Natalie Costa

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2012

    Behind Orange Curtain, Award-Winning Anti-Drug Doc, Screens for Its Audience

    Behind the Orange Curtain, the award-winning documentary about an alarming rise in drug overdoses among South County's young, is going directly to its intended audience tonight.It screens at 7 p.m. at San Juan Hills High School, 29211 Vista Montana, San Juan Capistrano, where admission is free.

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2012

    Doctor Stands Trial For Overdose Deaths of Three Young Men; One From OC

    A Los Angeles Superior Court judge ordered Dr. Hsui-Ying "Lisa" Tseng to stand trial for second degree murder in the deaths of three young men, one of whom was Vu Nguyen, 28, from Lake Forest. The decision came after a preliminary hearing that lasted three weeks. The osteopathic medicine doctor alle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2012

    Newport Beach Film Festival News and Notes

    Random notes, observations and stuff plucked off the cutting room floor from the Newport Beach Film Festival, which runs through Thursday night.The hierarchy of the Episcopal Church and the Anglican Communion is the main antagonist in Macky Alston's excellent documentary Love Free or Die, which is a ... More >>

  • Film

    April 19, 2012

    'Behind the Orange Curtain' and the OC OD Tsunami

    Natalie Costa's documentary describes a prescription-drug 'epidemic' killing local kids