Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Sweat Records launches new Miami independent music label

Browsing vinyl records is a lost art that sends you on a nostalgia trip. Not only is each jacket more creative than the other,...

RIP Satoshi Kon, anime director extraordinaire

Satoshi Kon was the only other director in the anime genre I knew by name besides Hayao Miyazaki. Now Miyazaki has become the only...

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...

‘Rome’ finally coming to vinyl … and it is justified

Though this blog often hypes vinyl versions of albums (what do you think is the origin of that word?), more often than not, record...

The Florida Film Critics Circle announce `12 Years a Slave' big...

Today, the Florida Film Critics Circle announced its awards for the best of the best in cinema in 2013. Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave received...

Florida Film Critics Circle reveal best of 2017… and my ballot

Today the Florida Film Critics Circle announced the winners of the best films and performances on film in 2017. How does this writer feel...

Harrowing Afghanistan war doc. ‘Armadillo’ comes to video

Last week, Kino on Video announced the release of the Danish war documentary Armadillo (Support the Independent Ethos, purchase on Amazon) in the US....

Miami Beach Cinematheque unveils its Interactive Archive Project this week

Around the silver screen of the Miami Beach Cinematheque, which presents such daring films such as Zama (read our review here), is an extensive library...

Broken Social Scene offer free new track

Forgiveness Rock Record cover art Quick update on the Broken Social Scene news from Feb. 17, 2010. Their website is offering the free download of...

On the Bizarre-O New Wave of Greek cinema

This weekend, the Miami Beach Cinematheque, one of the more bold art houses in South Florida, will indulge in a weekend of films from...