Alibi V.22 No.24 • June 13-19, 2013

Before Midnight

Third-time-around romance takes long hard look at life and love

Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy return for third outing as talkative lovers in Before Midnight

news

Who is Reies López Tijerina?

A reappraisal of a folk hero

Academic and author David Correia looks to the land grant movement’s future by first examining the problematic legacy and cult of personality surrounding New Mexican folk hero Reies López Tijerina.

art

Memories Into Memoirs

Writers workshop returns to Las Vegas

Pick a memory, any memory. Climbing a tree at age 10. The fender-bender you tried to hide from your parents right after you got your license. Walking along a dirt road beside a field of wildflowers under a vivid, kaleidoscopic sunset.

food

Saturday Feast

Sampling the wares at the Downtown Growers Market

Ari LeVaux fills his belly at the Downtown Growers Market.

Don’t Call Them Donuts

The secrets of the sesame ball

Explore the history of this Chinese treat and find out where to get the best ones in Albuquerque.

film

Reel World

The annual 48 Hour Film Fest takes over Albuquerque July 12-14. Teams of filmmakers will have just two days to write, direct, edit and premiere their short films. Space is limited and early bird registration ends on Monday.

TV News

Tiny tidbits from around the dial

Idiot Box: News bites from around the dial

music

Sonic Reducer

This week we listened to new releases by Piñata Protest, Bass Drum of Death and Little Children.

Alibi V.22 No.23 • June 6-12, 2013

Mixed Plate

Scalo Northern Italian Grill

Ari LeVaux finds delicious Italian fare at Scalo, even if the sea bass is an impostor.

news

film

Love Is All You Need

Danish-Italian (and a wee bit Irish) romance is beautifully realistic

Pierce Brosnan stops by Italy to romance a broken-hearted mother of the bride in the exotic rom-com Love Is All You Need.

Reel World

Longtime, lo-fi, punk rock, husband-and-wife filmmaking duo Jon Moritsugu and Amy Davis have completed work on their first feature in 10 years. Writer-director Moritsugu and writer-actress Davis moved to Santa Fe several years ago and have been fine-tuning the sci-fi-horror freakout known as Pig Death Machine ever since.

“Aaaand Cut!”

“Race to the Scene” on Reelz and “The Hero” on TNT

Reelz’ “Race to the Scene” and TNT’ “The Hero” compete to be movie stunt competitions

food

Bite-sized Roundup

Our monthly sampler platter of news from around the state

A sampler platter of food news from around the state.

music

Old Neon and Mercury Rising

Rockabilly on the Route serves up sonic sizzle

Music writer Captain America illuminates this weekend’s inaugural Rockabilly on the Route fest. Head out to Tucumcari for Wanda Jackson, classic cars, a pin-up contest and more.

Sonic Reducer

This week, we listened to new releases from Daft Punk, The Handsome Family and Pornography.

art

Alibi V.22 No.22 • May 30-June 5, 2013

Infinitely More Mr. Nice Guy

Alice Cooper talks Hollywood Vampires, God, golf and Marilyn Manson

We’re not worthy, but Alice Cooper graced us with some effervescent conversation anyway.

news

film

Latino Film Fest Speaks Our Language

Translating the experience of ¡Cine Magnífico!

Instituto Cervantes of Albuquerque, the University of New Mexico Latin American and Iberian Institute and the National Hispanic Cultural Center present the first ever ¡Cine Magnífico! Latino Film Festival.

First-Year Fest Fills Screens

Scanning the Albuquerque Film & Media Experience

The inaugural Albuquerque Film & Media Experience, ostensibly a film festival, adds a welter of panel discussions, performance art, art exhibits, a food tasting, music concerts, parties and more to the usual mix of film premieres

America Love Family

“Arrested Development” on Netflix

Netflix gives viewers all the Bluth they can handle with 15 new episodes of “Arrested Development.”

music

art

Springtime for a Hit

A dynamic Producers pleases

Musical mayhem comes to the Albuquerque Little Theatre stage with The Producers

food

The Next Level?

The view from Ibiza

Rooftop bar and tapas restaurant offers a fun atmosphere, but doesn’t quite justify its cost.