Wednesday, April 17, 2024

Miami International Film Festival

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

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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...

Embrace of the Serpent director talks about casting Amazonian non-actors, cinematic...

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Last week, Embrace of the Serpent, a movie that will certainly go down as one of the best films that saw release in the United...

Isabelle Huppert talks Hong Sang-soo, Claire’s Camera and future projects...

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“This place is so inspiring,” says legendary French actress Isabelle Huppert with a gasp. “Such a beautiful theater.” Huppert has arrived in Miami for a...

The Assassin tells moving story of humanity beyond martial arts —...

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Eight years after his first film outside of either Taiwan or China (the Paris-set The Flight of the Red Balloon), Hou Hsiao-hsien could not have...

My profile of director Lasse Hallström in ‘the Miami Herald’

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This is a quick post previewing Day 3 of the Miami International Film Festival. This morning an article I wrote on Swedish director Lasse...

White God takes the easy route to schlock over allegory– a...

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Coupled with several striking film stills taken from the best moments of the movie (just look at the poster), the concept sounds interesting:  In some alternate...

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

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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...

Miami Filmmaker Carla Forte on shooting hundreds of dogs in action...

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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...

Elena Anaya talks about giving performance of a lifetime in They...

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In her most recent role as the lead in They Are All Dead (Todos están muertos), which had its U.S. premiere at Miami Dade College's...

Day 1 of film-going at Miami International Film Fest: a test...

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Depending on the movie, the word “preposterous” could either prop up a narrative or allow it to collapse. I saw two rather preposterous movies...