ARCHIVES

Driving upstate and the world ends, “Save yourselves!”

Sunita Mani, John Reynolds and Ben Sinclair
Keshet Studios; Last Rodeo Studios; Washington Square Films
Directed by Alex Huston Fischer and Eleanor Wilson

“Save Yourselves” is a blend of indie relationship comedy, social commentary, and sci-fi/horror that is a unique and quirky little pleasure to help get you through the chaotic year that is 2020. As Kyoshi Kurosawa did so well in his prophetic 2001 Japanese horror film “Kairo” (“Pulse”), this film warns against the dangers of disconnecting; from the world, from our families, and from ourselves. Too ... more >

Chilean film The Maid debuts in U.S.

Director Sebastian Silva's new film impressed audiences

Latin America as a matriarchal society is a reality that’s alive and well in director Sebastian Silva’s ‘The Maid’ (La Nana). Raquel (Catalina Saveedra) has been a live-in maid for twenty-five years with the Valdes family, an outpost of affluence based in the Chilean capital. And from the looks and sounds of it in ‘The maid,’ women not only rule the coop but fathers are relegated to merely ... more >