The theme of the dance is alive in 3 feature films premiering at the Tribeca Film Festival. From Denmark comes BALLROOM DANCER, an intimate romance set against the World Latin American Dance Championship. BAM 150 goes behind the scenes of the famed Brooklyn Academy Of Music, which has been a prime showcase of modern dance for its 150 years; and FAME HIGH, an involving documentary that captures all the drama, competition, heartbreak and triumph among a group of struggling students at the Los Angeles Country High School For The Arts.
Grade: A- Greta Gerwig is one of the most underrated talents working in movies today. Not only has she given one great performance after another, but she’s also consistently taking on roles that define Generation Y. She acted as the … Continue reading
Dostoyevsky, Kant, Sartre and the standard Woody Allen May-December romance. Reaffirms Allen’s belief that intellect wins the ladies. Do you have a moral curfew? If you could go back in time, would you baby Hitler to save millions of … Continue reading
First-time director Maya Forbes uses her life story to craft a poignant tale of growing up with a manic depressive, father in Boston. Mark Ruffalo (“Foxcatcher”) delivers an Oscar-quality performance as Cam Stuart, the “polar bear”-a child’s way of saying … Continue reading