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Day 8 @ MSPIFF 2015: 'Girlhood' Reviewed

There are longueurs that occur throughout French director Céline Sciamma’s new drama Girlhood almost as if on a schedule. These moments feature the central character Marieme (Karidja Toure) seemingly soaking in a privileged moment in isolation from her environment, from her social life, from her responsibilities. 472 more words


Album Review: Bladecatcher - "Obverse" (EP)

If you’re not familiar with Eric Henderson—or his more ominous, truncated moniker, “E.”—a look through his back catalogue can be just a tad intimidating. Over the years, the Colorado-based multi-instrumentalist’s been involved in no less than… 387 more words

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Day 4 @ MSPIFF 2015: 'Clouds Of Sils Maria' Reviewed

Of all the contemporary name-brand directors on the festival circuit today, Olivier Assayas may be one of the most enigmatic. His films usually play with a high degree of clarity, though just as often it may be difficult to discern exactly where he’s going with his material. 545 more words


Day 3 @ MSPIFF 2015: 'Virtuosity' Reviewed

Allow me a personal indulgence. One year ago this month, I auditioned in MacPhail School of Music’s concerto competition. It was the first time I’d tried out for anything on piano since high school. 653 more words


Movie Blog: 'Friday The 13th' Ranked, From Worst To Best

It isn’t so very often that we get two Friday the 13th months in a row. You don’t have to be superstitious to perk up whenever the fateful date approaches. 1,305 more words


Movie Blog: Your 2015 Oscar Pool Cheat Sheet

So why is it so incredibly easy these days to predict the acting categories and yet so increasingly precarious to discern what’s going to win the top award? 2,620 more words