December 14, 2012 - 10:23am
The Louisville Film Society presents 'Music From the Big House' and 'Into the Ni
It's a musical double-feature at the Dreamland Film Center.
Music is a wonderful thing. As is film. The two go hand-in-hand. Film provides the visuals, but often relies on the music – or lack thereof, which is usually a conscious choice on the part of the filmmaker – to help set the mood. The best film scores will seamlessly integrate the music...
December 7, 2012 - 12:43pm
The Louisville Film Society presents 'The Wild World of Hasil Adkins' and 'Danci
It's a documentary double-feature at the Dreamland Film Center
Appalachia – it's just to the east of us. It's easy to forget this, living here in Louisville. In fact, it's easy to forget that we have a whole state attached to us, this state called Kentucky, and that we are a part of it, because we are just so different. Appalachia, though...
December 6, 2012 - 11:05am
The Louisville Film Society presents 'Sigur Rós: The Valtari Film Experiment'
The Dreamland Film Center screens videos from the new album by the world's greatest post-rock band.
What is your favorite song? I bet you can't answer it. I say this because I ask everybody. How many people have an answer to that question? Exactly zero. Seriously. I have not yet encountered a single person – and I really do ask everybody – who can identify a favorite song. “...
December 6, 2012 - 10:31am
The Louisville Film Society presents the Ben Sollee documentary 'Wooden Box'
See the story of Louisville's favorite cellist at the Dreamland Film Center.
I have a friend who lives in Utah – a terrible choice of a place to live, for many reasons, particularly if you aren't a Mormon (or even a Christian, for that matter). I keep telling him to move to Louisville. He's a musician, you see – a very talented guitarist – and his...
October 22, 2012 - 1:10pm
The Louisville Film Society presents 'Staring Into the Sun' and 'The Pierced Hea
Explore Ethiopia and Haiti with this duo of documentaries by Olivia Wyatt.
There are other worlds out there beyond the borders of our country. We tout ourselves as “the greatest nation in the world,” and with that comes a serious sense of nationalistic pride – and I'm not saying this is a good thing. It's one of the Seven Deadly Sins, after all....