All posts tagged "film"

  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • CINEMA: List We Forget…

    Celebrating the best in film for 2016. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In case there weren’t enough high-profile deaths in 2016—Prince, David Bowie, Alan Rickman, democracy—this was also the year, we were told repeatedly in entertainment industry headlines,...

    • Posted December 28, 2016
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  • CINEMA: See Anthony Run

    Weiner brilliantly captures both a specific and general political pathology. JACKSON HOLE, WY – At one point during the endlessly fascinating documentary Weiner, co-director Josh Kriegman asks his subject, Anthony Weiner, “Why have you let me film...

    • Posted May 31, 2016
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  • CINEMA: The Rule of Threes

    X-Men: Apocalypse doesn’t even try to be anything but more of the same. JACKSON HOLE, WY – There’s a snarky in-joke in X-Men: Apocalypse that ends up backfiring about as spectacularly as a snarky in-joke can. Taking...

    • Posted May 24, 2016
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  • CINEMA: Surprise Party

    The Nice Guys shows off Shane Black’s gift for keeping us on our toes. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Many things are rare in contemporary movie-making—decent roles for anyone who isn’t a white guy; stories that aren’t built...

    • Posted May 17, 2016
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  • CINEMA: Where Are the Women?

    A critic’s year-long look at the way movies portray one half of humanity. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A saintly wife who stands by her screw-up of a husband. A girlfriend kidnapped in order to spur her boyfriend into...

    • Posted May 10, 2016
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  • CINEMA: Women in Love

    A forbidden romance comes to glorious life in ‘Carol.’ Jackson, WY – Movies have told love stories as long as there have been movies, but occasionally it takes a movie like Todd Haynes’ “Carol” to remind you...

    • Posted January 5, 2016
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