The conflicts depicted in film come in many forms—whether they be products of nature or purely circumstantial by just being in the right place at the right time. The Palm Springs International ShortFest presented a program of short films appropriatel... READ MORE
“What is an ocean but a multitude of drops?” is the question posed by the character of Adam Ewing in the 2012 science fiction drama Cloud Atlas. The film keeps this sentiment in mind as its elaborate plot unfolds, connecting various people across dif... READ MORE
Mom and Dad : Having an indie black comedy with a social commentary is a very unique cinematic endeavor, and director Brian Taylor’s Mom and Dad attempts to highlight the unique bond between parents and their young. The film sets the scene for a... READ MORE
Anecdotist by nature, film critic by choice. My favorite directors are Christopher Nolan, Wes Anderson, Makoto Shinkai, and pre-2010 Tim Burton (but I’m partial to most movies with clever velociraptors and weird-looking cats).