Monday, December 17, 2018

Isabelle Huppert talks Hong Sang-soo, Claire’s Camera and future projects...

“This place is so inspiring,” says legendary French actress Isabelle Huppert with a gasp. “Such a beautiful theater.” Huppert has arrived in Miami for a...

Luca Guadagnino re-imagines Suspiria with mixed results

The first thing you should know about Luca Guadagnino’s version of Suspiria is that it is merely based on the characters of Dario Argento’s...

I Am Not a Witch plays like a dark comedy on...

In the Western world, when we hear about witches, we think of the Salem witch trials. Even with Wicca in the modern world and...

Independent Ethos Radio Hour – episode 1

It's here, the first episode of The Independent Ethos Radio Hour on Joltradio.org. To sum it up, this was recorded just after I attended...

Miami Film Festival GEMS presents movies to watch out for come...

I just finished a long weekend watching premieres of movies that will slowly roll out as possible Oscar contenders come next year. In total,...

Colette gives us meta Keira Knightley in timely period biopic

Keira Knightley's portrayal of early 20th century French author Colette deserves special acknowledgement in the biopic of the same name. In fact, one can look...

22 July offers even-tempered depiction of horrific 2011 Norway attack

The films of British writer-director Paul Greengrass exist in two realms: the fantasy of the Jason Bourne films and the reality of true-life horrors...

Paul Dano’s directorial debut Wildlife gives actors space; Florida premiere with...

All that is great about actors who take up directing is on full display in Wildlife, the directorial debut of Paul Dano, based on...

A Star is Born is dated classical Hollywood cinema with overly...

A confession first: I haven’t seen any version of A Star is Born before submitting to its latest incarnation directed by Bradley Cooper. That...

SoundScape Cinema series for Fall/Winter in Miami unveiled

With "fall" in South Florida now here, it's time to watch movies on outdoor screens. OK, maybe it'll still be hot, but the SoundScape...