From Our Members’ Desks (Dec. 10, 2018)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Awards Coverage Reactions and Lessons from the 2019 Golden Globe film nominations Don Shanahan @ Every Movie Has a Lesson Excerpt: Matching my website’s style, here are my lessons, reactions, and trends from the film selections and nominees of the 2019 Golden Globe Awards. Video Essays, Video Reviews, Vlogs & More Imagine a Serene, Untroubled World and What Do You Get? ‘Invasion of the Body Snatchers’ Michael Barrett @ PopMatters Other Types of Articles Raiva (2018) Paulo Peralta @ CinEuphoria [Portuguese] Excerpt:

From Our Members’ Desks (Dec. 3, 2018)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Awards Coverage 2019 Oscar Predictions: Best Picture Karl Delossantos @ Smash Cut Reviews Festivals: Individual Reviews A Outra Margem (2007) Paulo Peralta @ CinEuphoria [Portuguese] Essays Crítica: Suspiria (1977) Federico Furzan @ Cinelipsis [Spanish] Video Essays, Video Reviews, Vlogs & More

From Our Members’ Desks (Nov. 26, 2017)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Festivals: Individual Reviews A Outra Margem Paulo Peralta @ CinEuphoria [Portuguese] Video Essays, Video Reviews, Vlogs & More The Bee-all and End-all of ‘The Swarm’, or Irwin Allen’s Human Bee-in Michael Barrett @ PopMatters Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s Optimism in ‘Eight Hours Don’t Make a Day’ Isn’t Cock-eyed, It’s Beady-eyed Michael Barrett @ PopMatters Other Types of Articles A Thanksgiving Visit Betty Jo Tucker @ ReelTalk Movie Reviews Excerpt: Remembering my first exposure to television.

From Our Members’ Desks (Nov. 19, 2018)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Interviews Michalina Olszanska, the Star of Carga and a Rising Star of Polish Cinema João Pinto @ Portal Cinema Excerpt: Michalina Olszanska is one of the most promissing actresses of Poland! Today, Portal Cinema has the pleasure to present you our interview with this rising star. Promissing German Film and TV Star Friederike Becht João Pinto @ Portal Cinema [Interview in English, German and Portuguese] Excerpt: Friederike Bech, the star of the NetFlix Germany hit show Parfum, talked to Portal Cinema and told us everything […]

From Our Members’ Desks (Nov. 12, 2018)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Festivals: Individual Reviews Denver Film Festival – Ben is Back Peter Nellhaus @ Coffee, Coffee and more Coffee Excerpt: The film takes place over a twenty-four hour period. It may be considered a thematic revisit by Hedges as his earlier Pieces of April was about a Thanksgiving dinner that goes wrong, and the family in that film is also named Burns. Denver Film Festival – Euphoria Peter Nellhaus @ Coffee, Coffee and more Coffee Excerpt: Euphoria is Valeria Golino’s second feature as a director. Like […]

From Our Members’ Desks (Nov. 5, 2018)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Festivals: Individual Reviews Alma Clandestina (2018) Paulo Peralta @ CinEuphoria [Portuguese] Video Essays, Video Reviews, Vlogs & More Shades of (Karen) Black: ‘Trilogy of Terror’ or the Deadliest Fetishes Michael Barrett @ PopMatters Other Types of Articles Streaming Bloody Murder: Horror VOD Postmortem for October 2018 Andrew Wyatt @ The Lens

From Our Members’ Desks (Oct. 29, 2018)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Festivals: Individual Reviews Le Vent Tourne (2018) Paulo Peralta @ CinEuphoria [Portuguese] Essays 6 Reasons Why ‘Free Solo’ Is The Best Thriller Of 2018 Aaron Neuwirth @ We Live Entertainment [English] Excerpt: Climbing El Capitan with no rope sounds crazy just saying it, but Free Solo presents this activity as it happened, which is a genuine thrill to watch. Other Types of Articles Don’t Make a Sound Betty Jo Tucker @ AuthorsDen Excerpt: My film poem about “A Quiet Place,” a very scary movie!

From Our Members’ Desks (Oct. 22, 2018)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Festivals: Individual Reviews SDFF Review: McCarthy Steals The Show In ‘Can You Ever Forgive Me?’ Aaron Neuwirth @ We Live Entertainment Excerpt: McCarthy’s best performance. Tributes Scott Wilson: Talented Character Actor Toiled Quietly, Eventually Finding Cult Status Glenn Lovell @ CinemaDope Excerpt: He read for but lost the beekeeper lead to Peter Fonda in Victor Nunez’s “Ulee’s Gold.” That hurt. Fonda’s Oscar nomination might have been his Essays Great movies: Casablanca de Michael Curtiz Federico Furzan @ Cinelipsis [Spanish] Other Types of Articles Annette Bening’s Big […]

From Our Members’ Desks (Oct. 15, 2018)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Best of Lists Top 10: Cine Horror Sci-fi Federico Furzan @ Cinelipsis [Spanish] Top 5: Documentales “True Crime” Federico Furzan @ El Otro Cine [Spanish] Festivals: General Coverage Denver Film Festival: The Line-up Peter Nellhaus @ Coffee, Coffee and more Coffee Excerpt: One of this year’s special Red Carpet presentations, The Front Runner is certain to be of local interest as Gary Hart was one of Colorado’s senators at the time he made his ill-fated run to be president. Essays

From Our Members’ Desks (Oct. 8, 2018)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting. Best of Lists 11 TV Shows to Watch in October Allyson Johnson @ ThePlaylist 16 Movies to See in October Allyson Johnson @ ThePlaylist Excerpt: Interviews Stage Legend Mary Beth Peil: A Leading Lady On Film at Last Jose Solís @ The Clyde Fitch Report Excerpt: Broadway’s grande dame shines in a film about aging, longing and the generation gap. Essays