All posts tagged "film"
CINEMA: Kid Stuff
A child performance anchors the satisfying family drama of Gifted. JACKSON HOLE, WY – If you’re going to make a movie with a cute kid, you’re going to make it easy for a lot of people to...
- Posted April 12, 2017
CINEMA: Brexit-stential Blues
T2 revisits Trainspotting 20 years later in a more complicated world. JACKSON“Choose life,” Mark Renton suggested back in Danny Boyle’s original 1996 Trainspotting, in which he was a heroin addict in Edinburgh. Mark’s advice was ironic, of...
- Posted March 28, 2017
CINEMA: Ethereal Girl
Terrence Malick explores souls seemingly without bodies in Song to Song. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A week before I sat down for Terrence Malick’s Song to Song, I tweeted, “Like bebop, I see Terrence Malick’s oeuvre as...
- Posted March 21, 2017
CULTURE KLASH: Right to Learn
Film screening and art project empower young women and expand their perspectives on the world. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When Bridget Murphy started her capstone internship at Interconnections 21 (IC21) this school year, she was excited to...
- Posted March 15, 2017
CINEMA: Rage Before Beauty
Logan takes the Wolverine to a darker place. JACKSON HOLE, WY – If there was any reason to suspect that co-writer/director James Mangold was going to deliver just another adventure for the Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) in Logan,...
- Posted March 1, 2017
CINEMA: Guess Who’s Coming to Die Here
Get Out offers satirical horror on race in the suburbs. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Get Out plays as a feature-length version of the not-quite-joking sentiment among African Americans that the suburbs—what with their overwhelming whiteness and cultural...
- Posted February 21, 2017
DON’T MISS: Griz Gumption
A wildlife biologist delivers the lessons he learned in the Gobi Desert. JACKSON HOLE, WY – As a young writer and wildlife biologist, Douglas Chadwick’s first impression of Mongolia’s Gobi Desert was that it seemed of another...
- Posted February 7, 2017
CINEMA: Mission Impossible
Silence is a beautiful, complex mix of Good Friday and Easter Sunday. JACKSON HOLE, WY – There’s an old story that one of Martin Scorsese’s New York University professors said his films contained too much Good Friday, and not...
- Posted January 10, 2017
CULTURE KLASH: Gone Gaga
Free film premiere showcases the work of a modern movement master. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Once again, Dancers’ Workshop is serving up world-class dance, this time on screen. DW has teamed up with the Jackson Hole Jewish...
- Posted January 3, 2017
CREATIVE PEAKS: An Intimate Crop
A local film in progress will illuminate the people behind the glass at Vertical Harvest. JACKSON HOLE, WY – How do we nourish community? That is the question explored in a new film in progress, Hearts of...
- Posted January 3, 2017