Genre Blast: Oh, Mother! Or, the Mommy Genre

Since it’s Mother’s Day I thought I would search out some memorable film mothers. You know, the sort of characters that warm our hearts and remind us all of how lucky we are to have that devoted and comforting character watching over us.  Then I thought, well, the hell with that and decided to list […]

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Review: White God

Kornél Mundruczó’s 2014 Cannes-winner, White God, has an interesting plot: After being ditched on the road, Hagen the Dog rallies together other street dogs to form a violent uprising against the humans who abused them and attempts to reunite with his owner, 13-year old Lili. There is a general artistry to be admired here (the […]

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