Why Barry Jenkins’ Second Home Is Miami’s Tiny, Eccentric, and Inspiring Borscht Film Festival

Why Barry Jenkins’ Second Home Is Miami’s Tiny, Eccentric, and Inspiring Borscht Film Festival As film nonprofits go, Miami’s Borscht Corp has a different way of doing things. Whether it’s buying a speedboat as the first step in fundraising for a feature, or “canceling” a secret party on social ...

Blu-ray Review: Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown and My Life with Pedro Almodóvar

I was introduced to the films of Pedro Almodóvar when I was about twelve years old almost entirely by accident. I don't remember the year exactly, though 1992 seems like a good guess based on the ...

Vote for Project of the Week: Will It Be ‘Or Die Trying,’ ‘Opuntia,’ ‘Devoti Tutti’ or ‘The Atom: A Love Affair’?

Vote for Project of the Week: Will It Be ‘Or Die Trying,’ ‘Opuntia,’ ‘Devoti Tutti’ or ‘The Atom: A Love Affair’? The winning filmmaker will become a candidate for June Project of the Month. That winner will be in the running for Project of the Year. The four projects up for this week’s Project of the Week are ...

‘Opuntia’ Tracks a 16th-Century Conquistador Who Became a Spiritual Explorer

‘Opuntia’ Tracks a 16th-Century Conquistador Who Became a Spiritual Explorer Here’s your daily dose of an indie film, web series, TV pilot, what-have-you in progress — at the end of the week, you’ll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a project ...