The Museum of Modern Art’s fifth annual Film Benefit, to be held on December 3, will honor writer/director Quentin Tarantino, the iconic director whose 1994 film PULP FICTION defines the modern aesthetic of the American independent film. The Film Benefit will be highlighted by a special presentation recognizing Tarantino’s acclaimed directorial work, followed by a gala dinner. The Film Benefit raises funds to ensure that great works of cinema continue to join the collection of The Museum of Modern Art. Tarantino’s latest film, the nouveau Western DJANGO UNCHAINED, starring Jamie Foxx, Leonard Di Caprio, Salma Hayek and Matt Damon, will be released by The Weinstein Company on December 25, 2012. Expect it to be one of the most talked about films of the year.
PREVIEW: The G.I. FILM FESTIVAL 2017 ……..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
Graduation (“Bacalaureat“) (Cristian Mungiu, 2016) 4 out of 4 stars. The new film from Romanian director Cristian Mungiu (4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days) begins with a bang. Well, a crash, anyway, as a rock shatters the glass of … Continue reading
Their Finest (Lone Scherfig, 2017) 4 out of 4 stars. The worst thing about Their Finest is its generic title, which offers no indication of the magical whimsy within. Otherwise, it is a charming, bittersweet cinematic confection that tells the … Continue reading