V.24 No.20 | 5/14/2015
Film Review Spring Can odd indie romance get its act together for love or monsters? Oddball indie Spring mixes monsters and amore.
V.24 No.14 | 4/2/2015
Film Review White God Canine coup strikes Hungary in animalistic revenge flick Every dog has its day in animalistic revenge flick White God .
V.24 No.12 | 3/19/2015
Film Review ’71 Fast-paced British thriller drops viewers into the middle of the Northern Ireland conflict for some bruising action Gripping thriller ’71 looks at the conflict in Northern Ireland from behind enemy lines.
V.23 No.51 | 12/18/2014
Film Review Annie It’s a hard-knock life for a former orphan and a guy who used to be Daddy Warbucks in this not-so-expertly updated musical Tone-deaf update of Annie can’t find its rhythm.
V.23 No.36 | 9/4/2014
Film Review Land Ho! Old friends are the best friends in slow-moving road trip through Iceland Old friends reunite for a slow-moving road trip through Iceland in the indie comedy Land Ho!
V.23 No.30 | 7/24/2014
Film Review Life Itself Poignant documentary points the camera at the life of movie critic Roger Ebert Filmmaker goes from being reviewed by Roger Ebert to making a movie about the famed critic’s final days in Life Itself .
V.23 No.17 | 4/24/2014
Film Review Jodorowsky’s Dune Surrealist filmmaker’s long-lost masterpiece comes to life in imaginative, inspirational documentary Cult filmmaker explores sci-fi classic in Jodorowsky’s Dune.
V.23 No.13 | 3/27/2014
Zentropa Film Review Nymphomaniac: Volume I Lars von Trier’s fetish is the specialization of knowledge The first volume of the final installment in Lars von Trier's "Depression Trilogy," Nymphomaniac finds a battered sex addict talking sex, polyphony and fly-fishing with a bookish fisherman.
V.23 No.11 | 3/13/2014
Film Review Need For Speed Aaron Paul is in the driver’s seat for zippy car chase film that ends up “braking bad” Need for Speed is based on the popular EA series of the same name. In the original games, players race exotic sports cars and ... Nope, that’s pretty much all there is to it.
V.23 No.10 | 3/6/2014
Film Review Gloria Honest Chilean drama admits love isn’t any easier the second time around Gloria doesn’t spend a lot of time introducing us to its main character. This isn’t a first-date situation. Lelio’s sensitive romantic drama simply drops us into her life and lets us discover who she is over the course of time.
V.22 No.42 | 10/17/2013
Film Review Captain Phillips Intimate pirate thriller hits the high seas like a runaway typhoon Tom Hanks is so damn likable that sometimes you just don’t want to like him. But the guy keeps delivering. Comm Con-Jikan MCM Elegante Hotel
Pop-culture festival focused on the world of anime and gaming, emphasizing fun and fandom.
Comm Winter Solstice Seed Mandala Sunday, Dec 17: 11am-noon Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center
Create a mandala made of different kinds of grains and seeds to feed migratory birds.
Stage Constellations Sunday, Dec 17: 2pm Desert Rose Playhouse
Beekeeper Roland meets quantum physicist Marianne at a friend's BBQ where they immediately connect.
Stage Winter Wit Sunday, Dec 17: 7:30pm Canvas Artistry Kitchen Music Art Bar
Comedians Nicolina Nicthe, Zach Abeyta, David Montoya and headliner Mary Byrd perform live.
Wellness Yoga with a View Sunday, Dec 17: 9pm Albuquerque Open Space Visitor Center
A guided yoga class in a unique setting overlooking 18 acres of agricultural fields. All abilities and levels welcome.
Art Querencia: Rituals of the Río Arriba Monday, Dec 18: 9am-4pm New Mexico Humanities Council
Award-winning documentary filmmaker and fine-art photographer Miguel Gandert shows his work highlighting his mestizaje heritage, and the fusion and tension of the relationship between Spanish Colonial and Native Cultures of the Americas. Runs through 12/29.