The fest's best are the films to watch in the year ahead.
Always more than an ingenue, she's taking on everything that's wrong with movies -- and she's bringing Chris Rock.
Remember the TV game show where contestants pick between unmarked doors? The Sundance Film Festival can feel that way. Despite the program notes and pre-festival buzz, you can't easily predict what you'll find. Attending the 2012 edition last week, I uncovered these highlights:
We can't say we're surprised. If you've seen even part of Life and Freaky Times of Uncle Luke, the home-grown film starring Miami's most famous rapper-turned-columnist, then you know it's impossible to look away. And judging from the response it's getting at the Sundance Film Festival, the film h ... More >>
It's almost over, Cultist readers. After today, we'll no longer inundate you with reminders about our MasterMind Awards, and how great they are, and how you should submit to them right this second because honestly, and we're not just saying this, but you are, like, talented and stuff, and you des ... More >>
Psst. Artists. Filmmakers. Choreographers, music-makers, creative types of all sorts. Are you listening? Good, because we have important news -- the kind of news that could earn you some sweet cash.For weeks, we've been telling you about the MasterMind awards. And for weeks, you've probably been ... More >>
The Sundance Film Festival is 'round the corner. In less than a week, thousands of movie industry folks will turn Park City, Utah, into an indie flick auction house, outbidding one another in name of independent film, binge-drinking their way from invite-only party to invite-only party, and colle ... More >>
"Miami's arts scene is really developing these days." It's a sentiment we've been hearing for so long that it's damn near a cliche. But that doesn't make it any less true. The creative types who call South Florida home have been transforming our city into a unique and fascinating community for ar ... More >>
The new year is upon us, with all the hopes and dreams that accompany it. Maybe you've resolved to lose weight. Maybe you've resolved finally stop drinking so damn much. Here at Cultist, we support neither of those goals. But there is one resolution we can help out with: helping you make more and ... More >>
For the past two years, we've supported the city's quickly evolving art scene with the MasterMind Awards, modest grants that honor the people and projects in the community that are making the biggest impact on visual arts, music, film, and beyond. This week, the submission period for the 2012 Mas ... More >>
Two decades after the severed ear of Reservoir Dogs, Quentin Tarantino serves up Hitler's head on a plate.
So you dont have to.
Morgan Spurlock makes us look bad, plus (separate!) films on baseball and steroids shine.
The Miami International Film Festival wants to be a Latin movie marketplace
Purvis Young gets mad props at FLIFF
Halfway through Sundance, and still whistling a happy tune