Short Film Review “Timecode”

Short Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: Shifts. A common enough concept when referring to the workplaces we all inhabit for a least some portion of the day each week. Whether by day or night, we all put in our time. We also know how uneventful and wearisome certain positions can be, and trying ...

Short Film Review “Graffiti”

Short Film Review
   WATCH THE TRAILER HERE First, the Recap: Detached. Secluded. Remote. Desolate. Whether forced or voluntary, none of these circumstances garner waves of praise, applause, or desired means of living for anyone, even when perhaps seeking at least some modicum of separation from the rest of civilization. Yet, what happens to the mind, body, and ...

Snapshot Review “Fences”

Snapshot Review
   First, the Recap: At the height of racial tensions in 1950’s while dealing with his own prejudices and a life previously shaken by war and other questionable choices, Pittsburgh waste collector Troy Maxson (Denzel Washington) tries his level best to provide for his family, including wife Rose (Viola Davis) and sons Cory (Jovan Adepo) & Lyons ...

Snapshot Review “Lion”

Snapshot Review
   First, the Recap: It is 1986 in Khandwa, India, and a 5-year old boy, Saroo (Sunny Pawar) lives a carefree though impoverished life with his older brother Guddu (Abhishek Bharate), sister Shekila (Khushi Solanki), and single mother Kamla (Priyanka Bose). However, when insisting on accompanying Guddu on a trip to Burhanpur to beg for ...