February 4, 2013 - 10:26am
The 15th Annual Louisville Jewish Film Festival strives to show the richness and diversity of the Jewish experience by presenting the best contemporary international films. Through feature films, shorts, documentaries and student films, as well as conversations with guest speakers, the festival...
February 1, 2013 - 4:32pm
Village 8 Louisville Exclusives presents 'The Central Park Five'
The new documentary by Ken Burns about prejudice and injustice in the legal system.
It would be a cliché to talk about how, despite the progress that has been made, prejudice is still an unfortunate fact of our society. It would also be a cliché to talk about the problems in our justice system. Thus, imagine how unoriginal it would be to talk about how prejudice can inform and...
February 1, 2013 - 11:15am
Midnights at the Baxter presents 'Groundhog Day'
What would you do if you had to relive the same day over and over and over and over and over and over and over and over and over?
How 'bout this weather, eh? Been on Facebook recently? That's where you can find all the latest weather news and updates. Or, you know, you could step outside. But this is 2013 – why go out when everything is at your fingertips via the internet? It's snowing right now. (Maybe not...
February 1, 2013 - 11:15am
The Floyd Theater presents 'The Perks of Being a Wallflower'
Stephen Chbosky's young adult novel comes to life on the big screen this weekend at the Floyd
I was introduced to a book in my late teens: Stephen Chbosky's The Perks of Being a Wallflower. It was a fast read – it only took me two days or so – and it was incredible to my young mind. It was, of course, written for my age group: awkward teenagers. Of course, as I was raised...
January 31, 2013 - 1:24pm
The Louisville Film Society presents Nickelodeon Nights
Harking back to the early days of film exhibition, check out the Dreamland Film Center this weekend for a collection of short films.
If you are of my generation, any mention of Nickelodeon immediately brings to mind Saturday mornings vegging out in front of the television, taking in what many of you continue to swear was some of the finest animated children's programming ever to exist. Shows like Doug and Hey Arnold and The...