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Sharqiya

In Film Festival on May 22, 2012 at 5:35 am

Slow, quiet and at times boring. I’m glad I saw it.

11 Flowers

In Film Festival on May 22, 2012 at 5:34 am

A young boy in China set in a small town in 1975 stumbles across a murderer. Very well done film.

The 5,000 Days Project

In Film Festival on May 22, 2012 at 5:32 am

This film follows children through adolescent till early adulthood. Basic questions about dreams and relationships are answered and reviewed over the 10 year spread. An interesting film.

Coteau Rouge

In Film Festival on May 21, 2012 at 7:31 pm

Simple, funny, sweet. Average score.

Bel Ami

In Film Festival on May 21, 2012 at 7:30 pm

I think that half of the audience was in attendance to see Robert Pattinson. I was not in that half. Uma Thurman was delightful, but the story was too shallow.

My Sucky Teen Romance

In Film Festival on May 21, 2012 at 7:27 pm

It was fun to see what a 16 year old director/writer was capable of. I look forward to seeing her future work.

High Ground

In Film Festival on May 21, 2012 at 7:26 pm

This documentary deals with Veterans who have returned from the Iraqi war and are dealing with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Each of them have agreed to climb a mountain in the Himalayas. Through this film, we get a glimpse into their struggle and a sense of their healing. Well done.

Eden

In Film Festival on May 21, 2012 at 7:20 pm

Eden is a powerful story about a kidnapping that led to human trafficking. Based on a true story.

Robot and Frank

In Film Festival on May 21, 2012 at 7:18 pm

This Film is full of heart as it tells a story about aging and relationships. Great film.

Ai Wei Wei: Never Sorry

In Film Festival on May 21, 2012 at 7:16 pm

This documentary follows an artist in China who is willing to leave the art world to confront his government. In the end, he’s still a confused artist.