Category Archives: Documentary

The Best So Far, Film in 2012

I see quite a few films every year, and while many are OK, just a few stand out, and a few are real stinkers. I won’t call out the worst ones here, or for that matter the average films, but … Continue reading

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Best Documentary films of 2011

I saw more documentary films in 2011 than ever before and here is a list of some of my favorites this year: Inside Job Senna Circo Tabloid Cave of Forgotten Dreams Project NIM Buck Page One Bill Cunningham New York … Continue reading

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Loft Film Festival

Don’t miss the second annual Loft Film Festival running now through Nov 17. A group of excellent films are on tap including: Melancholia We Need To Talk ABout Kevin Mozart’s Sister Being Elmo LoftFilmFest.com

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Senna

The excellent documentary “Senna” has just a few screenings left at the Loft Cinema, but if you miss those, make an effort to seek out this film on DVD. A crowd favorite at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, this documentary … Continue reading

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Kumare

Our definition of faith is both complex and frequently shifting. As human beings we often need to “believe” in something outside of our control. Few individuals don’t want to be led at some point in matters related to family, work … Continue reading

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“The Anatomy of Vince Guaraldi”

Who knew? For those of us raised on the classic “Peanuts” holiday specials of the early 1970’s, the iconic music of Vince Guaraldi was just great music that stuck in your head. As it turns out, the musician who created … Continue reading

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Tabloid

Director Errol Morris, famous for his documentaries like “The Thin Blue Line” and “The Fog of War,” has delivered another excellent film entitled, “Tabloid.” Telling the tale of the former model who was accused of kidnapping and sexually enslaving a … Continue reading

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