Wednesday, July 30, 2014

God Grew Tired of Us

Great film about a group of guys from Sudan who come to the US. They've never used electricity, eaten junk food; it's heart-warming and fascinating. They've also been through a lot before this point...

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Alive Inside

A clip from this film had gone viral via Reddit and YouTube; I re-watched it the other night for no particular reason and subsequently realized that the full feature was playing in NYC for a few days.

So I went and saw it and teared up a few times. For me it was a very moving film.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

THE SHORT GAME - Official Trailer

Personally I'm not that interested in golf, but the personalities of the kids who compete in this film captivated me.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Far Out Isn't Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story

Here we get to know a French illustrator/cartoonist who experienced Germany under Hitler, became a noted children's book illustrator, then was ostracized because he also did erotic art. His art's amazing and he's fascinating.