Rick Famuyiwa
Reviews // 4 Articles
//Reviews

'Dope' and the Adventures of Nerds in the Hood
25 Jun 2015 // 4:50 AM

The kitchen-sink plotting of Rick Famuyiwa’s antic retro-nerd teen comedy borders on the desperate, but its brash, can’t-box-me-in spirit wins out in the end.

Our Family Wedding
11 Mar 2010 // 7:57 PM

That this idea of "our" is further reduced to the fathers' creates a very narrow, irritating, and unfunny vision of clashing "cultures."

//Mixed media
//Blogs

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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