From Our Members’ Desks (Mar. 16, 2020)

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

Best of Lists

5 Favorites Redux #19: The Best of Guy Pearce

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Interviews

Just in the Minuscule Things That Happen in a Day: Kelly Reichardt on “First Cow”

Nell Minow @ rogerebert.com

  • Excerpt: I was taking an Indian cinema class and the Satyajit Ray films had the same sort of thing where they somehow told stories, big picture stories, but all about family, and just in the minuscule things that happen in a day.

Premature Is A Coming-Of-Age Love Story That Never Undermines Its Heroine

Candice Frederick @ Elle

We Want to Tell Personal Stories; Pixar’s Kelsey Mann on Onward

Nell Minow @ rogerebert.com

  • Excerpt: There’s something so appealing about watching these two incredible actresses in the car together. We really liked the balance between the two boys doing their thing and these two incredible women doing their thing as the B story.

Awards Coverage

The Friday Face-Off Round One #30

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Oscar Preview: Weekend of Mar. 6-8, 2020

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: Remaking Best Supporting Actress, 2007

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Essays

Tuesdays with Oscar: Glenda Jackson in ‘Women in Love’ (1970)

Jerry Roberts @ Over-Thinking Oscar

  • Excerpt: When buzz began about Ken Russell’s adaptation of D.H. Lawrence’s Women in Love, it was all focused on a soft-lit nude wrestling match between male co-stars Alan Bates and Oliver Reed. Yet, when the movie was released . . .

Video Essays, Video Reviews, Vlogs & More

Great Scots: ‘Whiskey Galore!’ and ‘The Maggie’

Michael Barrett @ PopMatters

Other Types of Articles

Cinematic Poetry

Betty Jo Tucker @ AuthorsDen

  • Excerpt: After watching IN THE MOON’S SHADOW, a lovely independent film, I was motivated to write this poem.

Spenser Confidential

Herman Dhaliwal @ Cinema Sanctum

  • Excerpt: It’s serviceable as a vehicle for some solid action beats, and moments of character-driven comedy, and that’s kind of all it needs to be. It’s by no means great, but I did sincerely have a good time watching it.

Oscar in Box Office History (Week 10, 2020)

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: Best of Mar. 2019, Wide

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: Now That You’ve Seen “Onward”

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Poll: What Are You Watching? (Mar. 13-15, 2020)

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Artemis Fowl, updated

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Big Time Adolescence

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Candyman

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Connected

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Judy & Punch

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Saint Maud, updated

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

Preview: Tuscaloosa

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: March 06

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: March 07

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: March 08

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: March 09

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: March 10

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: March 11

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

This Day in Oscar History: March 12

Wesley Lovell @ Cinema Sight

The Witcher Season 1 Review

Dragan Antulov @ Draxblog VI [Croatian]

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