Predictions for the 91st Annual Academy Awards

The Oscars this year have moved up a few weeks and they will be host-less for the first time in 30 years. No one really knows what to expect from the ceremony, could there be a surprise host? Rumors suggest Whoopi Goldberg. Probably the only thing we have a sense of is who most of … Continue reading Predictions for the 91st Annual Academy Awards

Review: If Beale Street Could Talk

Barry Jenkins' follow-up to his Oscar-winning film Moonlight, is based off the James Baldwin novel of the same name, and finds the director further refining his style to create a piece that feels more like a free-form jazz composition or a long-form poem than a narrative. Exquisitely shot and wonderfully performed, If Beale Street Could … Continue reading Review: If Beale Street Could Talk

Review: Roma

Roma tells the story of a young housekeeper working for a middle-class family living in Mexico City during the 1970's. Roma isn't a traditional narrative but rather an unique experience of life that only a filmmaker like Alfonso Cuarón could create. Cuarón, also serving as his own cinematographer, crafts an endless stream of breathtaking images … Continue reading Review: Roma

Predictions for the 90th Annual Academy Awards

The 90th Annual Academy Awards take place this Sunday night, March 4, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. We've gone through a long awards season and will finally hear Hollywood's final say on the best films of the year. Who's taking home Oscar gold this Sunday? Here are my final predictions... Best Picture Will Win: The Shape … Continue reading Predictions for the 90th Annual Academy Awards