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Sundance Review: Reagan Digs Deep Into The President But Comes Away With Little
Jarecki lingers a while in Reagan's early years but never gets at any fundamental truth about the man himself-- the glowing interviews
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-27
Sundance Interview: James Marsh Talks Project Nim And Criticizes Kevin Smith
I talked to Marsh in an excellent 20-minute conversation this afternoon, and I'm bringing you 10 minutes of it-- the least spoilery parts-- now, with the rest to come. Oh, and that bit in the headline about Kevin Smith?
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-27
Sundance Video Review: Resurrect Dead Is Low-Fi Documentary Fun
There are still plenty of movies to see, and plenty of exhausted delirium to drive though, which is exactly what Matt Patches and I did when we got up this morning to see Resurrect Dead
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-27
Sundance Review: Being Elmo Charms The Entire Festival
Anyone who grew up on Sesame Street and the Muppets-- and if you're younger than 50, you almost definitely did-- will grin involuntarily through Being Elmo
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-26
Sundance Video Blog: How To Die In Oregon
We had been warned about How to Die in Oregon, the documentary from director Peter Richardson about a topic both incendiary and heartbreaking: legal, doctor-assisted suicide
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich with Matt Patches 2011-01-26
Sundance Video Interview: Morgan Spurlock
OK, bear with me for a second while I tell you a confusing story. Morgan Spurlock, the documentarian behind Super Size Me, decided to make a documentary about product placement
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-26
Sundance Review: Page One Is A Riveting Year Inside The New York Times
It's hard to imagine a more fascinating time to check in on the newspaper industry, as advertising revenues continue to decline, major papers continue shutting their doors
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-26
Sundance Video Review: Life In A Day Is Way More Than The YouTube Movie
The result is so, so much better than what you might expect from a collection of YouTube movies, both because they clearly sought out excellent photographers to capture their surroundings
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-26
Sundance Review: Take Shelter Is An Unsettling, Gripping American Original
It's a strange and often inscrutable movie, and will be a tough sell for distribution even for indie audiences, but it's the kind of thing you've got to check out if given the chance.
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-25
Sundance Video Review: More Low-Budget Sci-Fi In Another Earth
Erin, who works for Popular Mechanics, was seeing it for the sci-fi elements, though she warned me ahead of time that the low-budget film was far more a character drama than space adventure
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-25
Sundance Review: Vera Farmiga Directs And Acts In The Terrific Higher Ground
She turns in a lyrical and heartfelt kind of coming-of-age story tinged with large questions about religion and family that never overpower the emotional central narrative
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-25
Sundance Video Blog Day Four: Cedar Rapids, Higher Ground And Troll Hunter
The only movie we had managed to see in common was Miguel Arteta's Cedar Rapids, a big Fox Searchlight release that's also opening in theaters February 11, so we talked about our fairly different reactions to that
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-25
Sundance Interview: Elizabeth Olsen Breaks Out With Two Festival Hits
I talked to her about making the leap into film, dealing with the media attention on her sisters, what she learned from Catherine Keener, and how she decided to go nude in Martha Marcy May Marlene
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-24
Sundance Review: Red State Is A Messy, Ambitious Disappointment
Smith's writing is still sharp and distinct, and when he hits on a good point in those moments the film perks up to life. Unfortunately the scenes generally go on and on from there
Sundance 2011 Katey Rich 2011-01-23
Kevin Smith Announces That Hit Somebody Will Be His Final Film
In the past year, things have been fairly tumultuous for Kevin Smith. The writer/director, who has one of the more active celebrity Twitter accounts, has been very vocal
Sundance 2011 Eric Eisenberg 2011-01-23
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