The Maneater

Tag: Film

Director of undergraduate studies for IT writes and produces award winning film

After going through a total of six years of table reads and revisions, the small 700 word article for a flash fiction magazine has evolved into a complete work.

The Deal With Documentaries: ‘Spring Broke’ shares the history of a famously reckless vacation

The 2016 documentary shows the rise and fall of two of the most popular spring break destinations.

For the Love of Movies: Céline Sciamma’s work extends beyond her role as a director

The insightfulness of “My Life as a Zucchini” is nothing new for writer-director Céline Sciamma.

‘Logan’ is the Wolverine film we’ve always wanted

Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart made their last on-screen performances of two titular characters absolutely timeless.

What really goes down at the True/False volunteer after-party

T’was a night filled with filmmakers, neon lights and throwback jams.

In ‘Quest,’ music drives the story

The Rainey family works through obstacles and still gives back to the community.

Manolo and Gorrion create a nostalgic yet modern tale in ‘Donkeyote'

The True/False film's meandering pace is perfect.

‘Distant Constellation’ juxtaposes innovation and quiescence

Shevaun Mizrahi’s “work in progress” film features individuals from all walks of life.

Polish film ‘Communion’ does not disappoint

Director Anna Zamecka’s freshman documentary screened for the first time in the U.S. at True/False Film Fest.

‘Dina’ celebrates what it means to live a life

Watching “Dina” is like watching a real-life rom-com play out in front of you.

‘Whose Streets?’ highlights the community behind the Ferguson protests

The documentary is a vital look at the frustration and anger that followed Michael Brown’s death.

‘The Grown-Ups’ brings awareness to Down syndrome

Director Maite Alberdi’s humanizes three individuals affected by the syndrome in her documentary.

‘Step’ will make you want to dance for joy

The True/False documentary gives a look into the lives of three Baltimore teens.

‘Rat Film’ is about something more profound than rats

The documentary opens viewers’ eyes to socioeconomic separation in Baltimore.

For the Love of Movies: Spike Lee’s sophomore film is still relevant

“School Daze” reveals a timeless understanding of racial tension.

The Deal With Documentaries: ‘And the Oscar Goes To…’ reveals the history and politics behind the awards

The 2014 documentary explores the history of the prestigious awards in great depth.

The Deal With Documentaries: ‘13th’ delves into how prominent inequality still is

The 2016 documentary explores legislation that has led to racially disproportionate prison overcrowding.

‘To Keep the Light’ illuminates the story of the silent worker

The film shown at Citizen Jane Film Festival brings the lives of female lighthouse workers in the 1870s into the spotlight.

'Nakom' portrays the plight of an African university student

This Citizen Jane film helps viewers understand their privilege of education.

Twelve things to binge watch, read and listen to over break

Whether you love reading or watching TV, there’s something for you.