The QIK BLOG

November 14, 2018

The Other Side of The Wind, a film by Orson Welles, his last film, delayed for nearly 40 years, has been released on Netflix. The ultimate auteur director has posthumously revived his career with an oddly captivating criticism of the Hollywood studio system, the insati...

August 30, 2018

Greta Garbo and John Gilbert in Flesh and The Devil.

Silent films were never meant to be silent. A live piano or organ accompanied a theatrical film often without a score. Music alone, not sound effects, not dialog, conveyed the energy and emotional intent of a film. It...

June 26, 2018

Along with a redesign of Qikfingerfilms.com to promote our newest thriller comes the premiere of a spanking new Devil's Food Cake Teaser. Although the film itself is undergoing a final fluff and polish, we wanted to share this before Devil's Food Cake's much antic...

June 22, 2018

Patience... Oh, Patience!... Qikfinger Films soon debuts its newest thriller, Devil's Food Cake, a twisted tale of revenge and regret in time for the 2018-2019 festival season. Patience? What patience? We couldn't wait to show you our brand new poster. Key Art Designer...

May 15, 2018

Like Riddles?

Great!

What’s the one thing TV networks poll for, direct-to-video filmmakers never experience, and yet it’s something filmmakers and performers both covet and dread? Give up? It’s Audience Reaction! The visceral, unvarnished response of an unprompted audi...

January 2, 2018

On the heels of its Kansas International Film Festival Audience Award for E.P.G. this past November comes a new festival selection for not one but two Qikfinger Films. E.P.G., our sci-fi short, has been selected to compete this March at the First City Film Fe...

October 11, 2017

From Qikfinger Films, E.P.G., a short sci-fi thriller in the classic Twilight Zone tradition, featuring a stellar cast and crew, premieres at the Kansas International Film Festival, Saturday, Nov. 4 at 2:50 PM. Featuring Jeffrey Staab, Chad Crenshaw, Kip Niven, an...

October 6, 2017

PRESS RELEASE

From QikfingerFilms.Com

2017 KC Filmmakers Showcase

Kansas International Film Festival

2:50 PM, November 4 & 7:30 PM, November 9

The 2017 Kansas International Film Festival presents an especially strong short film showcase featuring some the best and brightes...

September 7, 2017

Summer 2017 at the box office was memorable for a few exciting releases. Wonder Woman, an exceptionally enjoyable film led by a female protagonist superhero, succeeded beyond the collective wisdom of the Hollywood studio patriarchy. In short, it made money. It appealed...

August 7, 2017

Will Cinematic Innovation Destroy Cinematic Craft?  

When sound was added to film, it changed everything. Studios rushing to capitalize on the new innovation, hired audio techs from radio and records. They sealed noisy cameras in padded crates to capture the cuttin...

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