Music for the people: Interview with Jorby

We’re celebrating the Chinese New Year with Jorby, a rising singer/songwriter from Hong Kong that uses his music as an outlet for his emotions. Jorby wants his work to connect with people and be a representation of them. He never wants to lose touch with the single quality that makes us human, and that is the ability to feel and express ourselves.

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“Copperhead” Comes to Blu-Ray & DVD

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It is hard to believe I attended the world premiere of Copperhead last June (watch my coverage here) and now it is available on Blu-Ray & DVD! I received an advanced copy of the film last week and let me tell you the film transfers nicely to digital. Warner Home Video blu-ray discs offer resolution six times higher than standard definition DVDs, as well as extraordinary vibrant contrast and color and beautifully crisp sound.  

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The Fifth Estate: Seeking “Truth” In The Digital Age

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The Fifth Estate (2013)

A dramatic thriller based on real events that reveals the quest to expose the deceptions and corruptions of power that turned an Internet upstart into the 21st century’s most fiercely debated organization.

The Fifth Estate runs along the same vein as The Social Network, about a real life computer wiz, only this time instead of Zuckerberg we have Julian Assange who created WikiLeaks.

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“Rush” Runs Out of Gas

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 A re-creation of the merciless 1970s rivalry between Formula One rivals James Hunt and Niki Lauda.

This is one of the most buzzed about films of the year, even nominated for a Golden Globe and potentially an Oscar for best drama. For me however, I found it it went off track, and never picked up any speed.

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Breakaway Daily On Set of “The Divorce” Movie

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Breakaway Daily goes on set & speaks with Let Em Laugh Productions to get the scoop on their latest feature shot in The Maritimes. 

The Divorce is the sophomore comedic en-devour by New Brunswick filmmakers “Let Em Laugh Productions” (LELP). The film has come to life from script to screen thanks to the help of a very passionate and supportive team who truly have a love of film as this is a zero funded film with cast and crew that are all volunteers.

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Copperhead Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Info

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The Copperhead original motion picture soundtrack, composed and conducted by Laurent Eyquem, is now available on iTunes

Laurent Eyquem’s beautiful music, like the film, takes you to another place. The pain of the characters is reflected in the notes you hear coming from the melancholy score. -Breakaway Daily

“In conceiving the musical canvas for the film, Ron Maxwell and I decided to build the score around three core ideas – emotion, melody and subtlety.

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Breakaway Daily Exclusive Interview with Blake McGrath

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I had the opportunity to catch Blake McGrath while he was in my neck of the woods on his way to the first stop of the So You Think You Can Dance Canada auditions. On the show Blake serves as a judge, choreographer, and mentor. Blake was nice enough to take some time away from his busy busy schedule to talk to me about his debut album Time to Move where he co-wrote almost every song and enjoyed the creative process of putting it together.

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