The Jones Family Will Make a Way

March 31, 2015

The Jones Family Singers – "Down On Me" from Arts+Labor on Vimeo. I didn;’t make it to SXSW this year, but The Jones Family Will Make a Way is a documentary I’m looking forward to seeing. It’s about a hard-scrabble …

TIE Fighter

March 24, 2015

Starbuck’s former General Counsel Paula Boggs is quitting her day job

March 23, 2015

See the press release below. Starbucks’ Former General Counsel Paula Boggs makes bold decision to leave the world of law and business to devote herself to critically acclaimed career as a singer-songwriter FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — March 23 — Singer-songwriter …

Wiseman’s National Gallery screening tonight

March 18, 2015

Sometimes, I get behind. Unfortunately, this is one of those times. I had good intentions of reviewing Frederick Wiseman’s National Gallery, which is screening tonight at 6 p.m. at the Ron Robinson Theater in downtown Little Rock. It’s being presented …

On Saint Patrick’s Day

March 14, 2015

Idi Amin in Brazil

March 13, 2015

It took us most of the day to climb Morro Dois Irmaos: It was me and Steven Cherry, and Cheri Gumm who was related not-too-distantly to Judy Garland (and had Joots’ pleading smile) and a ginger Brazilian with a German …

Another reason to love New Zealand

March 13, 2015

The Film Society of Little Rock’s inaugural Fantastic Cinema festival

March 12, 2015

The Film Society of Little Rock’s inaugural Fantastic Cinema festival kicks off Wednesday. It’s being held at the Studio Theatre, 320 W. Seventh St., and doors open at 5 p.m. today and noon Saturday. A full festival pas is $40 …

“Copper Canteen”

March 10, 2015

Anticipating True/False

March 5, 2015

By Piers Marchant for the Arkansas Demcorat-Gazette and blood, dirt & angels If you can imagine a huge, international film festival such as TIFF, Cannes or Berlin as a well established, Michelin-starred fine dining operation, serving thousands of guests from …