September 22, 2008

U-T Writes About "Dwight And Nile"

There is an article about Dave Fresina's film, "Return to Dwight and Nile: The Story of PSA Flight 182," on the front page of today's San Diego Union-Tribune. To read it, Click Here. Stay tuned. This is only the first of many stories that...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 7:41 AM in California, Films, San Diego

September 18, 2008

"Dwight and Nile" Filming Begins

As most of our readers know by now, I am Associate Producer for a documentary film called "Return to Dwight and Nile: The Story of PSA Flight 182." Boston-based Producer/Director Dave Fresina, above, of Nantascot Films, was in San Diego from August 30-September...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 11:16 AM in California, Films, San Diego

August 26, 2008

DMG Photo In "A Piece of the Sky"

One of the photographs I took on September 25, 1978, at the PSA crash site is a tiny part of an excellent new documentery about the 80-year history of San Diego International Airport. The picture is featured during a short segment about the...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 8:17 AM in DMG's Photos, Films, San Diego

May 19, 2008

Dave Fresina In Boston-Area Paper

Filmmaker David Fresina was interviewed recently by a Boston-area newspaper about his upcoming documentary, "Return to Dwight and Nile." To read the article from The Patriot Ledger of Quincy, Massachusetts, Click Here. I was one of the reporters David talked with during his...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 7:50 PM in Films

March 24, 2008

"Return To Dwight And Nile"

Boston filmmaker David Fresina will be in San Diego from late Friday night until Tuesday afternoon, to do pre-production work on his film, "Return to Dwight and Nile," a documentary about the Pacific Southwest Airlines plane crash that killed 144 people in North...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 12:53 PM in Films, San Diego

October 18, 2007

Photos From Asian Film Festival

Question: What former star of "21 Jump Street" was spotted in the lobby of last weekend's San Diego Asian Film Festival with a gorgeous female singer? Answer: Dustin Nguyen, who had his photo taken with Joanie Mendenhall by yours truly. The picture happened because...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 1:15 PM in DMG's Friends, DMG's Photos, Films

March 25, 2007

"Peaceful Warrior" Is Sold Out!

Apparently there will be quite a few people going to see "Peaceful Warrior" next weekend. Earlier today I went to the Best Buy site for free tickets, where I learned the film is sold out next weekend at four San Diego theaters! Luckily for...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 9:27 PM in Films

March 22, 2007

Free "Peaceful Warrior" Tickets

I am a captain of the Street Team for "Peaceful Warrior," which reopens March 30. Best Buy is giving away free tickets for opening weekend. Each person can get up to 10 tickets. Here is an e-mail I received from Dan Millman, who wrote...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 11:41 AM in Films

June 30, 2006

See "Peaceful Warrior" Tonight!

If you haven't yet seen the inspirational film "Peaceful Warrior," or if you have seen it already but want to see it again, round up some of your family and friends and bring them to the Landmark Hillcrest Cinema tonight (Friday) for the 7:10...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 11:11 AM in DMG's Friends, Films

June 12, 2006

"Peaceful Warrior" Party Was Fun!

Six people joined my co-organizer Chelsea Flor and I for our "Peaceful Warrior" moviegoing excursion yesterday, and everyone seemed to enjoy the film very much. Afterwards we moved to a nearby Pick Up Stix restaurant, where we feasted on Chinese food and great...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 8:14 PM in DMG's Friends, Films

June 8, 2006

See "Peaceful Warrior" On Sunday

Two weeks ago I wrote that I was going to attend a special sneak preview of "Peaceful Warrior," a new movie based on my all-time favorite book, "Way of the Peaceful Warrior," by Dan Millman. The film stars Nick Nolte, Scott Mechlowicz and...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 3:59 PM in Films

May 24, 2006

I Scored "Peaceful Warrior" Tickets!

On everyone's basic profile page at, there is a place to list your Interests, and one of the categories is Books. In my personal group of favorite books, the one I rank first is "Way of the Peaceful Warrior" by Dan Millman....
Posted by Shy Cloud at 11:11 PM in Films

October 23, 2004

Excellent Parody Of "Fahrenheit 9/11"

My old friend Lee Dronick told me about an excellent parody at of controversial director Michael Moore's documentary film "Fahrenheit 9/11." It's called "Fellowship 9/11" and it helps if you know the "Lord of the Rings" films, but I've only seen one of...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 12:41 AM in Films, USA, World

July 21, 2004

On The Lighter Side Of The Big Election

On the lighter side of the 2004 Presidential election, check out this hilarious short film that Marisa Cullen told me about: "This Land" After you've seen the film, read an article at the CBS News web site about the brothers who created it, and...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 1:36 PM in Films, USA, World

July 20, 2004

Linda Ronstadt Adds To "Fahrenheit" Furor

Singer Linda Ronstadt has been adding to the furor created by "Fahrenheit 9/11" by dedicating the encore at her concerts, "Desperado," to the film's director, Michael Moore! Linda did that here in San Diego on Sunday in a show at Humphrey's By The Bay,...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 11:08 AM in Films, Music, USA, World

July 19, 2004

"Fahrenheit" Skipped The Bush I Once Met

"Fahrenheit 9/11" did disappoint me regarding one minor thing, by the way, as it didn't say much about the Bush family member who I actually met and photographed in 1990 -- W's embarrassing sibling Neil Bush. I was taking pictures for Father Joe Carroll...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 9:48 AM in Films, USA, World

July 18, 2004

Americans Should See "Fahrenheit 9/11"!!!

For the sake of America's future, I urge you to go see "Fahrenheit 9/11" by director Michael Moore ASAP!!! My friend Marisa Cullen and I saw the film on Saturday. We were amazed, disturbed and distressed by much of what we learned about President...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 9:21 PM in Films, USA, World

May 21, 2004

Wil Wheaton Is A Long-Time Blogger!

If you would like to see a weblog that has been around since 2001, and just happens to be created by a famous person you've probably heard of, check out: The blog is the online home of actor Wil Wheaton! He was one...
Posted by Shy Cloud at 2:50 PM in Blogging, Films