Isabel Sandoval beautifully elevates the marginalized in “Lingua Franca”

“Every image or sound is a vessel for emotion: rapture, despair, sensuousness, fury, a combination of these. That makes cinema a kind of legerdemain: the art of sculpting such seemingly … Continue reading Isabel Sandoval beautifully elevates the marginalized in “Lingua Franca”

Sonejuhi Sinha’s refreshingly raw thriller ‘Stray Dolls’ flips the American dream

The American clichés of “Bonnie and Clyde”, the “American Dream”, pulling yourself up by your bootstraps, are mixed together in the refreshingly raw new movie, “Stray Dolls”. It focuses on … Continue reading Sonejuhi Sinha’s refreshingly raw thriller ‘Stray Dolls’ flips the American dream

Filmmaker Patricia Vidal Delgado breaks through biases in “La Leyenda Negra”

I love all of the interviews I do, but this one was very special. In a way, the universe brought director Patricia Vidal Delgado and I together, or rather it … Continue reading Filmmaker Patricia Vidal Delgado breaks through biases in “La Leyenda Negra”