Thought the review should begin with succinct comments of praise for the film. Then the reviewer cuts to the chase.
Tag: new york film festivals
HOLIDAY Film Review
Main Slate Selections for This Year’s New York Film Festival
By Gregg W. Morris Thirty features include new films from Olivier Assayas, Bi Gan, Richard Billingham, Joel & Ethan Coen, Paul Dano, Claire Denis, Louis Garrel, Jean-Luc Godard, Ryûsuke Hamaguchi, Hong Sangsoo, Christophe Honoré, Barry Jenkins, Tamara Jenkins, Jia…
LITTLE WOODS Film Review, Tribeca Film Festival
Started working on this review as I was shaking off the willies from watching the perils facing the female characters in this superb movie, grisly yet eloquent if you can imagine, written and directed by Nia Dacosta primarily about two sisters whose fates seem to be repeatedly at risk no matter what they try to do or did do right.
DOC NYC Seventh Annual Festival Awards
The Islands and the Whales, Off the Rails, Short Beside Manner won Grand Jury Prizes. Death By a Thousand Cuts won Audience Award. Wrapping November 17, this past Thursday, the festival started November 10 at the IFC Center, SVA…