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Music Video Monday featuring Tacocat's "Hey Girl"




"Sweaty jerks" get called out in this "lovingly handmade" video for Seattle band Tacocat's "Hey Girl," directed by fellow Seattleites Eric J. Olson and James Smith. Sweaty jerks they are not.

Where have you gone $5 COVER: SEATTLE?


Today I had intended to post a link to Lynn Shelton's Seattle music series $5 COVER (in keeping with the April 4th broadcast of music doc WELCOME TO DOE BAY). I watched this series when I moved to the city three years ago, and from the first episode, I could not stop buzzing with excitement. I was living in a city with all of these creative minds? And would have opportunities aplenty to see this sort of amazing music live?? It seemed too good to be true.

Mr. Selfridge Season 2: Part One: We Have to Adapt

Delphine Day, Rose Selfridge and Lady Mae Loxley

And we're back! Amie Simon recaps the season premiere of Mr. Selfridge, season 2. As usual, this post contains spoilers.

TBT with NORTHWEST VISIONARIES

TBT with NORTHWEST VISIONARIES

Ken Levine's film NORTHWEST VISIONARIES first broadcast on PBS in 1988. Today, it still holds up as a fascinating look at the Puget Sound art scene in the 1930s, 40s, and 50s. #TBT

End Women's History Month with a bang...courtesy of the Rat City Rollergirls!

Blood on the Flat Track, Rat City Rollergirls

End Women's History Month with a bang...courtesy of the Rat City Rollergirls!

In celebration of Women's History Month, we encourage you to check out BLOOD ON THE FLAT TRACK: THE RISE OF THE RAT CITY ROLLERGIRLS. Co-directed by Seattle-based filmmakers Lainy Bagwell and Lacey Leavitt, this film has entertainment value for roller derby fanatics and novices alike. BLOOD ON THE FLAT TRACK is available for purchase and rent on Amazon.
Warning: helmets not included.

Update to the Reel NW Blog

Reel NW brings you the very best in independent films from or about the Northwest. But even with an extensive lineup, there will always be film projects we love, but are unable to include in the series. We aim to make this blog a place where we can go beyond the films we broadcast and/or stream. Visit the Reel NW Blog to learn about regional productions that we feel are compelling and worth checking out.

The Women of Selfridges

Agnes Towler taking Henri LeClair on a market tour in Mr. Selfridge season 1

This week, blogger Amie Simon helps prepare us for the return of Mr. Selfridge with this *very spoiler-filled* post. Read all about it and watch the preview to get ready for Sunday!

(Video available in U.S. only)

On Set at 221B Baker St

Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock, series 3. Photo by Annaliese Davis.

Last spring, Sherlock fan Annaliese Davis was studying abroad in London when she discovered series 3 was shooting on location in the city. Here is her behind-the-scenes report, written during her internship at KCTS 9.

Downton Abbey Season 4 Recap: Let’s drink to romance!

Howard Levinson and Madeleine Allsopp at a ball

America may have been dry during this season of Downton Abbey, but nothing was dry at Downton. Amie Simon reflects on some key moments and themes. Get your cocktail shakers ready! But never fear. Although it’s nearly 10 months until season five, we’ll continue posting new British drama blogs this spring. And be sure to read all the way through for a rousing roundup of all the new faces of season four. Bottoms up!

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