The Vermin Supreme Winter Showcase; Poetry Book & Broadside Fair and book sale; Wrap Around Cupcake Reception and more art; “The Sound of Cracking Bones” staged reading; Video Game Orchestra concert, jazz and classical; and Vintage Holiday Film Program.
“Moana” is Disney once again branching out, reaching past its own barriers and trying to create something singular that will stand out and become timeless.
French filmmakers and naturalists Jacques Perrin and Jacques Cluzaud, who wowed audiences with their “how did they get those shots” documentaries “Winged Migration” (2001) and “Oceans” (2009), are back at it – and impressively so – with “Seasons.”
In just her second feature film, “The Edge of Seventeen,” director and writer Kelly Fremon Craig has made one of the greatest coming-of-age films of the past 20 years. We asked her how she did it.
As someone with firsthand experience: Being a teenage girl is hard. Filmmakers have tried to capture this truth with varying success, but few have achieved the authenticity of filmmaker Kelly Fremon Craig and her confident and emotive “The Edge of Seventeen.”
We on the coasts scratch our head why Donald Trump won the presidency, slow to realize the cold sting of disenfranchisement as a powerful motivator. Here are seven films that delve into the psyche of the dislocated white male.
“Loving” doesn’t come out grandstanding about racism and hate, despite telling of the injustice against an interracial couple who wedded in 1953, but instead moves in small wispy strokes around casting that is nothing short of inspired.
War drama “Hacksaw Ridge” will satisfy Andrew Garfield fans, Mel Gibson supporters or war movie connoisseurs but little more, as a conflicted Gibson, returning to directing, paints a picture of nonviolence in gleeful slow-motion sequences of violence and bloodiness.
For all their power and pop, Marvel’s comic book tales of the übermensch are pretty pat affairs. “Doctor Strange,” while not as fresh and sassy as “Guardians of the Galaxy,” it is a piquant changeup for fans finding the “Avengers” series getting long in the tooth.
Park Chan-wook’s sensual psychodrama “The Handmaiden” begins in the epic bowels of conflict and strife, but it’s truly a cloistered affair where nothing is as it seems, growing […]