From Our Members’ Desks (Aug. 12, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Best of Lists Your GLOW Playlist: The Show’s Ten Best Musical Moments Chris Feil @ Primetimer Festivals: Individual Reviews Day and Night C.H. Newell @ Father Son Holy Gore Excerpt: Perhaps the best accomplishment of Fujii’s film is that its questions are never easy. It genuinely challenges the viewer. A Good Woman is Hard to Find C.H. Newell @ Father Son Holy Gore Excerpt: A Good Woman is Hard to Find does a stellar job at subverting the typically male revenge film Awards Coverage

From Our Members’ Desks (Aug. 5, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Interviews Interview with Motion Capture Actor Richard Dorton Nell Minow @ RogerEbert.com Excerpt: Richard Dorton likes to say, “If you’ve played a video game, you’ve probably killed me.” He is one of the leading motion capture performers in more than 100 video games and movies, where he was most recently “seen” as one of the three heads of Ghidorah, the dragon in “Godzilla: King of the Monsters.” Festivals: General Coverage Round-Up San Diego Comic-Con at 50 Nell Minow @ Medium Excerpt: This is what I […]

From Our Members’ Desks (Jul. 29, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Interviews The Incredible Shrinking Wknd Scott Phillips @ The Movie Isle Festivals: General Coverage Três portugueses caçam Leopardo em Locarno Paulo Portugal @ Insider.pt [Portuguese] Festivals: Individual Reviews DreadOut C.H. Newell @ Father Son Holy Gore Excerpt: The film elaborates a bit on the mythology of the game by touching on the Gothic, bridged between the urban present and the rural past. DreadOut‘s Gothic elements connect past and present in frightening, fun ways. Ode to Nothing C.H. Newell @ Father Son Holy Gore Excerpt: Baltazar […]

From Our Members’ Desks (Jul. 22, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Best of Lists Aaron’s Top 10 Favorite Films of 2019 So Far Aaron Neuwirth @ We Live Entertainment Excerpt: We have traveled to Morocco, the Moon, and beyond, so far this year, and it’s only the midway point of 2019. It’s time to take a look back at the films that have stood out. Top 10: Horror soundtracks Federico Furzan @ Cinelipsis [Spanish] Interviews Director Lulu Wang’s New Film Reveals Why Learning Your Family’s Love Language Matters Candice Frederick @ The Wrap Interview with Hervé […]

From Our Members’ Desks (Jul. 16, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Best of Lists Favorite Films Of 2019 So Far Herman Dhaliwal @ Cinema Sanctum The Marvel Cinematic Universe Ranked! Herman Dhaliwal @ Cinema Sanctum Festivals: Individual Reviews Fantasia Fest 2019: 6 Films We’ve Already Seen Brent McKnight @ The Last Thing I See Awards Coverage The Friday Face-Off Round Zero – #11 Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight Oscar Preview: Weekend of Jul. 5-7, 2019 Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight Essays

From Our Members’ Desks (Jul. 9, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Interviews Jona Trueba talks about La Virgen de Agosto Paulo Portugal @ Insider [Portuguese] Festivals: General Coverage Julian Moore receber Globo de Cristal em Karklovy Vary Paulo Portugal @ Insider [Portuguese] Lara é um vibrante retrato psicológico de Jan-Ole Gerster Paulo Portugal @ Insider [Portuguese] La Virgen de Agosto mostra o verão e o ato de fé de Jonas Trueba Paulo Portugal @ Insider [Portuguese] What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael Paulo Portugal @ Insider [Portuguese] Awards Coverage

From Our Members’ Desks (Jul. 2, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Festivals: General Coverage SFF 2019: Sydney Film Festival Wrap-Up and Reflections Richard Gray @ The Reel Bits Excerpt: Almost 50 films reviewed at the Sydney Film Festival. Festivals: Individual Reviews Capsule Reviews: Inaugural Rom Com Fest Don Shanahan @ Every Movie Has a Lesson Excerpt: Reviews for “In Reality,” “Two in the Bush,” “One Bedroom,” and “Tracks” from the first ever Rom Com Fest in Los Angeles. Awards Coverage 2019 Oscar Nominations Predictions: June Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight The Friday Face-Off Round Zero – […]

From Our Members’ Desks (Jun. 25, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Best of Lists Summer Preview Anne Hoyt @ AARP.org/Español [Spanish] Interviews Interview with Alfonso Cuarón Anne Hoyt @ AARP.org/Español [Spanish] Excerpt: Interview with the Mexican director, winner of two Oscars for best Director Mindy Kaling’s moment continues …. Dan Lybarger @ Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Excerpt: While Mindy Kaling won an Emmy for co-writing an episode of The Office, she entered the public consciousness without saying a word at all. The Perfection Dan Lybarger @ Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Excerpt: I don’t mind shocking people, director Richard Shepard says […]

From Our Members’ Desks (Jun. 18, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Best of Lists Top 10 Films of SIFF 2019 Brent McKnight @ The Last Thing I See Interviews Interview With Göran Lundström, Oscar Nominee For Best Makeup and Hairstyle for Border João Pinto @ Portal Cinema [English and Portuguese] Interview: Joe Talbot and Jimmie Fails of “The Last Black Man in San Francisco” Nell Minow @ Medium Excerpt: I think it was important to see two males being gentle with each other and especially for black men because we always feel like you have to […]

From Our Members’ Desks (Jun. 11, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Festivals: General Coverage SIFF 2019 wraps up with big films and other interesting titles Brent McKnight @ The Seattle Times Excerpt: The Seattle International Film Festival can be an unwieldy behemoth, an epic marathon that spans 25 days and encompasses more than 400 titles. But even marathons end, and the 45th installment draws to a close Sunday, June 9. Awards Coverage 2019 Governors Awards Recipients Announced Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight Oscar Preview: Weekend of May 31-Jun. 2, 2019 Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight Excerpt: […]