitch.
:: The inset photo along with this one and this are in conjunction with Elijah's upcoming interview on Off Camera with Sam Jones showing on Audience TV on Monday, January 30th. Here are excerpts from the show. [Video 1] [Video 2] [Video 3]. If you're without DirecTV, you can see the whole interview on Netflix.
:: And finally, Academy Award nominations have been announced and once again, SpectreVision is represented by clients Hauschka and Dustin O'Halloran with their score on the Best Motion Picture nominee, Lion. Check out their interview here. Congratulations!
That's all... for now, and Happy Birthday Elijah!
January 14, 2017
I hope everyone had a safe and fun New Years. Looks like Elijah did while vacationing in Sweden. Here are a few photos from the cold and frosty region.      
:: We finally have a date for the DVD/Blu-ray release of Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency. It's ready for pre-order on Amazon and other stores such as Barnes and Noble and Best Buy.
:: Expanded from the shorter version of the year end video, here's the slightly longer video montage of some of the crazy things you'll see from the first season of Dirk Gently. There's also an awesome sample of the soundtrack you can listen to.
:: The Sundance Film Festival begins next week and Elijah's new movie I Don't Feel at Home in this World Anymore will premiere opening night. Company X/SpectreVision's latest film, Bitch will also have its premiere during the festival and is listed as one of the 30 most exciting films at Sundance. If Elijah is in attendance, I expect plenty of material from the festival.
:: Here's an outtake of Elijah speaking about Heath Ledger from the network Viceland when he sat down to talk about the work of Ang Lee.
:: Check out this video of Wooden Wisdom with DJ Fitz on their tour in Europe from 2016.
:: Lastly, Elijah's birthday is just around the corner and if you like to send in something to wish him a happy birthday, feel free to email me!
:: Thanks goes to Ambree for the Wooden Wisdom video.
That's all... for now.
December 31, 2016
Tidying up the information section for the end of the year with some new additions to the companies page and a new Dirk Gently review page.
:: Speaking of Dirk Gently, looks like the region 1 DVD/Blu-ray will be out next year, though it's not quite certain when that will be. October 1st is an awful long time to wait. One thing is certain is the cover art.
:: There are some new artworks added to the Dirk Gently section. You must check out the talent!
:: Commemorating the 15th anniversary of the release of The Fellowship of the Ring, I decided to dig out the inset photo taken almost to the date of the film's invasion on the world. Also, Empire Magazine conducted a unique interview with the cast. You can check out the scans here.
:: I want to send out big thanks to these people who helped contribute to plenty of content over this past year. Amanda, Denise, Jaramajo, Misty, Patrick (thanks for the scans), Romina, Serena and all those nameless folks who took a mountain of photos and videos. Very special thanks to Ambree, Addie and Paulie who gave their valuable time to help put together Elijah's Life Biography, possibly the biggest addition to the site in a while.
:: Going to close out 2016 now with my annual year end Elijah video that covers most of what went on this year in 16 minutes. Click below and enjoy!
December 15, 2016
Now that the awesome Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency's season is over in the U.S. and available to the rest of the globe to revel in on Netflix, we have added a section completely dedicated to Dirk. Check it out for a ton of images, episode screencaps, fan art and much more!
:: Here's a print interview from Elijah, where among other things, speaks about American and British comedy, and a great article from Decider that takes a look at Elijah's success in some of his latest roles.
:: Samuel Barnett (Dirk Gently himself) gave a lovely audio interview about working on the series over on Talk Radio.
:: And then there's Alison Thornton, young Lydia on Dirk Gently who gave her own interview for Pure Fandom.
:: Elijah will probably head to the Sundance Film Festival next month. He's got two films premiering there. I Don't Feel at Home in this World Anymore, in which he stars and Bitch, a production of SpectreVision/Company X.
:: SpectreVision's wild comedy, The Greasy Strangler shined at the British Independent Film Awards, picking up the Discovery Award. Congrats!
:: Not to be outdone, more congratulations goes to SpectreVision's talented composer Johann Johannsson with his stirring score for Arrival which has earned him his second Golden Globe nomination for Best Original Score!
:: Thanks to you again Ambree!
That's all... for now.
November 23, 2016
We're starting off this pre-Thanksgiving update with some exciting announcements. First, SpectreVision has a new parent company called Comany X. Due to the amount of diverse projects on their slate, an expansion was imminent. Read more about the addition and the projects they are developing. Congratulation!
:: Second, with the enthusiastic fascination from viewers of Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency, BBC America has ordered another season! There will be more episodes to engage fans into another season of whos, whats, whys and whens. After the first engaging season is over and we have the answers, it'll be great fun to see what they do next year. Congratulations again!
:: We've got more screencaps from recent episodes of Dirk Gently. Rogue Wall Enthusiasts, Watkin and Very Erectus. Expect a more defined section for the show soon.
:: Wooden Wisdom just wrapped up their week-long European tour. You can check out some photos and have a look at them in studio for a three hour session in Amsterdam. (Scroll to Nov. 14th) Don't have time to watch? Well, have a listen instead.
:: Elijah spent a little time with Conan O'Brien trying out a new video game with funny unexpected reactions.
That's all... for now.
November 6, 2016
With the third show of Dirk Gently in the books, (which was awesome) we have started screencaps for the show. Check out Horizons and Lost and Found. Remember, you can stream or download the first season on sites such as Amazon, iTunes, BBC America or AMC.
:: Though it just aired last night, here's a clip from Dirk Gently where we find out some background on Todd and his growing involvement within the show.
:: Wooden Wisdom will be back on the deejay trail starting next weekend in Europe.
:: Still catching up on past appearances on Seth Meyers, Conan O'Brien and what actually happens just before he takes the stage, the premiere Q&A seen only on HULU, Sway in the Morning, and a red carpet interview where a spoiler may have slipped out.
:: I Don't Feel at Home in This World Anymore is the name of the film Elijah shot in Portland earlier this year. It's been months coming, and the plot has also been revealed.
:: A new genre festival is coming to the same place where exterior shots were filmed for The Shining in Oregon and the SpectreVision partners are among the advisory board. You can read more about The Overlook Film Festival here.
:: Lastly, congrats to The Greasy Strangler on its nomination at the British Independent Film Awards. The ceremony takes place on December 4th.
That's all... for now.