Friday, September 18, 2020

In Kedi cats rule the streets and offer insight into Turkish...

Kedi is a new documentary seemingly about street cats in Turkey. However, director Ceyda Torun goes so deep, she opens her storytelling to offer...

Cameraperson is a subtle but deeply moving film about filmmaking –...

The process of filmmaking can be mysterious; the creation of images that are far removed from an audience through time and space can stir...

Embrace of the Serpent director talks about casting Amazonian non-actors, cinematic...

Last week, Embrace of the Serpent, a movie that will certainly go down as one of the best films that saw release in the United...

‘Elena’ explores moral corruption in Russia through intimate drama

“We’re all bad seeds,” says a character in Elena, a Russian film so focused on moral corruption it feels like a perfectly symmetrical sculpture...

In Theo Who Lived, resiliency comes from within — a film...

  As soon as you see Theo Padnos on the big screen, he seems like a cool guy. Personable and easygoing with an unassuming personality that...

The Theory of Everything humanizes unconditional love via honest, invested performances

Every year, there’s a certain film guaranteed to come out in the fall: the performance-driven biopic/period piece. The Theory of Everything, which is based...

South Florida to host its first horror film fest: Popcorn Frights...

Just in time to warm up South Florida for Halloween, comes the Popcorn Frights Film Festival. It marks the region's first film festival dedicated...

'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' is all film noir...

There’s an inherit problem to the Sin City movies. With so much visual flair, any sense of substance feels obscured by its imagery. As...

French director Laurent Cantet on his Cuban film Return to Ithaca

The Coral Gables Art Cinema may have a hit in its specialty programming. They have scored the U.S. premiere of Return to Ithaca, the...

‘Tabloid’ offers brilliant story about storytelling

With Tabloid documentary filmmaker extraordinaire Errol Morris focuses his lens on a 1970s-era beauty queen whose delusions of love made for salacious fodder in...