Wednesday, August 21, 2019

In Sweet Bean compassion heals all wounds – a film review

Sweet Bean is a deeply moving depiction of true friendship and a lesson on how to appreciate life through the world around us -- including...

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...

Watch the Sundance-selected, Miami-made short “The Sun Like a Big Dark...

It's been a while since I first saw the short film "El sol como un gran animal oscuro" or "The Sun Like a Big...

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...

Miami-born Director Kelly Reichardt talks about finding inspiration in her hometown...

  Writer-director Kelly Reichardt recently premiered Certain Women at Sundance, where it was picked up by IFC Films for U.S. distribution and Sony for worldwide release....

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...

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...

Jillian Mayer on inspiration, from the medium of film and upcoming...

This month, The Miami Beach Cinematheque will hold its seventh installment of its Knight Foundation sponsored discussion series called Speaking In Cinema. Usually, the bi-monthly...

South Florida to host its first horror film fest: Popcorn Frights...

Just in time to warm up South Florida for Halloween, comes the Popcorn Frights Film Festival. It marks the region's first film festival dedicated...