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So far Phil Guie has created 25 blog entries.

Barbecue

Twelve countries’ worth of grilled meat is a lot to digest.

By |March 19th, 2017|Documentary, Festivals|0 Comments

League of Exotique Dancers

“You can’t go home again” isn’t true for a group of former burlesque dancers from the 1960s and ’70s returning to the stage.

By |March 18th, 2017|Festivals, Pop Culture|0 Comments

After the Storm

Director Hirokazu Kore-eda has empathy for his characters, including the blackest of his black sheep.

By |March 17th, 2017|Family drama, Top Picks|0 Comments

My Scientology Movie

A secretive religion meets an incisive documentarian.

By |March 10th, 2017|Documentary|0 Comments

The Erlprince | Slamdance Film Festival

A battle of wills between a physics prodigy and an ultra-controlling mother. When maternal love is conditional, reality changes.

By |March 8th, 2017|Family drama, Festivals|0 Comments

Strad Style | Slamdance 2017

A movie about passion and perseverance—with strings attached—and winner of the Documentary Feature Grand Jury Prize at the Slamdance Film Festival.

By |February 9th, 2017|Documentary, Festivals|0 Comments

Dim the Fluorescents | Slamdance 2017

The winner of the Grand Jury Prize for Best Narrative Feature at the recent Slamdance Film Festival.

By |February 8th, 2017|Festivals, Top Picks|0 Comments

The Year of First-Time Female Filmmakers | Slamdance 2017

This year’s lineup of independent and low-budget films includes no less than eight first-time female directors competing in the festival’s narrative and documentary programs.

By |January 23rd, 2017|Festivals|0 Comments

Christine

At times, watching Christine is akin to witnessing a disaster unfold in slow motion.

By |January 19th, 2017|Biopic, DVD/Streaming/On Demand|0 Comments