Archive for the ‘SXSW’ Category

SXSW 2019 Review: “Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins”

By Liz Lopez Rating: A Director Janice Engel’s feature documentary was screened during SXSW a few months ago and is easily one of my favorites from this year’s festival. I am not the only one to think so, as this film is an Audience Award Winner in the Festival Favorites category. Engel and Monique Zavistovski […]

SXSW 2019 Review: THE ART OF SELF-DEFENSE

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) This is a movie that truly captivated me and made me laugh at the same time. I definitely have a penchant for dark, twisted and quirky conedies that provoke their audiences, and this film certainly fits the bill. Not really a crowd-pleaser, The Art of Self-Defense […]

SXSW 2019 Critica De Cine: THE ART OF SELF-DEFENSE

The Art of Self-Defense” mezcla el humor y drama con gran elenco Por Liz Lopez ¿En alguna vez ha conocido una persona muy timido, dedicado a su carrera, inteligente pero le falta un poco de confianza o habilidad de interactuar socialmente? Si suena familiar, entonces este largometraje escrita y dirigida por Riley Stearns puede ser […]

SXSW 2019 Review: ADOPT A HIGHWAY

By Jan Hamilton Synopsis Source: SXSW Participants After being released from prison following a twenty year sentence for a minor offense, an ex-con must learn to navigate the modern world while coming to terms with his own life which has moved on – all while caring for the abandoned baby he finds in a dumpster. […]

SXSW 2019 Review: BOYZ IN THE WOOD

By Mark Saldana Rating: 3.5 (Out of 4 Stars) Every year, SXSW usually has a wonderful assortment of great comedies, and this year was no exception. From the UK, comes this delightful, hilarious and biting comedy that pulls no punches and beautifully wallows in absurdity. A group of delinquents decide to participate in a special […]