Michael Neave


The brilliance behind “Fargo: Year Two”


Earlier this year, I reviewed the first season of the “Fargo” TV series inspired by the Coen brothers’ film of the same name, praising it for memorable characters, disturbing depictions of violence, and writing. Because I missed it on TV when it aired, I had a lot of hype for the second season Blu-ray, even picking it up on the day it was released, which, surprisingly, is a first for me.

The Pioneer S02 mini 02 | Review | Sly 2: Band of Thieves

Tonight we take a nostalgia trip as we have an in-depth discussion on why Sly 2: Band of Thieves is the perfect childhood game.

The Pioneer S02 Mini 01 | Review | Black Mirror: White Christmas

Tonight we take a look at a TV movie sci-fi psychological thriller in our first (and hopefully last) mini-episode of The Pioneer.

Controlled Conflict: A Look at Modern Pugilistic Sport

A documentary short on an amateur Muay Thai fighter who participates in pugilistic events in and around the Denver area. The film follows him on the eve of a fight and what he does to prepare. Edited and Directed by Michael Neave Music by Brian Harry and Chase Demos Camera Operators: Michael Neave and John Neave Director of Photography: Michael Neave Produced by Mace|Film. and Studio 204 Featuring: Dean Kokorus, Steven Le, and Juan Carlos Rodriguez Technical Aspects: 2015-Color-H.264-1080p-2.39:1 by

Mr. Ian Ray teaches with the future in mind

Mr. Ian Ray is hopeful for the future of his teaching career as a part of the Heritage High School science department.

The Pioneer Webseries Episode 104: The Best Films of 2014, Part 1

On today’s episode of The Pioneer the crew reviews two of our personal favorites from the year: “Gone Girl” and “Birdman (or the unexpected virtue of ignorance).”

Mr. Eagle winner explains the triumph of winning

Another person to have had the honor of winning Mr. Eagle is Jay Merrill who won the event three years ago during his senior year at Heritage High School.

The Pioneer Webseries Episode 103: Television Underdogs

January is a terrible month to be a fan of film, so instead of wasting our time watching trash at the cinema, we decided to tackle two awesome TV Shows from abroad.

The Pioneer Webseries Episode 102: Life In 24 Frames

Documentaries are highly overlooked by the masses. Join us as we discuss two top notch crime documentaries that are just as good if not better than a film from any other genre.

STEAM exposes careers students may be overlooking

While most classes at Heritage cover the basics, the STEAM program which took place over the summer, takes a different approach. STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math.