Monday, January 21 2013
When you think outside the box, it's amazing how novel and inventive your thoughts become. Same applies in film. These examples of beyond the mainstream moviemaking shine as creative and experimental entertainments.
Thursday, June 14 2012
Natalia Almada's superb El Velador (The Night Watchman) shows the labor of death, the construction and care of mausoleums, the difficulty of living with loss.
Monday, July 19 2010
Mixing mythic memories with present-day verité, El General considers how history is made, in gaps between aspirations and effects. The result is a remarkable documentary, provocative and impressionistic, based on questions rather than assertions.