Friday, October 30, 2020

River of Grass captures snapshot of disaffected Gen-Xers in South Florida...

From its awkward sense of humor to capturing parts of nondescript South Florida that no longer exist, there are pleasures to be found in...

Oscar preview: Borscht, Moonlight and ‘the power of Miami’s filmmaking community’

The 10th edition of the Borscht Film Festival winds down this Sunday with great anticipation (read a report I wrote on Animal Collective’s appearance...

River of Grass on blu-ray and Jesse Eisenberg on Kelly Reichardt’s...

Not long ago, director Kelly Reichardt's debut feature film, River of Grass (1995), underwent a restoration. We covered its run at the Miami Beach Cinematheque...

Key West Film Festival wraps 5th year with brilliant films big...

The Key West Film Festival celebrated its fifth annual iteration this past week. It’s a special kind of film festival in that it arrives...

34th Miami Film Festival premiered quality films seeking distribution

It’s a bit of a challenge to cover a film festival when you come down with bronchitis while also moving from one location in...

Miami Film Festival movies for lovers of experimental film: Cocote and...

For the more adventurous cinephile, the 35th edition of Miami Dade College’s Miami Film Festival has a few selections worth seeking out. They may...

FilmGate Interactive: Miami’s Indie Film Scene grows Multidisciplinary

There is a local movement slowly brewing in Miami, one that holds a promise to create a strong film scene. The film community in...

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....

Secret Celluloid Society’s Nayib Estefan talks making 35mm experiences and reveals...

It’s been four months since Secret Celluloid Society made its move to O Cinema Miami Beach after a long, well-received stint at Coral Gables Art...

The Death of Speaking In Cinema with The Death of Louis...

Last week, we "spoke in cinema" one last time at the Miami Beach Cinematheque. It was with the cutting-edge Catalan director Albert Serra and...