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Thursday, March 17 2011

SXSW Film Festival Day 4: Another Earth and The Dish & The Spoon

Another Earth is an absorbing sci-fi drama/romance that the less you know about, the better. If you were lucky enough to have seen Moon without knowing anything about it, this is like that.


Monday, March 15 2010

Alexander the Last

Swanberg continues to explore the perils to young love that lurk around every corner.


Thursday, March 19 2009

Alexander the Last

In this collaboration between IFC and SXSW starring Justin Rice from indie rock band Bishop Allen, questions of what's real or fake color the characters' experiences.


Tuesday, December 2 2008

Hannah Takes the Stairs

The 'mumblecore' approach may alienate those expecting a glossy indie, but it's a welcome respite from the typical costume dramas and crime epics.


Friday, October 10 2008

Nights and Weekends

In brief scenes, lovely or tense, mostly unresolved, Nights and Weekends indicates a slow, almost imperceptible evolution in the relationship.


Thursday, June 12 2008

Baghead

The Duplass brothers' Baghead is a mumblecoreish meditation on the increasingly permeable boundaries between movies and life.


Wednesday, September 12 2007

LOL

Born out of ideas batted back and forth via computer, Blackberry, cellphone, video, etc., and then filmed in the same sort of manner that people use webcams or their cellphones, LOL emerges.


Monday, September 3 2007

Quiet City

This may be the most remarkable thing about Aaron Katz's Quiet City, its patience.


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