- Screen Reviews
- August 21, 2018
Groundbreaking all women reggae-infused punk group the Slits finally get the documentary treatment.
AFI Fest 2017 just wrapped up in Hollywood. Lily and Generoso Fierro review the 22 new feature films that they selected from this year’s eclectic festival program.
If you think Lawrence of Arabia has too much sand, then you might think this documentary has too much Brian Wilson. Rein in the impulse to fast forward and learn a bunch about the most cerebral Beach Boy.
Wavvves (Fat Possum). Review by Matthew Moyer.
Now or Heaven (Merge). Review by Andrew Coulon.
Catherine Avenue (Love Minus Zero Recordings). Review by Matthew Moyer.
PBS contributors assemble eyewitness accounts and flash photography to give an overlooked West Coast jazz scene its day in the sun, and their Harlem of the West makes Matthew Moyer a happy kid indeed in the eye candy store.
Ordinary Days (Little Scrubby). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Various Artists (Credit). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Tales of Gross Pollution (Disaster). Review by James Greene, Jr..
The journey to japanned begins for Gregory Schaefer, in a U-Haul to L.A., chased by the devil, and in Japan, between showers at McDonald’s.
Chuck Bantam has got a little piece of advice for old Mother Earth. Just a small, simple request.
Radio Waves (Milan Entertainment). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
For a masochist like myself, living in such a sunny climate might be the end of me…..I would start preaching on street-corners, and recruiting young girls to become my henchmen, my right-hand….well, not men, I guess……right-hand girls, yeah, girls…..my right-hand girls in the most ingenious plans ever laid out!