Eisenreich Brings Hollywood to Blythewood

BLYTHEWOOD – Hollywood came to Blythewood last weekend as the inaugural Doko Film Festival opened with a red carpet reception featuring the town’s own two-time Oscar winner Michelle Eisenreich who helped judge the films entered in the festival. More than 100 film buffs from as far away as New Jersey attended the reception on Friday […]

Hometown Oscar winner to headline Doko Film Fest April 26-27

BLYTHEWOOD – Two-time Oscar winner Michelle Eisenreich will be returning home to Blythewood this weekend as a judge, presenter and patron of the inaugural Doko Film Fest on April 26 and 27. The festival, produced by local film maker Raymond Smith and his son Andrew, is the first of its kind in South Carolina and […]

Films selected for Fest

BLYTHEWOOD – “The films that will be screened are now decided, so we know what the audience will be viewing, they are all very good – sad, serious, funny and some very good stories, all short and easy to watch. Adults and students will find enjoyment in them,” Ray Smith, organizer of the Doko Film […]

Doko film festival seeking volunteers

BLYTHEWOOD – Blythewood filmmaker Ray Smith is conducting an informational meeting at the Blythewood Library for those interested in the upcoming Doko Film Festival. Smith will talk about the festival and volunteer opportunities. The meeting is set for March 14, 2019 at 6:00 pm. The Festival is set for April 26 and 27 and is […]

Blythewood’s Eisenreich wins Oscar

BLYTHEWOOD – During the Academy Awards Sunday evening, Blythewood native Michelle Eisenreich, the visual effects producer for film company Double Negative, and her team won an Oscar for their work on the film, ‘First Man.’ And that wasn’t her first Oscar. Her team also won one last year for ‘Blade Runner 2049.’  It was a […]