Sunday, February 23, 2020

IndieEthos Insiders Tour 3: Toni Erdmann uses humor as lifeblood —...

Below the surface of its brilliantly timed screwball humor, the German Oscar contender Toni Erdmann holds a tender story of staying true to family....

Filmmakers Charlie Kaufman, Duke Johnson on meanings of Anomalisa and awards...

On an uncharacteristically wet and chilly Tuesday morning in Downtown Miami, filmmakers Charlie Kaufman and Duke Johnson sit at a round table easily large...

Phantom Thread comes close to dominating International Cinephile Society best of...

This critic ends his duties in the 2017 cinematic awards season with a second year participating in the 15th International Cinephile Society poll (getting me...

Dunkirk deserves all the technical prizes at next year’s Oscars but...

Here it is, July, and the movie to beat in next year’s Oscar race for all the technical awards will be Dunkirk. After his...

Oscar Nominated I Am Not Your Negro is a steadfast look...

  The idea of historic recurrence is one that has animated several thinkers to stress the importance of how a particular moment in time may...

Son of Saul, a grim out-of-body experience at Auschwitz — a...

Son of Saul, the feature debut by Hungarian director László Nemes has an audacious premise: placing the viewer in the shoes of a member...

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...

Portrait of a Lady on Fire slays it for Florida Film...

Image used with permission from Neon I'm really proud to see that The Florida Film Critics Circle really...

Oscar-nominated A War presents subtle anti-war message — a film review

The Oscar-nominated film from Danish writer-director Tobias Lindhol, A War (Krigen) probably stands as the most subdued entry into the mix of foreign language films...

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...