Sinful and sorrowful

Babette’s Feast

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‘Life is no way to treat an animal.’

The 42nd Denver Film Festival (DFF) concludes Nov. 10, but there are still plenty of movies to see. Here are three not to be...

Long Day’s Journey Into Night

When Avatar shattered box-office records in 2009, many attributed the movie’s success to 3D’s profitability. And not just because viewers were intrigued, but because...

The show must go on

Back for number 42, the Denver Film Festival (DFF) returns Oct. 30 through Nov. 10, but under a dark cloud. This will be the...

Us

Like most nightmares, they appeared at night. Clad in red jumpsuits and leather driving gloves, wielding oversized golden shears. Who are they? They’re us;...

Me and my pal Adolf

Jojo (Roman Griffin Davis) is a good little Nazi. Jojo’s only 10 years old, but his brown shirt is spiffy, his red arm badge...

Denver Film Festival: Brit Withey Tribute

On March 31, 2019, Colorado lost one of its great champions of cinema: Brit Withey. Withey, who died in a one-car crash, was...

From a second-rate Bette Davis to a first-rate auteur

They say the future of film is female. It is. But so is the past. Maybe that’s not evident upon first glance —...

Mamma Roma

Few filmmakers are as divisive as the great Italian Pier Paolo Pasolini. He was a novelist, a poet and a provocateur even...

First Person Cinema

Started in 1955, CU-Boulder’s First Person Cinema is the longest-running program in the world screening avant-garde film and video work. Monday, Oct....

In search of a harmonious web of life

Words, for better or worse, shape our perception of the world. Some, like death and decay, carry negative connotations. Hearing them conjures images of...

C’mon get happy

Judy Garland was born in a trunk. Or so the story goes in A Star Is Born, a movie about an aging actor on...

Celebrating Stan

Watching a Stan Brakhage film is like dreaming with your eyes open. The collision of colors and shadows, images overlapping images, distortions and rapid-fire...
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