Currently Browsing: November 20, 2014

A GIRL WALKS HOME…

Full Title = A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night Weird and exhilarating vampire film set in a mythical Iranian nightscape called “Bad City” (although it was actually filmed outside LA). “The Girl” (Sheila Vand) prowls the dark streets of Bad City covered by her black chador, preying on low life scum. Then she meets “Arash” […]

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BAD HAIR

Writer/Director Mariana Rondón’s coming-of-age film Pelo Malo (also known as Bad Hair) is a Venezuelan tale about a boy in search of his identity. Originally screened in the at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival, the film tackling homophobia, racism and poverty is worth the watch. (BKP: 4/5) Review by Managing Editor Brigid K. Presecky Set […]

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FOOD CHAINS

Opens tomorrow in NYC. Review coming soon.

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STONES IN THE SUN

Opens tomorrow in NYC. Review coming soon.

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THE SLEEPWALKER

Review of The Sleepwalker by Associate Editor Brigid K. Presecky Mona Fastvold’s thriller The Sleepwalker tells the ominous story of two-half sisters and the eerie unfolding of their family secrets. The dreary indie film begins with “Kaia” (Gitte Witt) and her boyfriend “Andrew” (Christopher Abbott) living in an inherited estate centered in the woodlands of […]

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