BOFCA MID-WEEK ROUNDUP: 04/21/2021

Joyce Kulhawik talks about this year’s Oscar nominees and how to watch the show.

Robyn Bahr has Boston Globe film critic Ty Burr on her podcast The Film Stage Show to discuss THE FATHER. She also digs into how the Oscars nominated first-timers and outsiders in this unprecedented year.

Daniel M. Kimmel reviews VANQUISH and THE MARIJUANA CONSPIRACY.

Spoilerpiece Theatre reviews JAKOB’S WIFE, VOYAGERS, and TINA.

 

BOFCA REVIEW ROUNDUP: 03/19/2021

Note: This roundup contains a profanity that is spelled out because it is the official title of the film reviewed by one of our members.

A man in the movie Phobias turning and looking at the cameraPHOBIAS

If you have a short attention span or are prone to stopping and starting the movies that you watch at home, PHOBIAS is, at the very least, user-friendly. – Daniel M. Kimmel, North Shore Movies

 

Detail of “Self-Portrait of David Wojnarowicz,” 1983–84WOJNAROWICZ: F**K YOU F*GGOT F**KER

“1980s painter and AIDS activist David Wojnarowicz could be lawless in his methods, but he was as principled as he was talented, interested not in creating art as a product or pursuing a payday but, rather, focused on the purity of art as a means of expression.” – Kilian Melloy, EDGE Media Network