Sunday, July 5, 2020

Ambient duo Spielberger find place for “real” guitars on ‘Jazzy’

Spielberger has returned with a brand new album, and the duo has added guitars and drums to their wash of ambient noise. Where 2011’s...

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...

Miami International Film Festival announces 2016 line up

Today, Miami Dade College's Miami International Film Festival announced its line-up for the 33rd edition of the festival, taking place at various venues across...

Storytelling through collaboration – Director Monica Peña discusses filmmaking and upcoming...

Miami’s film scene is not only booming with talented filmmakers, but it is also among the more diverse platforms for filmmakers due to an abundance...

Beach House offer most riveting album yet with ‘Bloom’ – out...

Too often, lately, I have heard lush, layered records only to feel dizzy and nauseous by the end. So-called chill wave has often been...

Billy Croben on the inspiration of child actors in Screwball and...

In my recent Miami New Times review of the new documentary Screwball, I praised the filmmakers’ decision to incorporate children in their reenactments of...

Peter Murphy goes 'deep' into subjective experience of music and my...

When Peter Murphy talks about his experience with music, a small part of him fears he is over-intellectualizing. Over the course of our 45-minute...

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...

Palm Trees, Sunshine and Filmmaking: The Third Annual FilmGate Interactive

FilmGate Interactive’s third iteration starts today in Miami. The film festival/conference is an interactive, immersive event that is part entertainment and part an educational...

Barry Jenkins, Boots Riley and Patricia Clarkson to appear at 36th...

Yesterday, Miami Dade College’s Miami Film Festival officially announced this year’s complete lineup of movies and events. Beyond the headline I just wrote, the...