Last week I interviewed filmmaker MayaForbes about the making of her debut film Infinitely Polar Bear.” In this video highlight Forbes talks about the title of the film and her sister China Forbes of Pink Marini’s contribution in the film. She also talks about the early support she got from director J.J.Abrams.

“Infinitely Polar Bear,” is based on a personal story about her manic depressive father. In the film Forbes takes a compassionate look at how a family learns to live with their manic depressive father. The film stars Mark Ruffalo, Zoe Saldhana and others.

Tune back in for our extended interviw with Forbes about the making of “Infinitely Polar Bear,” which releases on Jun2 26, 2015 in San Francisco bay area


Video: Star Wars The Force Awakens

Take a look at the new trailer of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” directed JJ Abrams. The screenplay is by Lawrence Kasdan and JJ Abrams. The film stars Harrison Ford, Oscar Isaac, John Boyega Lupita Nyong’o and others.

This much anticipated film  releases on December 18, 2015.

Earlier this year, I got a chance to interview Kasdan at Silicon Valley’s Cinequest film festival. Here is that interview, where we spoke about Star Wars, writing and George Lucas.