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.
REPORT ON THE SOUTH BY SOUTHWEST……..One Millennial. One Baby Boomer. Two totally different perspectives. Perspectives that cross not only generations – but styles, tastes, passions, interests, and impressions. The duo offers you impressions of not just films, but of the film … Continue reading
Wilson (Craig Johnson, 2017) 2 out of 4 stars From Craig Johnson, director of the delightfully offbeat, tragicomic The Skeleton Twins, in 2014, comes Wilson, still offbeat and tragicomic, though far less delightfully so. Based on a series of comics … Continue reading
Asghar Farhadi, an Iranian writer-director with a knack for profound dramas (“About Elly”, “A Separation”, “The Past”), returns with “The Salesman”, another heartfelt story branded with uncomfortable dualities. The nature of this tale, set and shot in Tehran, will make … Continue reading