From Our Members’ Desks (Mar. 11, 2019)

OFCS members don’t just write film reviews. Here are several articles you might find interesting.

Best of Lists

The Ten Best Films in 30 Different Genres

Dennis Schwartz @ Dennis Schwartz Movie Reviews

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Festivals: Individual Reviews

An Inspiring Turnover

Betty Jo Tucker @ ReelTalk Movie Reviews

  • Excerpt: A review/film poem of TURNOVER, Linda Palmer’s heartwarming feature film which has already earned 14 nominations at the Idyllwild International Festival of Cinema.

Awards Coverage

The 2019 Oscars were a celebration of black women and their brilliance

Candice Frederick @ NBC BLK

Essays

The Police Incompetence and Widespread Societal Misogyny of The Chaser (2008)

C.H. Newell @ Scriptophobic

  • Excerpt: Apart from the loss of lives, one of the saddest parts of any serial killer investigation is often realizing many of the victims were those in society most at risk, whether they were women, children, the elderly, people of colour, or, many times, sex workers.

The Untreated Psychopathy of I, Olga Hepnarova´ (2016)

C.H. Newell @ Scriptophobic

  • Excerpt: The 2016 film I, Olga Hepnarová by directors and co-writers Petr Kazda and Tomás Weinreb is a devastating and raw character study focused on this troubled inner life of the mass murderer, played by actress Michalina Olszanska.

Video Essays, Video Reviews, Vlogs & More

A Silent Clown Is Given Voice with ‘The Alice Howell Collection’

Michael Barrett @ PopMatters

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