Category: Published Stories

BRIGSBY BEAR Film Review

Now playing at the Landmark Theater In lower Manhattan Directed by Dave McCary Written by Kevin Costello and Kyle Mooney Starring Kyle Mooney, Beck Bennett, Claire Danes, Mark Hamill, Jane Adams, Jorge Lendeborg Jr., Greg Kinnear, Kate Lyn Sheil, Ryan…

Meet the Real People of DETROIT

YouTube Vignettes Courtesy Annapurna Pictures The verisimilitude of the film is stunning and audiences will feel as if they are eye witnesses. A report of gunshots near a National Guard staging area during the week of a violent urban uprising…

DETROIT Film Review

DETROIT belongs to that pantheon of films – narrative as well as documentary – successfully addressing, or earnestly trying to address, the enormity of America’s racist and bigoted nature. This reviewer believes the challenges and risks are greater for commercial…

THE SKYJACKER’S TALE Director’s Interview: Should Director Jamie Kastner’s 2017 Film Make Him the Swashbuckling Film Director of 2007?

Bravura story telling by Canadian Director Jamie Kastner about Ishmael Muslim Ali, one of four men convicted of murdering eight people at a swank golf course in St. Croix , U.S. Virgin Islands, 1972, and who 12 years later hijacked an American Airlines passenger jet to Cuba where, after a short stay in an island prison, was granted political asylum.

THE SKYJACKERS TALE Film Review

  Director Jamie Kastner’s tour de force opened in New York City June 30, New Orleans four days ago and is scheduled for Santa Monica three days from now, so, the late publishing of this review back here in the…

New York Asian America Film Festival 2017

loading classifieds…   By Gregg Morris, June 20, 2017 Film Society Of Lincoln Center and Subway Cinema Announce Updated Awardees And Special Guests For 16th New York Asian Film Festival DUAN Yihong and GANG Dong-won to receive Star Asia Award,…