Friday, November 15, 2019

‘Flight’ compromises redemption with sex and hilarity

I need to chime in on Flight, as it's bound to do well in theaters over this weekend and follows lots of hype by many...

The Lighthouse: all atmosphere and little substance

Director Robert Eggers has steeped the followup to his 2015 feature debut The VVitch with so much...

'David Bowie Is' inspires a look at his many personas in...

Of course real David Bowie fans know that the 67-year-old rock icon frequently called "the chameleon of rock 'n' roll" has been so much more...

A hit and miss affair at boldest Miami International Film Fest...

Risk-taking was the name of the game at the 32nd annual Miami Dade College’s Miami International Film Festival. Festival goers had to take many...

The People vs. Fritz Bauer has lots of drama, not enough...

The People vs. Fritz Bauer presents the story of Attorney General Fritz Bauer, a Jew on a quest to prosecute the crimes of the...

Day 8 at MIFF: Major tribute to longtime festival MVP Fernando...

http://vimeo.com/61229132 Day 8 of the Miami International Film Festival was probably one of the most reverent days as far as centerpiece events at the festival. It...

'Heli' director Amat Escalante talks about making waves in indie film...

In an exclusive interview with Independent Ethos, Amat Escalante, best known for receiving the 2013 Best Director Award at the Cannes Film Festival for...

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story can’t overcome its own gimmicks

So now it’s apparent: the gimmick of the Star Wars franchise has outshone its obligation to strong storytelling. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story...

Film Review: 'Camille Claudel 1915' – madness and the deprived artist

French director Bruno Dumont works in an elliptical manner. Though he consistently works with powerful visuals, his work requires an audience with an open...

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...