Tag: romance

ESFS FESTIVAL #5 PREVIEW – Rohmer’s Moral Tales

           Curated by Mike Dub and Daniel Barnes * Festival introduction by Mike Dub [Monday, June 2] * Festival prologue w/ reviews of The Bakery Girl of Monceau (by Mike Dub) and Suzanne’s Career (by Daniel Barnes) [Tuesday, June 3] * Film #1: My Night at Maud’s (1969) [Mike Dub […]

NETFLIX INSTANT REVIEW OF THE WEEK

How I Live Now (2013; Dir.: Kevin MacDonald) GRADE: C+ By Daniel Barnes This barely released drama from The Last King of Scotland director Kevin MacDonald is an odd-duck hybrid of a teenage summer romance and an apocalyptic nightmare.  How I Live Now has some interesting ambitions, but […]