I have always struggled to articulate what it is about film that appeals to me so much, what it is that moves me about the movie going experience. I have always loved movies. From a very young age I’ve found the stories told by others to be wonderful, and silly, and profound, and touching, andContinue reading “On Being Better People, One Film at a Time”
Genius. Music. Transcendent. Piano. Virtuoso. Bent. Eccentric. Troubled. Magical. Yes.
Poignant. Tough. Powerful. Engrossing. Uncomfortable. True. Complex. Lasting. Evolution. Yes.
Thoughtful. Heavy. Journey. Rich. Subtle. Hue. Character. Taxi. Spirit. Yes.
Moving. Quiet. Sweet. Sad. Affection. Subtle. Cat. Caregiving. Relationships. Yes.
Beautiful. Uplifting. Optimistic. Joyous. Place. Bicycle. Change. Insight. Smart. YES.
Powerful. Humanity. Anger. Loud. Violence. Tolerance. Race. Heat. Community. Yes.
Intense. Beautiful. Relationships. Selfishness. Careless. Complex. Quiet. Fierce. Considered. Yes.
Sinister. Lion. Fate. Heart. Love. Creepy. Clowns. Globe. Sad. Yes.
Uncomfortable. Repellent. Immature. Acidic. Close. Portrait. Alcohol. Dolce. Empty. Yes.
Connection. Community. Youth. Hurt. Release. Emotional. Struggle. Bat. Rap. YES.
Snapshots. Observed. Vienna. Realistic. Deep. Conversations. Art. Gorgeous. Doorways. Yes.
Thorough. Heartfelt. Reverent. Honest. Real. Story. Writing. Life. Beauty. Yes.
Here it comes. Woo Hoo! The 16th Annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or more informally known here in town as Ebertfest, starts tomorrow evening. Technically it starts tonight, but that screening, at the University, is for students. It’s a good one though, the original The Taking of Pelham, One, Two, Three. Alas, we won’t beContinue reading “16th Annual Ebertfest”