April 1, 2013 - 10:10am
Presenting the Oscar-nominated film of war and abduction.
We are very lucky.
February 21, 2013 - 11:30am
French film, pregnancies, and dealing with adulthood, all this week at the Floyd Theater.
It is another week in the ongoing spring semester, and all the young'uns are hard at work, studying away, earning that expensive sheet of paper that we were promised in high school would open All The Doors In The World to us but really won't do anything to get you out of that serving job...
February 12, 2013 - 10:52am
Three films from three continents in three days - all for free!
February is gearing up to be a good month for foreign film. We are smack in the middle of the French Film Festival at U of L, which we have discussed; the Oscars are coming up, which will showcase a number of excellent foreign films, both shorts and features; and, most excitingly, within then next...
February 7, 2013 - 11:45am
Features, shorts, documentaries, and student films all to be showcased at this years's Jewish Film Festival.
Judaism is a very interesting religion – precisely because it transcends religion: it is an identity. A heritage. Something to be proud of. I know an atheistic Jews who embraces her Jewishness, and I know a convert to the religion who loves to expound upon its merits and tenets at parties (he...
February 7, 2013 - 11:15am
The French Film Festival continues with Finland's submission to consideration for this year's Best Foreign Language Film Oscar.
I went to France once. It was two and a half years ago. That is a long time; it doesn't feel like quite so long – my memories are still quite vivid. It's the best trip I've ever taken. France is beautiful. I was there for three weeks: two in Montpellier, in the south, near the...