The New York Television Festival Turns Five

Four years ago I wrote my first feature for the New York Times ("Small-Screen Sundance"), about an ambitious new event called the New York Television Festival. Founder Terence Gray and his associates wanted to ...

You Had Me At Jell-O

AN INSIGHTFUL, IRREVERENT INTERVIEW WITH THE DIRECTING TEAM BEHIND CLOUDY  WITH A CHANCE OF MEATBALLS. Chris Miller and Phil Lord certainly landed a dream gig that many animators would kill for. Only a f...