What’s Screening: October 30 – November 5

It's autumn, so things are cooling down a bit festival-wise. Only three this week. Japanese Horror Week continues, appropriately, through Halloween Although it's mostly over, the 3rd i South Asian Film Festival will have one more day of screenings on Sunday. Doc Stories starts Thursday. D Othello, Rafael, Sunday Orson Welles and William Shakespeare often … Continue reading What’s Screening: October 30 – November 5

Searching for the root of all evil: My review of Experimenter

A- Biopic Written and directed by Michael Almereyda Why do so many people do what they're told, even when the orders given to them are manifestly immoral? That's what social phycologist Stanley Milgram set out to discover in the early 1960s. His testing methods were controversial, but his results could not be ignored. Michael Almereyda's engaging … Continue reading Searching for the root of all evil: My review of Experimenter