Thursday, July 9, 2020

Celebrating Record Store Day 2015 — 5 Top Films featuring Record...

In honor of Record Store Day, which takes place this Saturday, April 18, today’s post is dedicated to the best films that feature record stores or...

2014’s 10 great records, including a rare masterpiece by Amen Dunes

More than ever this year Independent Ethos has drifted toward film over music. Even the “Miami New Times” and “Pure Honey” magazine, which in...

Father's Day Top 5 Dads in Independent Films

Father's Day is fast approaching, offering the perfect time to celebrate some of the best cinematic depictions of father figures in independent filmmaking. Unlike...

Romanian New Wave – 5 top films

Cinema is one of those art mediums that can succinctly introduce us to the zeitgeist of a particular country. Since the fall of the...

Some of the greatest films encountered in 2013

This year proved quite fruitful for worthwhile cinema experiences for this writer. So much so, I want to vary up my year-end list. There...

The Sounds of Film: 5 great soundtracks in Indie Films you...

Music is an essential component of filmmaking. It adds a layer of expression beyond words. A soundtrack (music or sounds), can envelop an audience...

Generation Revolution: The Top 5 Protest Songs from Latin America

The relationship between art and politics is a dynamic co-constitutive one. Art sparks the imagination of young people, unites visions and created a narrative...

My top movies of 2010

I decided the best time to reveal the best movies I saw last year is ahead of the Oscars®, as I am skipping the...