V.27 No.17 | 4/26/2018
Photos on Film
Go to Living in the Story, Taos Film Day: New Mexico Voices or the Albu-CRAZY Film Fest Fundraiser.
“Muppet Babies” on Disney Junior
Cute, simple-minded and upbeat to a fault, the new “Muppet Babies” is clearly aimed at very young kids. Grown ups may be tempted but they aren’t likely to stick around for long.
V.27 No.16 | 4/19/2018
This week, see La Novia or Beyond the Border: The Story of Ettore Castiglioni; go to a talk about production assistants.
Back From the Dead
“Fear the Walking Dead” on AMC
Reset, restaffed and injected with a long-overdue sense of humor, “Fear the Walking Dead” now feels like a dusty undead Western and it might actually be the jolt of zesty ranch flavor this show’s bland mix of rotting corpses and bad decisions has been needing.
V.27 No.15 | 4/12/2018
Fade to Black
See Black Materials Experiments in Cinema, Holocaust survivor shorts or a documentary about the Pajarito Mesa community.
That Sinking Feeling
“The Terror” on AMC
“The Terror” is a judicious balance of white-knuckle survival horror and classic historical drama.
V.27 No.14 | 4/5/2018
NMFF presents “The Business of Film” seminar. Or go see The Rise and Fall of the Brown Buffalo, Zydeco Breakfast or Big Trouble in Little China.
Tidbits from around the dial
Catch-22, The Purge and Gormenghast all to get TV adaptations.
V.27 No.13 | 3/29/2018
On the Border
Submit your short or feature to the Borderlands Film Festival, see a César Chávez documentary for free or go to the Ready Player One special screening with art show.
Easter Around the Dial
Once you’ve knocked out the basics, what is there left to do on this holy holiday? You know the answer to that, and it involves a television.