From Our Members’ Desks (Jul. 22, 2019)

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

Best of Lists

Aaron’s Top 10 Favorite Films of 2019 So Far

Aaron Neuwirth @ We Live Entertainment

  • Excerpt: We have traveled to Morocco, the Moon, and beyond, so far this year, and it’s only the midway point of 2019. It’s time to take a look back at the films that have stood out.

Top 10: Horror soundtracks

Federico Furzan @ Cinelipsis [Spanish]

Interviews

Director Lulu Wang’s New Film Reveals Why Learning Your Family’s Love Language Matters

Candice Frederick @ The Wrap

Interview with Hervé Mimran, One of the Most Popular French Filmmakers of His Generation

João Pinto @ Portal Cinema [Portuguese]

Festivals: Individual Reviews

Darlin’

C.H. Newell @ Father Son Holy Gore

  • Excerpt: McIntosh gnaws at the heartstrings while also eviscerating patriarchal notions of what it is to be a woman.

Jade’s Asylum

C.H. Newell @ Father Son Holy Gore

  • Excerpt: What Jade’s Asylum does effectively is parallel our overall societal treatment of women with our equally abysmal treatment of Mother Earth.

Awards Coverage

2019 Oscar Nominations Predictions: Mid-Year (July)

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

The Friday Face-Off Round Zero – #12

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Oscar Preview: Weekend of Jul. 12-14, 2019

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: Remaking Best Supporting Actor, 2013

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Essays

Great Movies: Gran cine: Unbreakable by M. Night Shyamalan

Federico Furzan @ Cinelipsis [Spanish]

Video Essays, Video Reviews, Vlogs & More

The Joy of Being a Woman: Agnès Varda’s One Sings, the Other Doesn’t

Michael Barrett @ PopMatters

Reviews of Short Films

A Bad Feeling (2019)

Don Shanahan @ Every Movie Has a Lesson

  • Excerpt: In A Bad Feeling, the husband and wife central figures know their trouble, entirely feel it, but don’t announce their fears when they should.

Rodar (2018)

Paulo Peralta @ CinEuphoria [Portuguese]

Terra Ardida (2018)

Paulo Peralta @ CinEuphoria [Portuguese]

The War of the Worlds (2018)

Paulo Peralta @ CinEuphoria [Portuguese]

Other Types of Articles

Behind-The-Scenes Stories From The Set Of ‘Borat’

Mike McGranaghan @ The Aisle Seat

Oscar in Box Office History (Week 28, 2019)

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: Best of Jul. 2018, Limited

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: Now That You’ve Seen “Crawl”

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: What Are You Watching? (Jul. 19-20, 2019)

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Becoming Burlesque

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Burn

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Hobbs & Shaw, updated

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Iron Sky: The Coming Race

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Judy, updated

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, updated

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Mulan

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: My Spy

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Official Secrets

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Phil

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Ready or Not

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Rosie

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: See You Soon

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: The Ground Beneath My Feet

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: White Storm 2: Drug Lords

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: July 12

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: July 13

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: July 14

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: July 15

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: July 16

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: July 17

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: July 18

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.