Film Reviews

Mother A touching documentary about the three virtues of a compassionate caregiver. Compassion
The Laundromat How to turn the tables on the super rich. Justice
The Lighthouse A claustrophobic descent into maritime madness. Shadow
Adopt a Highway Touching story of a socially awkward ex-con who discovers the value of giving and receiving. Kindness
Light From Light An unusual, almost meditative film that reverences the mysteries of death, grief, and loneliness. X-The Mystery
Queen of Hearts (Dronningen) A portrait of an angry married woman who makes some questionable choices. You
Serendipity An artist’s intensely personal creative journey through illness. Imagination
Harriet A moving biopicture of Harriet Tubman as a courageous and charismatic freedom fighter. Hope
Always in Season A harrowing and revealing interrogation of the legacy of lynching in the United States. Justice
Steven Universe: The Movie A delightful and moving animated fable about change and community. You
Guest House A moving visit to a community of women determined to rebuild their lives. Justice
The Kill Team A chilling and ethically powerful true story that asks why civilian murders keep happening in wars. Shadow
Saudi Women's Driving School One small step forward for the rights of Saudi women. Questing
Mountaintop A documentary about the recording of the Colorado album by Neil Young with the band Crazy Horse. Connections
Clemency An emotionally rich drama that explores the moral and ethical impact of the death penalty on those required to enforce it. Justice
Parasite (Gisaengchung) A masterpiece in filmmaking and class warfare dissection. Shadow
The Cave An emotionally rich portrait of an inspiring young doctor caring for her patients in the Syrian war. Peace
Gift A documentary showing how art keeps moving in circles of sharing, giving, and generosity. Imagination
Pain and Glory (Dolor y Gloria) A career-high glimpse into an artist’s triumphs and tribulations. You
Midnight Traveler A moving story of migration captured on three iPhones. Hope
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