V.26 No.2 | 1/12/2017
Film Review Elle Script-flipping European thriller finds Isabelle Huppert getting down with her bad self Alibi film expert Devin O’Leary discusses Paul Verhoeven’s latest work, Elle .
V.25 No.18 | 5/5/2016
Film Review Louder Than Bombs Grief drama cripples three men with a bad case of the feels Grief porn has an eye for the small stuff but offers little in the way of answers, explosions or conclusions.
V.20 No.1 | 1/6/2011
Film Review White Material French filmmaker approaches African civil war from a pale perspective Over the past 20 years, French filmmaker Claire Denis ( Chocolate, Beau Travail, Trouble Every Day, 35 Shots of Rum ) has created a résumé filled with naturalistic, character-driven dramas that play compare/contrast games between lovely, static-shot landscapes and harsh human conditions. Time and again, she finds herself returning to colonial Africa—not too surprising, as she grew up there, the daughter of French civil servant. Her latest film, White Material , is among her most involved examinations of war-torn modern Africa and the death rattle of European colonialism. Comm Fifth Annual Kids Count Conference Monday, June 26: 7:15am-3:15pm Marriott Pyramid
Learn how to advance opportunities for New Mexico's children, women and families in a new political era and the link between women's economic security and the well-being of children.
Art Art and Oppression Opening Reception Monday, June 26: 8am-5pm Santa Fe University of Art and Design
Curated photographs record victims of civil war in Sri Lanka, Guatemalan refugees in Mexico, uranium mining in western N.M., as well as the suppression of women, police violence and surveillance. Runs through 9/15.
Kids Crazy Critters Monday, June 26: 8:30am-3:30pm New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
Explore how animals are adapted to their environments and why they can oftentimes look so absurd.
Kids Intensive Drama Classes Monday, June 26: 9am-3:30pm Hiland Theater
Students develop skills in acting, singing and dancing, while working with a team and making friends.
Wellness Gentle Flow Yoga Monday, June 26: 10-11am Rio Rancho Yoga
Improve flexibility, muscle tone, balance and coordination. Practice mindfulness in motion and learn to achieve peace of mind.
Kids Pig Out on Reading Monday, June 26: 10:30-11:30am Alamosa Library
Farmer Minor, Daisy the pig and her two pugs read to kids.
Art Route 66 Then and Now Monday, June 26: 11am-midnight O'Niell's Pub
See the artist collective Rainbow Artists' interpretation of the historic Route 66. Runs through 7/1.
Wellness Salsa Rhythm and Timing Monday, June 26: 7:30-8:30pm Hiland Dance Studio
Learn about the different instruments that make up a salsa song to connect better to the music through dance.
Words How Do You Pray? Tuesday, June 27: 6-7:30pm Bookworks
Celeste Yacoboni discusses her latest work regarding how leading spiritual, shamanic, scientists, guides and activists pray and contemplates the intention of prayer.
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