DVD Reviews

Sorry Angel (Plaire, amer et courir vite) An exquisite exploration of unexpected love in a time of illness and loss. Love
The Image Book (Le livre d’Image) A maddening and mesmerizing interrogation of the spiritual crisis haunting our current world. Attention
Apollo 11 A well-done documentary about the American space mission that made astronaut Neil Armstrong the first human on the moon. Questing
Every Act of Life A love letter to a well-lived life in the theater. Imagination
Birds of Passage (Pájaros de Verano) A harrowing interrogation of capitalism and colonialism infecting an indigenous culture. Questing
Sicilian Ghost Story A haunting tale of love that transcends horror. Love
Cold War (Zimna wojna) A passionate, episodic journey through the freezing and thawing of a couple and a continent. Yearning
Everybody Knows A family drama that explores the long-term effects of family secrets. X-The Mystery
Moynihan The life and accomplishments of a bold creative spirit in American politics. Justice
Love, Gilda Informative and emotionally touching documentary about the beloved comedian. You
Ben Is Back Drama about a mother's determination to keep her opioid addicted son in recovery. Love
A Dog's Way Home A touching story about the emotional life of a dog who is separated from her family. Love
Mirai An entertaining animated film about a young boy adjusting to a new baby with the help of his ancestors. Love
Mantra: Sounds into Silence An edifying and inspirational documentary about the global phenomenon of kirtan music. Devotion
Almost Sunrise A profound and hopeful documentary about the challenges faced by soldiers returning from war. Shadow
Capernaum (Capharnaüm) A thoroughly absorbing tale of poverty, determination, and faith as equal parts resistance and resurrection. Hope
The World Before Your Feet Fascinating documentary about a zealot, the turf he loves, and his gift of wonder. Wonder
If Beale Street Could Talk A masterwork about resilient young love and the challenges faced by blacks in racist America. Love
Can You Ever Forgive Me? A quirky chronicle of forgery, creativity, and an artist’s search for identity. Shadow
On Her Shoulders The inspiring spiritual odyssey of a young Yazidi woman who has brought hope to her people. Hope
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