5 days ago | Interviews
Few movie buffs ever consider the relationship between the filmmaker and the filmworker. The first is often recognized above a movie’s title — names like Spielberg and Coppola. The other is the anonymous grunt on set often unknown to the common mo...
6 days ago | Film and TV
Though testimonials from alumni, who also scored the short's music, "Carry That Weight: A Rockumentary" celebrates Burris’ will to live life to the fullest despite being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.
6 days ago | Interviews
In the latest movie by Paul Thomas Anderson, Phantom Thread, Daniel Day-Lewis plays Reynolds Woodcock, a dress designer in 1950s London. As you might guess, the film’s costume designer is especially important for such a movie. Mark Bridges, who ha...
2 months ago | Art
Antonia Wright knows a thing or two about visceral experiences, and now she wants to put the spectator through one. The Miami-based performance artist has rolled naked in dingy, garbage-strewn alleys, walked thin ice to submerge herself in freezin...
2 months ago | Film and TV
Any frequenter of Books & Books knows the local chain’s owner, Mitchell Kaplan. The Miami-based bookseller has 35 years of experience expanding his business throughout South Florida while national chains such as Waldenbooks and Borders failed. Few...
3 months ago | Film and TV
The Miami Film Festival’s mini film festival event, Gems, returns for a fourth year this week. The festival has long catered to Miami’s Spanish-speaking audience, bringing films from Latin America as well as Spain to Tower Theater. New Times was g...