Wakefield, MA, United States
ABOUT SEAN BURNS
Sean Burns is a Staff Critic for Movie Mezzanine and a Contributing Writer at WBUR’s The ARTery. He was Philadelphia Weekly’s Lead Film Critic from 1999 through 2013, and worked as the Movies Section Contributing Editor at The Improper Bostonian from 2006 until 2014. His reviews, interviews and essays have also appeared in Metro, The Boston Herald, Nashville Scene, The House Next Door, Time Out New York, EntertainmentTell, North Shore Movies, Philadelphia City Paper and RogerEbert.com.
A 2013 nominee for the National Society of Film Critics and founding member of the Boston Online Film Critics Association, Burns was a recurring guest on the late David Brudnoy’s WBZ 1030 AM radio show, and in 2002 received an award for Excellence in Criticism from the Greater Philadelphia Society of Professional Journalists.
Favorite Films: The Wild Bunch, La Dolce Vita, Husbands
OTHER PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
Boston Online Film Critics Association
Twitter Handle: @seanmburns