The cowboy is an iconic figure of the American mythos. Man and horse conquer the prairie, two beings, utterly free and united against the world. Chloé Zhao turns her attention to this quintessential figure in The Rider, spooling apart the intricacies of the masculinity beneath with tender care.
Richard Bates Jr. turns his lens to the generational gap in Tone-Deaf, which had its East Coast premiere at Boston Underground Film Festival in March and hits cinemas this August.
For a movie about porn, Mope isn’t even hot.
Lucas Heyne’s debut film, which had its East Coast premiere at Boston Underground Film Festival, is a twisted, intimate affair, stuffed full of warped minds and abused bodies. Based on the real-life murder of an aspiring porn star, it makes for a tough watch, reflecting the de-humanising reality of the adult film industry.
It's time for this broadcast to get with the times.
'Black Mirror' ruminates on the concept of free will in its most ambitious installment yet -- while putting its protagonist through the wringer.