Weekend Vibes is a Friday column about streaming recommendations, new release hype and entertainment events.
“As both a man and an artist, Paul Robeson deserves more recognition in 2018 and beyond.”
Love Is Love: Peter Putzel Marries FilmStruck
“New York might have the physical structure where one can project themselves onto a city, but Los Angeles’ mutability allows people to graft their life into its cultural fabric.”
Marshall Shaffer’s 2nd annual #FilmStruckFebruary begins!
An Essay by Marshall Shaffer
“Haneke understands that people need images and videos to mediate reality, to provide a buffer zone between us and the messiness of death. Furthermore, it is not enough to be a passive consumer of this gaze.”
In the Vague Visages Writers’ Room on Facebook, freelancers were asked to comment about their favorite under the radar films of 2017. Enjoy!
TIFF 2017: ‘Dark River,’ ‘Jeannette: The Childhood of Joan of Arc,’ ‘Alanis,’ ‘Beast,’ ‘Occidental’
“Step aside, LBJ, your time in the spotlight is done.”