1911 Revolution

Jackie Chan (center) in "1911 Revolution" 1911 Revolution Directed by Jackie Chan, Zhang LiStarring Winston Chao, Jackie Chan, Joan Chen Subtitled in English and Mandarin Not yet MPAA rated Run time: 125 minutes Perhaps not until a country  ...

Shame

Shame (2011) "Shame" is screening at the New York Film Festival on Sunday, October 9, 2011. Directed by: Steve McQueenStarring: Michael Fassbender, Carey Mulligan, James Badge DaleMPAA rating: Not yet rated (but NC-17 in all likelihood)Run Time: 99  ...

Miss Bala

Miss Bala (2011) http://www.missbala.com/ Miss Bala is screening at the New York Film Festival on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2, 2011. Miss Bala opens with the camera following the story's heroine from behind with her face  ...

We Were Here

Photo Credit: Crawford Barton We Were Here (2011) Directed by: David WeissmanMPAA Rating: Not ratedRun Time: 90 minutes http://wewereherefilm.com The gay community of San Francisco has been well documented in film over the years. From The Times of  ...

Black Power Mixtape

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  ...

My Afternoons With Margueritte

My Afternoons With Margueritte (La tête en friche) Directed by Jean BeckerWritten by Jean Becker and Jean-Loup Dabadie, based on Marie-Sabine Roger's novelStarring Gérard Depardieu and Gisèle CasadesusIn French, with English subtitles Run Time: 86 minutes http://cohenmedia.net/main.html "My  ...

Mozart’s Sister

Mozart's Sister Written and Directed by René FéretStarring: Marie Féret, Marc Barbé, Delphine Chuillot, David MoreauMPAA Rating: Not Ratedwww.mozartssister.com The Mozart Family Among the Royals by Renata Polt "Mozart's Sister," written, directed, and produced by French director  ...

Higher Ground

Dagmara Dominczyk (left) and Vera Farmiga in a scene from "Higher Ground" Higher Ground Directed by Vera FarmigaWritten by Carolyn S. Briggs and Tim Metcalf, based "This Dark World," a memoir by BriggsStarring: Vera Farmiga, Joshua Leonard, John  ...

Amigo

Amigo Written and directed by John SaylesStarring: Joel Torre, Chris Cooper, Yul Vásquez, Ronnie Lazaro, Garret Dillahunt and DJ Qualls Run Time: 128 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Ratedwww3.amigomovie.com/(See trailer below.) Believe it or not, "Amigo" comes in four languages  ...

The Help

The Help Directed by: Tate TaylorWritten by: Tate Taylor and Kathryn StockettStarring: Emma Stone, Viola Davis, Bryce Dallas Howard, Octavia Spencer, Allison Janney, Jessica Chastain, Sissy SpacekRunning time: 137 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated G-13 I inhaled Kathryn Stockett's best-seller,  ...