Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Certain Women suffuses message in low-key cinematic technique — a film...

Miami born writer-director Kelly Reichardt is not known for making movies with overt narratives or clear messages. With Certain Women, her sixth feature, some...

Is Miami’s film scene big enough for counter-programming against Miami Film...

You know Miami’s film scene is thriving when counter-programming rears its glorious head. After all, what would Slamdance be without Sundance? On the advent...

GEMS recommendations: Certain Women and Old Stone contrast in drama but...

Gems 2016, a mini-film festival of sorts by Miami-Dade College's Miami Film Festival, is now underway at the Tower Theater in Miami. It kicked...

The Rolling Stones Olé Olé Olé!: A Trip Across Latin America...

This year’s GEMS event by Miami Dade College’s Miami Film Festival (Miami Film Fest GEMS 2016 features Certain Women, Toni Erdmann, other potential Oscar...

Miami Film Fest GEMS 2016 features Certain Women, Toni Erdmann, other...

This morning, Miami Dade College's Miami Film Festival announced its GEMS 2016 Lineup. Like last year, the mini film festival will offer an array...

Dheepan winds inner turmoil with tense intimacy — a film review

Shadows obscure life throughout Dheepan, in the drudgery of scraping a living together from nighttime street vending to cleaning out dank common areas in a French...

Presenting Princess Shaw star and director talk connecting via Internet and...

She hugs strangers and loves to declare "Cool sauce!" punctuating the quirky saying with operatic singing of “rock sauuuce!” Samantha Montgomery, known to her YouTube...

Presenting Princess Shaw reveals value of success in music without the...

Presenting Princess Shaw is a sweet yet frank documentary on the aspirations of an amateur YouTube star as she unwittingly is about to go viral. By focusing...

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...

Yorgos Lanthimos, director of The Lobster, talks finding filmmaking freedom in...

Greek filmmaker Yorgos Lanthimos, probably one of the most distinctive voices in that already distinctive cinema scene that Greece has produced in recent years, did something special...