The Academy Awards might not be until April, but Funny Boy, Canada’s Official Oscar Entry for Best International Film, comes out soon to get you ready for award show season.
coming of age
Keith Bearden is a prolific writer and director coming off of his new coming-of-age comedy, Antarctica. We caught up with him to talk about the movie and what inspired him to write it.
There are many coming-of-age films set in high schools that focus on different cliques: the mean girls, the nerds, the jocks, the theater kids, etc., but what Selah and the Spades dir. Tayarisha Poe makes clear from the first frame is: this is not that sort of movie. The cliques or factions are not a byproduct of the genre, but rather the foundation of the movie.
Middle school may have been the worst, but Bo Burnham’s new indie, coming-of-age story, ‘Eighth Grade’, definitely is not.
If you weren’t already aware R&B Veteran “Sammie” is back and is now signed to Empire Records.
Polish film The Lure is a movie ripe with intrigue and salaciousness, but it’s a movie with a heart, too.
Sea Foam, Guts, and Singing?