Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Jesse Eisenberg on coming to work with Joachim Trier and the...

Louder Than Bombs, the first English language film by Norwegian writer-director Joachim Trier reveals a different side of the director who gave us the low-key...

Director Lenny Abrahamson surprised The Little Stranger reviews are being held...

Every once in a while there comes a movie that studios strain to market. The Little Stranger, the new movie by Room director Lenny...

Filmmaker Vincent Moon talks about the influence of music and rootlessness...

French filmmaker Vincent Moon has nearly 700 films under his belt. Despite subjects as diverse as music videos for popular bands like REM or a vérité...

Generation Wealth director on what happened after Queen of Versailles, more

It’s been six years since The Queen of Versailles presented a comical yet disturbing portrait of a rich Florida family who wanted to build...

John Turturro on career achievement awards, shooting in 35mm and maturing...

During the Miami International Film Festival, I had an opportunity to sit down with actor/director John Turturro. I was told I had 12 minutes to discuss his new...

Aki Kaurismäki goes Miami Beach

A rare opportunity to see a nice part of Finnish filmmaker Aki Kaurismäki’s work in a revival art house setting is underway in--- of...

Interview with Spanish sci-fi revisionist Nacho Vigalondo in ‘New Times’

Thanks to the Cultist blog at "the Miami New Times" I had a chance to speak with one of Spain's most exciting young directors,...

Ambient duo Spielberger find place for “real” guitars on ‘Jazzy’

Spielberger has returned with a brand new album, and the duo has added guitars and drums to their wash of ambient noise. Where 2011’s...

Mo’Booty talk origins, new music video and dreams of vinyl release...

South Florida isn't necessarily known for its surfer scene. The waves just aren't that massive or dramatic here. They are usually these little undulating lumps...

Oscar preview: Borscht, Moonlight and ‘the power of Miami’s filmmaking community’

The 10th edition of the Borscht Film Festival winds down this Sunday with great anticipation (read a report I wrote on Animal Collective’s appearance...