https://youtu.be/NWUmDWiP1CY Tribeca 2021 took place Wednesday, June 9th and went until Sunday June 20th. Want to know what we saw or what we each thought the best films were? Reference the Letterboxd Links below! Matthew's List | Taylor's List | … Continue reading.
Episode 111: Doc Talk Part 5: Hot Docs 2021 / Audible / Archipelago / A River Runs, Turns, Erases, Replaces
"In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director."Alfred Hitchcock Links: Apple Podcasts | Castbox | Google Podcasts | LibSyn | Spotify | Stitcher | YouTube On Episode 111 of Drink in the Movies Michael … Continue reading.
Episode 110: Rescreening Short Cuts
“People have asked me throughout the years which directors have influenced me. I don't know their names, because I was mostly influenced when I'd see a film and think, "Man, I want to be sure to never do anything like … Continue reading.
Episode 108: Rescreening Donkey Skin
"There's a bit of happiness in simply wanting happiness."Jacques Demy This week on Drink in the Movies Michael & Taylor Rescreen Jacques Demy's Donkey Skin and provide a First Impression of the next Rescreening episode title, Robert Altman's Short Cuts. … Continue reading.
Written by Maria Manuella Pache de Athayde 90/100 Mr. SOUL! is a remarkable documentary. It tells the us the story of a variety program and its host Ellis Haizlip, an openly gay Black man, during the late 1960s early 1970s. … Continue reading.
My Mexican Bretzel
Written by Maria Manuella Pache de Athayde 80/100 During the past few months I have developed a love for documentary filmmaking, but this “documentary” is unlike any other I’ve seen so far. From the opening title card which reads … Continue reading.
The Empty Man
Written by Taylor Baker 82/100 The Empty Man marks the first time since The Invisible Man that I've been to a theater this year to see a film that I had low expectations for and came out the other end of the auditorium … Continue reading.
Written by Taylor Baker 96/100 Visual Jazz. Chazelle assembles a first-rate series of high high's, high low's, low high's, and low low's. I couldn't agree more with everyone heaping praise upon the technical proficiency found aboundingly in this film. If … Continue reading.
Written by Michael Clawson 40/100 The characters of Karyn Kusama's "The Invitation" are stunningly resilient in uncomfortable situations, which the film has plenty of. It's the story of a man named Will and his girlfriend Kira attending a dinner party … Continue reading.
A Thousand Cuts
Written by Taylor Baker 85/100 "And we have a bomb threat, so that's a good sign." A Thousand Cuts as many have aptly pointed out feels unfinished, which is more a beauty mark than a blemish. It seems fitting that a … Continue reading.