Thursday, April 15, 2021

The Independent Ethos’ Best Films of 2012 (so far)

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There were many great film experiences for me this year. I had more access than ever thanks to the Florida Film Critics Circle, a...

The Hateful Eight is just a tiresome exercise in drawing out...

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Note: This is a review of the longer, “Roadshow” version of The Hateful Eight. Quentin Tarantino has finally done it. He’s made a movie that’s...

In The Measure of a Man actor Vincent Lindon commands screen...

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With a title like The Measure of a Man, French writer-director Stéphane Brizé sets up the audience to consider a summary judgement. What makes...

The Brand New Testament waffles between subversive humor and slapstick —...

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For those of us lucky enough to have received our primary education in the highly esteemed institutions run by Christian educators, God may have...

eXistenZ, the stronger testament to ‘The Matrix’ of escapism from 1999

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Before its 20-year anniversary passes, I’d like to write something about one of 1999’s more overlooked movies. This film I want to dwell on...

Brian Eno gets tribute treatment in South Florida

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This weekend will see a unique celebration unfold in South Florida to none other than Brian Peter George St. John le Baptiste de la...

Rare avant-garde 16mm screening event from Miami-Dade Library Film Archives this...

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Miami has seen its fair share of art house waves ebb and flow. Today, Miami is at the height of a renaissance with the...

Oscar-nominated A War presents subtle anti-war message — a film review

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The Oscar-nominated film from Danish writer-director Tobias Lindhol, A War (Krigen) probably stands as the most subdued entry into the mix of foreign language films...

Film Review: 'In the House' delights in the perils of fantasy...

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With his new film, French director François Ozon brings a more lighthearted sense of humor to the thrillers that he built his career on. In the...

Godard Mon Amour depicts France’s most serious director with biting humor

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According to New York Times film critic A.O. Scott, fans of Jean-Luc Godard will hate-watch the new movie Godard Mon Amour by French director...