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So far Megan Fariello has created 80 blog entries.

It’s Not Yet Dark

A beautiful visual representation of Irish filmmaker Simon Fitzmaurice’s struggle with motor neurone disease, also known as ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease).

By |August 4th, 2017|Documentary, DVD/Streaming/On Demand|0 Comments

The Country Doctor

A dedicated local doctor for a small French village faces his own mortality.

By |July 30th, 2017|DVD/Streaming/On Demand, French|0 Comments

The Fencer

The Golden Globe-nominated film takes a familiar formula and adds a compelling historical backdrop.

By |July 20th, 2017|Featured|0 Comments

Santoalla

Featuring a quiet village, bad blood between neighbors, and an unsolved disappearance, this documentary has the makings of a classic crime tale.

By |July 17th, 2017|Crime, Documentary|0 Comments

To the Bone

Director Marti Noxon drew on her own experiences with eating disorders. Harshly realistic, To the Bone is compelling, while equally hopeful and often funny.

By |July 13th, 2017|DVD/Streaming/On Demand|0 Comments

Moka

A mother becomes determined to find, and kill, those responsible for the death of her son.

By |June 19th, 2017|Drama, Top Picks|0 Comments

Sworn Virgin

Italian director Laura Bispuri's debut film follows Mark (Alba Rohrwacher), an Albanian man who had renounced his female gender and taken a vow of chastity as a teen to escape a life of servitude.

By |April 21st, 2016|GLBT, Italian|0 Comments

Wedding Doll

Depicting a mental disability on film is always tricky, but actress Moran Rosenblatt does a fine job balancing her character's inherent sweetness with an underlying sense of frustration.

By |April 14th, 2016|Family drama, Israeli|0 Comments

The Invitation

After gradually building up the suspense, the last 20 minutes of The Invitation are incredibly intense, mirroring the film’s opening, and violent, scene.

By |April 7th, 2016|DVD/Streaming/On Demand, Thriller|0 Comments