2023 Slamdance Film Festival: Silent Love Review

Directed by Marek Kozakiewicz The tender yet harrowing new documentary Silent Love takes a fascinating and visceral approach to presenting the lives of real people on film. There are no voice-overs or narrations here, no talking heads popping up giving us statistics and facts about the scourge of homophobia in Poland. Instead, the camera functions... Continue Reading →

Scott’s Top 5 Films of 2022

As 2022 comes to a close, I once again relish the opportunity to join every other critic in the world in preparing a list of the best films the year had to offer. Overall, 2022 felt like a rather strong cinematic year with some innovative and original films that provided me with that all too... Continue Reading →

All the Beauty and the Bloodshed Review

All the Beauty and the Bloodshed is simply staggering, a refreshingly angry film that sidesteps nearly every convention of typical documentary filmmaking to tell a unique life story. Walking in to the theater, I knew I was in capable hands with director Laura Poitras (Oscar winning director of Citizenfour) at the helm, but I couldn’t... Continue Reading →

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