Category Archive: Film Festival

Review: Whiplash (Chazelle, 2013) – Sundance 2014


In Whiplash, a young drummer in a famous music conservatory pushes himself to become the best, enduring mental and physical abuse from his music teacher. After reading the synopsis in the festival program,… Continue reading

Review: Blind (Vogt, 2013) – Sundance 2014


I wasn’t sure until making this list that Blind was my favorite dramatic feature at Sundance this year, but when I compare it against everything else I’ve seen, its originality and playfulness sends it to… Continue reading

Sundance 2014


Returning to Sundance after skipping last year’s event, I found the movies in general to be of higher quality than in the past. Over a little more than four days during the premier… Continue reading