DVD/Streaming Reviews

Coda Heartwarming coming-of-age story that illustrates how singing can set you free. Zeal
The God Committee A provocative drama about the ethical questions involved in choosing an organ transplant recipient. Meaning
Scenes from an Empty Church Dramedy about how the faith and forgiveness of two Catholic priests are tested during the pandemic. Faith
In the Heights A vibrant musical about seeking your dreams, finding your home, and living with zeal. Zeal
The Water Man A powerful fable for all ages about a spiritual quest for hope in the face of difficult changes and life's mysteries. Hope
Mank A look at the influence of power and money in 1930s Hollywood through the eyes of a talented but blocked and addicted writer. Imagination
The United States vs. Billie Holiday A passionate depiction of a resilient artist and her creative act of protest. Justice
Judas and the Black Messiah A hard-hitting, real life tale of betrayal and racial injustice. Justice
Land A soulful and empowering portrait of grief. Kindness
Little Fish A love story set during a pandemic that reminds us of the importance of memories. Love
Palm Springs A romantic comedy about two people forced to really live in the present moment. Love
Another Round A drunken tumble through midlife crises, which calls for dissection in community conversation. Yearning
One Night in Miami A fictional recreation of a gathering of four Black leaders and their sometimes heated conversation about their goals and aspirations. Justice
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom A fierce and poetic study of music, history, and racism. Justice
News of the World Western about the healing power of storytelling and kindness as a spiritual practice. Kindness
The Father A drama with a mix of sunshine and shadows about a man facing dementia and his daughter struggling to provide him the care he refuses. Love
Sound of Metal A quietly powerful portrait of disability, addiction, and recovery. Silence
Promising Young Woman An inventive feminist study of revenge and grief. Justice
Nomadland The remarkable odyssey of a feisty woman who finds community and her true self in her home on the road. You
Farewell Amor A touching family drama about the sacred powers of dance. Transformation
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