Blackbirds and Witches

Happy New Year!  Star Wipe is staring 2018 off with a bang; more festivals ahead and a new film competition; a horror anthology! We’re stoked to announce that Apocalypse Rock is an Official Selection at the Blackbird Film Festival in Cortland, NY.   This is Blackbird’s 5th season, with a weekend of film screenings from April 20th to April 22nd,  showcasing 120+ films with…

Star Wipe Takes On The 72 Fest and Wins!

written by Brian Pennington I am proud to present Sophia, our film from the 72 Hour Film Festival 2017. The festival’s theme was Constellations, and our team’s criteria was the Green Myth of Demeter, Hades, and Persephone. It always amazes me that we can all be running around in a cornfield in pitch dark, getting stuck on…

A Maryland Premiere!

Apocalypse Rock finally landed a premiere in our home state of Maryland.  The film will screen as part of the Maryland International Film Festival on Sunday, April 2nd at 1:30pm at Bridge of Life in Hagerstown, MD. While we have hosted a couple of private local screenings for limited audiences, it’s even more exciting to secure a public screening – and be able…

Why We Do The 48 Hour Film Project

It’s no secret that we are long-standing participants and continued enthusiasts of the 48 Hour Film Project around here.  Apart from the stack of awards we have received over the years (including three for Best Cinematography, two for Best Editing, two for Best Special Effects, two for Audience Favorite and Best Film for Welcome to the Neighborhood, which screened at…