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More Characters Under the Sun: Miami International Film Festival Announces Changes to Three of its Competitions

In its 33rd iteration, Miami Dade College’s Miami International Film Festival is putting artistic talent at the forefront of all its competitions. Festival Director, Jaie Laplante announced changes to three of its competitions: the Knight Competition, the Lexus Ibero-American film competition as well as the short films selection. 504 more words


Independent movie theaters enhance community life in Miami

Miami is a surprising city, where a 45-floor modern building can rise next to an old church or an abandoned warehouse, where a luxury store can stand next to a small neglected house from the thirties and where big chain retailers are neighbors to… 322 more words


Godard's Goodbye to Language 3D affirms a master filmmaker's place in history of cinema -- a film review

Anyone who loves cinema — and I’m talking about visuals, sound and editing, with acting and narrative falling into fourth and fifth place — needs to see… 1,187 more words


University of Miami's Cosford Cinema to host Godard 35mm summer series

Though many great directors from the French New Wave have passed, it has been fascinating to have Jean-Luc Godard as long and productive as we have. 655 more words


12 years in the making: an interview follow-up with Samuel Beam of Iron and Wine

If I don’t seem to be writing that much about music here lately, it’s only because I’ve been doing it elsewhere. Below, you will find links to two pieces I recently wrote on… 394 more words


An interview with the director of 'the Act of Killing'; more in 'Miami New Times'

After the Act of Killing’s director Joshua Oppenheimer began talking with several survivors of a killing spree in Indonesia following a coup d’état that left over a million dead in 1965 at the hands of thugs drafted by the military to weed out accused communists, intellectuals and ethnic Chinese, he had no idea he would become friends with one of those killers. 756 more words


Phoenix - live - May 8, 2013 at the House of Blues in Orlando, Fla.

The other day we drove up to Orlando from Miami for a live show by Phoenix. Though not as impressed by their latest album… 520 more words