On the Road to HHM X

Its been a busy winter. I’ve been attending some of the biggest film festivals in the country. Sundance in January. South by Southwest in March. I’m not going to lie, its a lot of fun. But, as I’ve discovered, its an important part of growing a festival like Hell’s Half Mile. Making connections with distributors, other film festival organizers, directors, producers, … Read More

4 bands new to HHM give raucous performances

As the latest Indie Music Showcase can attest, Hell’s Half Mile has no shortage of quality acts from throughout Michigan to fill our stages. The most recent show at BeMo’s on Saturday, March 28, featured a diversity of stellar acts — Pines, Hawk & Son, MPV, and Nigel & the Dropout. All four were first-time performers under the HHM banner, … Read More

Yes, the Sundance Film Festival felt like Hell’s Half Mile

It was my first time at The Sundance Film Festival. The festival. It’s one of the biggest and most prominent film festivals in the world. It’s the film festival that kicks off the year’s hot film properties and launches careers, and it was my first time there. And, yes. I saw Robert Redford. But the most amazing thing (and I … Read More