The Thorn in the Heart (L’épine dans le coeur)
//Features

The Best Independent / International Films of 2010 | 2 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters launches our six-day look at 2010's best film, TV and DVDs by spotlighting the 25 best indie and international films of the year, highlighted by a host of superb documentaries, a stellar film from China and one of the finest works of "hillbilly noir" ever.

//Reviews

The Thorn in the Heart (L'épine dans le coeur) | 1 Apr 2010 // 11:08 PM

The film watches mother and son looking back, their interconnected but also disparate processes made visible in interviews, home movies, and reenactments.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Fave Five: Alpine

// Sound Affects

"Australian sextet Alpine's newest album is a fantastic expansion of their joyous pop sound, but two members give us five records apiece that helped define their unique musical identities.

READ the article