The Second Mother
A domestic comedy-drama that starts off from a fairly pat premise but builds strength over the course of its careful, empathetic, and crafty unpeeling of…
Twitter has helped bring the Ebertfest experience from Champaign-Urbana to the rest of the world. We collected some of the best tweets about Ebertfest this year and wanted to share:
What I love about @ebertfest is that it EXTENDS films' lives, whereas most festivals deliver movies w/o helping w their future.— Ted Hope (@TedHope) April 27, 2014
Magical 1100 seat theater that incredibly still shows film. A time warp experience, with both young and old seeming to be very moved.— Oliver Stone (@TheOliverStone) April 29, 2014
"Do The Right Thing" made Roger shed tears. Chaz to Spike - "You have a lot to answer for.. You made my husband cry!" #Ebertfest2014— Virginia Theatre (@thevirginia) April 26, 2014
After watching YOUNG ADULT and CAPOTE, this year's @ebertfest has reminded us of something invaluable: writers are the worst.— Sam Fragoso (@SamFragoso) April 25, 2014
Reading tweets from @ebertfest has me flashing back on how joyous & sad & beautiful it was to be there last year. No film festival like it.— Dana Stevens (@thehighsign) April 25, 2014
Fact: Films are 10x better when they're screened at #Ebertfest2014— Kelsey Sutherland (@Kelssutherland) April 27, 2014
Bless #Ebertfest for always ending w/ a music doc and live music, this year by amazing pianist Henry Butler.— Melissa Merli (@mmerli) April 27, 2014
This message came to me from a reader named Peter Svensland. He and a fr...
A piece on the response to the sexism in "Straight Outta Compton."
An obituary for Wes Craven.