Paula has worked as a journalist/producer for outlets such as CBS Radio, ABC Radio, and a film and theater reviewer for the Detroit Metro Times. She currently lives in the San Francisco Bay Area working as a freelance journalist, website writer and documentary filmmaker.
Writes in: Art & Architecture, Books & CDs, Destinations, Etc, and Film.
A relatively quick and easy drive from the San Francisco Bay Area is Carmel, a quintessential charming California town, with definite hints of affluence. Although Carmel is sleepy in comparison to nearby Monterey and the Bay Area, it still has ...
Directed by PJ HoganStarring: Toni Collette, Anthony LaPaglia, Rebecca Gibney, Liev SchrieberRun Time: 116 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Rated
Director PJ Hogan delivers his latest film, "Mental", with the same off-beat yet thoroughly entertaining sensibilities that he ...
Daniel Day-Lewis portraying the president in Spielberg's "Lincoln"
Directed by Steven SpielbergWritten by Tony KushnerStarring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Tommy Lee Jones, David StrathairnLanguage: EnglishRun Time: 120 minRating: Rated PG-13
Fresh on the heels of what seemed like a ...
Gillian Anderson as the sister in Ursula Meier's film
Sister (L'enfant d'en haut)
Director: Ursula MeierWriters: Ursula Meier, Antoine JaccoudStarring: Kacey Mottet Klein, Lea Seydoux, Gillian AndersonLanguage: French with English subtitlesRun Time: 97 min
French-Swiss director Ursula Meier drew ...
Angela Davis being interviewed
Black Power Mixtape
Writer and Director: Göran OlssenStarring: Angela Davis, Stokely Carmicael, Bobby Seale, Danny GloverRun Time: 100 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Rated
Recently rediscovered audio and video footage from a Swedish news agency of interviews ...
El Bulli: Cooking in Progress
Director: Gereon WetzelStarring: Ferran AdriaLanguage: Catalan with English subtitlesRun Time: 108 minutes
Later this month will mark the end of a culinary era as renowned chef Ferran Adria closes El Bulli, which many ...
Directed by Azazel JacobsWritten by Patrick DeWittStarring: John C. Reilly, Jacob WysockiRun Time: 105 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated R
There are those of us who are not so easily amused by the onslaught of the big Hollywood ...
Circumstance, one of the new films by new director Maryam Keshavarz
New Directors/New Films: A Cinematic Rite of Passage
Showcasing and celebrating the premier films of some of the world's most exciting and promising new director talent is ...
And the Award Goes to ... Who Cares?
Before getting into an overview of the awards season in general, let's get the elephant out the room that is the disappointing Oscar show Sunday night. In fact, bringing an ...
We Are What We Are (Somos Lo Que Hay)
Written and directed by Jorge Michel GrauStarring: Adrian Aguirre, Miriam BalderasRun Time: 90 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated RSpanish, with English subtitles
The Family that Kills and Eats Together
In his ...