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Q&A: The British Invade California Solo

Posted Jan 27, 2012, by Jeff Hanson

Q&A: The British Invade California Solo

Marshall Lewy premiered more than his film, California Solo, at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. As he came out to welcome an…

For a Good Time, Call… Rings in a New Dimension of Female Storytelling

Posted Jan 27, 2012, by Claiborne Smith

For A Good Time, Call... Rings in a New Dimension of Female Storytelling

The buzz about Jamie Travis’ feature debut, For a Good Time, Call..., is that it’s a comedy starring raunchy women. That’s…

Tainted Love: Sexual Transgression and Off-Kilter Romance Turn Up Early and Often at Sundance 2012

Posted Jan 27, 2012, by Claiborne Smith

Tainted Love: Sexual Transgression and Off-Kilter Romance Turn Up Early and Often at Sundance 2012

Love is so difficult to attain, and so elusive to keep, that it seems warranted to ask whether filmmakers who pile all manner…

Alice Rohrwacher’s Corpo Celeste Explores the Perilous Intersection of Faith and Adolescence

Posted Jan 26, 2012, by Claiborne Smith

Alice Rohrwacher’s Corpo Celeste Explores the Perilous Intersection of Faith and Adolescence

It’s not technically true that Marta, the meek but intent girl at the heart of Alice Rohrwacher’s Corpo Celeste, is in every…

Vera Farmiga and David Duchovny Headline the Stoner Coming-of-Age Saga, Goats

Posted Jan 25, 2012, by Jeff Hansen

Vera Farmiga and David Duchovny Headline the Stoner Coming-of-Age Saga, GOATS

Coming-of-age stories in film are as ubiquitous as the human condition itself. But rarely does such a story come together as…

Parker Posey Offers a Tough Loving Assessment of the State of Indie Film

Posted Jan 25, 2012, by Eric Hynes

Parker Posey Offers a Tough Loving Assessment of the State of Indie Film and Her Role as its Truth-Telling Human Embodiment

Erstwhile Indie Queen, sardonic girl next door and trailblazer for a generation of quirked-out Emmas, Kats and Zooeys -- Parker…

Bruce Willis and Rebecca Hall Double-Down for Stephen Frears’ Lay the Favorite

Posted Jan 24, 2012, by Eric Hynes

Bruce Willis and Rebecca Hall Double-Down for Stephen Frears’ Lay the Favorite

Celebrated filmmaker Stephen Frears was positively giddy about introducing the world premiere of his latest film, Lay the…

Lizzy Caplan Takes Sundance by Storm with Breakout Roles in Bachelorette and Save the Date

Posted Jan 24, 2012, by Eric Hynes

Lizzy Caplan Takes Sundance by Storm with Breakout Roles in Bachelorette and Save the Date

Lizzy Caplan is a woman on the verge of stardom. Just don’t tell Lizzy Caplan. With two high-profile, markedly different films…

Spike Lee Returns to Sundance (and His Old Brooklyn Stomping Ground) with Red Hook Summer

Posted Jan 23, 2012, by Eric Hynes

Spike Lee Returns to Sundance (and His Old Brooklyn Stomping Ground) with Red Hook Summer

On screen and off, Spike Lee always makes it interesting. Returning to Sundance with the entertaining and explosive Red Hook…

Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg Mine Their Bad Breakups in Celeste and Jesse Forever

Posted Jan 22, 2012, by Eric Hynes

Rashida Jones and Andy Samberg Mine Their Bad Breakups in Celeste and Jesse Forever

Some of the brightest young inhabitants of Hollywood’s thriving comedy community were on hand for the world premiere of Celeste…

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