24 relations: Alberta Watson, AllMovie, Axiom Films, Benjamin Hendrickson, Black comedy, British Board of Film Classification, Carla Gallo, Cure for Pain, David Carbonara, David O. Russell, Dean Silvers, Fine Line Features, Incest, Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay, Jeremy Davies, Masturbation, Matthew Puckett, Morphine (band), Pamela Martin (film editor), Pawling (village), New York, Rotten Tomatoes, Slang, Sundance Film Festival, Zak Orth.
Faith Susan Alberta Watson (March 6, 1955 – March 21, 2015), better known as Alberta Watson, was a Canadian film and television actress.
AllMovie (previously All Movie Guide) is an online guide service website with information about films, television programs, and screen actors.
Axiom Films is an international film distributor and producer based in London. Founded in 1997 by producer Douglas Cummins and partner Rocio Freire-Bernat, Axiom specialises in independent and world cinema, as well as documentary, filmed opera and dance. Notable films under Axiom ownership include Half Nelson, for which actor Ryan Gosling was nominated for the Best Actor award at the 2007 Academy Awards, In a Better World, which won the Best Foreign Language Film at the 2011 Academy Awards, and the majority of Wim Wender’s feature and documentary films. Axiom is owned by UKI Investments and founders Douglas Cummins and Rocio Freire-Bernat, who also retain a controlling interest and act as managing director and director of acquisitions respectively. UKI is one of the largest privately owned investment companies in the United Kingdom, with interests in real estate, mining, agriculture, financial services and technology across a broad geographical footprint. Axiom distributes an average 10 theatrical releases and 20 DVD films each year, as well as online and digitally through LoveFilm, iTunes and FilmFlex.
Benjamin Hendrickson (August 26, 1950 – July 3, 2006) was an American actor known for playing Harold "Hal" Munson, Jr., the Chief of Detectives for the mythical town of Oakdale on the daytime soap opera As the World Turns.
Black comedy, also known as dark comedy or gallows humor, is a comic style that makes light of subject matter that is generally considered taboo, particularly subjects that are normally considered serious or painful to discuss.
The British Board of Film Classification (BBFC), previously the British Board of Film Censors, is a non-governmental organization, founded by the film industry in 1912 and responsible for the national classification and censorship of films exhibited at cinemas and video works (such as television programmes, trailers, adverts, public Information/campaigning films, menus, bonus content etc.) released on physical media within the United Kingdom.
Carla Paolina Gallo (born June 24, 1975) is an American actress notable for recurring roles in the television series Undeclared, Carnivàle, Bones, Californication, and a number of film roles.
Cure for Pain is the second album by alternative rock band Morphine, released through Rykodisc in 1993.
David Carbonara is a film and TV composer as well as a music editor.
David Owen Russell (born August 20, 1958) is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer.
Dean Silvers is an American film producer, film director, screenwriter, entertainment lawyer and author.
Fine Line Features (often spelt as FineLine Features) was the specialty films division of New Line Cinema.
Incest is sexual activity between family members or close relatives.
The Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay is one of the annual awards given by the Film Independent, a non-profit organization dedicated to independent film and independent filmmakers.
Jeremy Davies (born Jeremey Boring; October 8, 1969) is an American film and television actor.
Masturbation is the sexual stimulation of one's own genitals for sexual arousal or other sexual pleasure, usually to the point of orgasm.
Matthew Puckett is an American film composer, songwriter, and music producer.
Morphine was an American alternative rock group formed by Mark Sandman, Dana Colley, and Jerome Deupree in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1989.
Pamela Martin is an American film and television editor with more than fifteen feature film credits commencing in 1994.
Pawling is a village in Dutchess County, New York, United States.
Rotten Tomatoes is an American review-aggregation website for film and television.
Slang is language (words, phrases, and usages) of an informal register that members of special groups like teenagers, musicians, or criminals favor (over a standard language) in order to establish group identity, exclude outsiders, or both.
The Sundance Film Festival, a program of the Sundance Institute, takes place annually in Park City, Utah.
Zak Orth (born October 15, 1970) is an American actor known for his roles in Wet Hot American Summer, The Baxter, Melinda and Melinda, In and Out, Music and Lyrics, and NYC 22.