Drama, Film Reviews, SXSW 2020

REVIEW: The Surrogate (SXSW 2020)

It’s amazing how terribly large a parent’s imagination can be when it comes to envisioning a life for their child, even well before the baby is actually born. The Surrogate revolves around a gay couple in New York City and the dear friend they’ve enlisted…

SXSW 2020, TV, TV Reviews

TV REVIEW: Cursed Films (SXSW 2020)

When we watch horror films, especially ones that involve spirits and demons and otherworldly activity, it can be difficult to draw a clear line between the supernatural events of the film and the production behind it. So when strange things happen that are associated with…

Film Reviews, SXSW 2020

REVIEW: Hamtramck, USA (SXSW 2020)

Hamtramck, USA highlights one municipal election in the midwestern United States, and how various ethnic communities within the town work together to maintain a functioning democracy. To a lot of people, the Midwest conjures up a certain image. Lily white, chock full of apple pie,…