V.26 No.23 | 6/8/2017
Albuquerque Film & Music Experience continues and movies show in parks and plazas.
V.26 No.22 | 6/1/2017
The Wedding Plan
Israeli romantic comedy eschews romance and comedy, but still finds sympathy for its undaunted heroine
The Wedding Plan never fully convinces as a romantic comedy but has a certain charm and velocity that’s hard to escape.
Mix It Up
The Albuquerque Film & Music Experience returns, while CineFesta Italia and a mixer for local filmmakers hit Santa Fe.
V.26 No.21 | 5/25/2017
Married couple cheat on the cheaters they’re cheating with in admirably drab domestic dramedy
Yo Dawg, I heard you like cheating, so I put cheating in your cheating so you can cheat on your cheater.
Politics on the Big Screen
All the King’s Men and the Feline Film Festival hit KiMo and “Writing and Imagining the Short Film” class happens at Arts Lab UNM.
V.26 No.20 | 5/18/2017
Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer
Richard Gere commits to character in influence-peddling drama
If your attention span is sturdy enough and your interest in international business/Israeli politics strong enough to get you through a swamp of wordy details, Norman is worth catching for the committed character work of Richard Gere.
Attend “Indie Film Night" at the Albuquerque Museum, cuddle with a baby goat and enjoy a movie, and submit your film for 2017 NM Filmmakers Showcase.
V.26 No.19 | 5/11/2017
Feature: Film Guide
Sequels, Superheroes, Sharks, Spirits, Squirrels and Shoot-’Em-Ups
Summer film guide 2017
Use this guide to navigate the possibilities available to you at your local cineplex between Memorial Day and Labor Day.
Screening: a secret film in a secret location, "Max Headroom" in Santa Fe and a "capstone" project at Kimo.
V.26 No.18 | 5/4/2017
Unsettling Japanese horror-hybrid knows how to make skin crawl
Creepy makes the most of its long-simmering atmosphere of tension and dread, shying away from clear psychological and supernatural resolutions, to provide enough unwholesome suggestions to make you look askance at your fellow man.
See Rogue One on a big screen, Cinco de Mayo: La Batalla at the National Hispanic Cultural Center and limited-edition “tribute” posters for classic cult films at Tractor’s tap room.
V.26 No.17 | 4/27/2017
Gritty urban horror-drama contemplates the sad life of a vampire wannabe
Michael O’Shea’s savvy, self-conscious debut film, The Transfiguration, is best exerting its queasy magnetism on lovers of art-house horror, who will appreciate its subtle manipulations of the overworked vampire genre.
Meditate On Meaning
Let Movies & Meaning awaken your spirit, take the Trollywood Tour and submit your film for Roswell Galacticon or Santa Fe Independent Film Festival.
V.26 No.16 | 4/20/2017
Film Festival Preview
From Cuba With Love
Experiments in Cinema v12.3
Experiments in Cinema is a week-long extravaganza of eye-opening, mind-expanding experimental films and videos from around the globe, interspersed with parties, guest lectures, hands-on workshops and live multimedia performances.
Film x Four
Go to the New Mexico Women in Film quad-city fiesta, learn about Western films or see the Shooting Stars.