DVD Reviews

Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins Thought-provoking documentary on the journalist whose humor challenged government incompetence and social injustices. Vision
Edie Inspiring story about an adventuresome elder who discovers the fire inside herself. You
Official Secrets A true story about conscience as a catalyst to change, a spur to morality, and a source of hope. Justice
Arctic A survival story that shifts gears into a spiritual parable about kindness and compassion. Compassion
American Woman A story of perseverance and emotional resilience with a bravura performance by Sienna Miller. Transformation
Blinded by the Light A buoyant tribute to the power of music to change lives. You
After the Wedding An emotionally literate drama in which the characters must deal with their past and present choices. Compassion
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark A frighteningly fun and meaningful adaptation of classic horror stories. Shadow
Luce A taut psychological thriller that questions race, identity, and class assumptions. Shadow
Midsommar A sunlight-drenched cocktail of grief and religion gone wrong. X-The Mystery
Honeyland A heart-stirring eco-documentary about a nurturing female beekeeper in Macedonia. Nurturing
Ash Is Purest White An affecting epic melodrama exploring time, regret, and change. Transformation
Red Joan True story of an English woman who questions the way governments go about national security. Peace
Dilili In Paris A French animated film about justice for women. Kindness
Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am Enlightening and wide-ranging documentary on the life and work of the great African-American writer. Imagination
Stuck A parabolic musical about what needs to happen to achieve the ancient dream of unity and respect for all people. Unity
In the Aisles (In den Gangen) A portrait of life after hours in a warehouse supermarket that illustrates the way of tenderness. Love
Wild Rose Surprising story of a Scottish single mother who aspires to be a Nashville singing star. Yearning
Echo in the Canyon The story of a Los Angeles neighborhood that produced some of the best music of the 1960s. Imagination
Hesburgh Fascinating documentary about a religious leader who was a master of human relations. Teachers
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