Friday, September 20, 2019

Film review: ‘A Royal Affair’ brings alive tension of Age of...

Too often, period films are often dismissed as “costume drama.” This reductive perspective does a disservice to a genre of cinema that, in the...

Vandal filmmaker talks shooting in Wynwood, progress of film with del...

Over the years, Miami’s Wynwood neighborhood has undergone a transformation from a mundane warehouse district in a sketchy neighborhood to a party hub featuring...

Film Review: ‘Bonsai’ breathes life into art

Chilean director Cristián Jiménez mixes a heartfelt appreciation for literature and young love in the ingeniously crafted Bonsai, capturing how tightly life and art...

Invader to host world premiere of his new doc in Miami

The Paris-based street artist known as Invader will appear in Miami next week for a major event. He will personally host the world premiere...

Best movies of 2019 – first half

Courtesy Kino Lorber No movie has blown my mind this year at this point in 2019, as it...

Tanna tells traditional story of untraditional people with traditional Hollywood flair...

Australia's entry to for consideration in the foreign language competition from the Academy of Arts and Sciences is a commendable affair. Tanna tells the story about...

Gabriel Pulido brings soundtrack craft to the early films of Luis...

Beached Miami just published another post I wrote for them. It is focused on what Miami Beach-based composer Gabriel Pulido plans to bring as...

Film review: ‘Night Across the Street’ uses poetry of cinema to...

Raúl Ruiz is one lucky son of gun to have left a testament like Night Across the Street as his swan song. The film, released...

Romanian New Wave – 5 top films

Cinema is one of those art mediums that can succinctly introduce us to the zeitgeist of a particular country. Since the fall of the...

Alejandro Jodorowsky replies to my questions via email – Spanish version

The legendary filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky finally responded to my questions via email. He prefers to communicate in Spanish, so I had to ask these questions...