Tag: AFI Festival

2021 AFI Festival Review: Bruised

2021 AFI Festival Review: Bruised

Directed by Halle BerryWritten by Michelle RosenfarbStarring Halle Berry, Shamier Anderson, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Sheila Atim, Valentina Shevchenko, Danny Boy Jr.Plot:A disgraced MMA fighter finds redemption in the cage and the courage to face her demons when the son she had given up as an infant unexpectedly reenters her life. Before the film, Halle Berry … Continue reading 2021 AFI Festival Review: Bruised

2021 AFI FEST – Audience and Award Winners Announced

The 2021 AFI Film Festival has come to a close and awards were handed out for the best of the best from the festival. Check out the complete list of winners below. Grand Jury Prize – Animation LOVE, DAD (DIR Diana Cam Van Nguyen) Jury Statement: “For its melding of form and content that makes … Continue reading 2021 AFI FEST – Audience and Award Winners Announced

2021 AFI Festival Review: Juice Wrld: Into the Abyss and Jockey

2021 AFI Festival Review: Juice Wrld: Into the Abyss and Jockey

Juice Wrld: Into the Abyss Directed by Tommy OliverPlot: Exploring the life of late hip hop star Juice WRLD. I will admit going into this documentary, the only thing I knew about Juice World was that he was added to the long list of talented artists that couldn’t overcome their demons in life. He was … Continue reading 2021 AFI Festival Review: Juice Wrld: Into the Abyss and Jockey

AFI Fest: “Paris, 13th District” Review

AFI Fest: “Paris, 13th District” Review

-Allison McCulloch 105 mins. | France | 2021 Émilie (Lucie Wong) is in sales and explores a sexual relationship with Camille (Makita Samba), her roommate who is a professor who doesn’t want to be tied down. When Camille starts bringing over other girls, namely Stéphanie (Oceane Cairaty), Lucie tells her she must pay rent every … Continue reading AFI Fest: “Paris, 13th District” Review

2020 Best Supporting Actor

2020 Best Supporting Actor

As countdown the end of the year, it amazes me what a whirlwind of a year it has been, especially in the world of film. For the majority of 2020, movie theaters have been closed, streaming has become the new king, and we have witnessed a pandemic as this generation has yet to see. 2021 … Continue reading 2020 Best Supporting Actor