Monday, July 13, 2020

Film Review: 'Stranger By the Lake' uses mysterious questions to drive...

Stranger by the Lake, the first U.S.-distributed film by French filmmaker Alain Guiraudie stands out as a strikingly confident work. His little-known filmography dates...

Film Review: Misguided ‘Starlet’ fails as wannabe transcendent drama

I can appreciate a lo-fi film as much as the next guy who got into cinema with Werner Herzog and the Dogma years of...

Borscht is Dead: the short films, part 1

Borscht is Dead: Curated by Indie Ethos & Collab With Choose954 is on its way, and it’s time to reveal some of the line-up....

The moving images of Art Basel – Miami Beach

Every year, during the first week of December, Miami becomes home to Art Basel - Miami Beach, one of the most important art fairs...

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...

Film Review: ‘Gravity’ harnesses the power of uncut images to thrilling...

Movies like Gravity are the types of films routine visitors to the multiplex live for. Director Alfonso Cuarón's first film in seven years feels fresh...

The Big Sick offers quaint comedic drama on love, prejudice and...

Based on his experiences as a first generation Pakistani man living in the U.S., Kumail Nanjiani and his girlfriend, Emily V. Gordon’s script for...

Z For Zachariah can’t overcome shortcomings to live up to its...

Despite a curious concept and a strong cast, the post-apocalyptic drama Z For Zachariah cannot overcome several problematic decisions by its filmmakers. Director Craig Zobel...

'Interstellar' is an enthralling experience … when emo astronauts stop weeping...

There is no denying one thing about Interstellar:  it’s an epic space adventure made for the big screen. It features set pieces that will dazzle...

Miami International Film Festival 31 on sale today for general public

Today is the day tickets for films at the 31st Miami International Film Festival go on sale to the general public. The opening night was about a...