Streaming Review: The Fever (A Febre)

When Maya Da-Rin’s Manaus-set fiction feature debut The Fever world-premiered at the Locarno Film Festival in August, 2019,…

Streaming Reviews: The Funeral Home (La funeraria)/4×4

Argentina has become, in the last 20 years, the indisputable leader of genre filmmaking in Latin…

Streaming Review: Identifying Features (Sin señas particulares)

I am always weary of critics who claim to have seen the first great film of…

Movie Review: Landfall

Hurricane María was, and is, such a traumatic experience for so many Puerto Ricans that no…

Movie Review: The Way I See It

By Alejandro A. Riera Journalism is the first draft of history and Pete Souza was on…

The 36th Chicago Latino Film Festival, Sept. 18-27, Announces Programming for Its Virtual Edition

The International Latino Cultural Center of Chicago announced this month that the 36th Chicago Latino Film Festival will now take…

Streaming Review: (The August Virgin/La virgen de agosto)

Eva is at a turning point in her life. About to turn 33, she has quit…

Streaming Review: The One and Only Ivan

The One and Only Ivan is a rara avis for the Walt Disney Studios: a family…

Streaming Review: La Llorona

By Alejandro A. Riera Horror takes many forms in director-writer Jayro Bustamante’s eerie, chilling and masterful…