Obit

Vanessa Gould’s film about obituary writers is one of the best documentaries I’ve seen. It offers a glimpse into the daily lives of New York...

Dallas Buyers Club

In 1985 Dallas, a local rodeo cowboy Ron Woodroof is diagnosed with AIDS. With no approved medication available, Ron finds his own way to buy...

Midnight Express

Midnight Express is Alan Parker’s direction and Oliver Stone’s screenplay of Billy Hayes’ autobiographical novel of the same name. It tells a powerful story about...

Certain Women

Kelly Reichardt is one of the leading contemporary American art-house directors. In this film she portrays the intertwined stories of three women in rural USA....

Paranoid Park

Gus Van Sant’s film about high-school children in Portland’s skateboarding scene. Great story about growing up in the modern world, and the uncertainty that youngsters...

One Flew Over Cuckoo’s Nest

A classic film by Milos Forman, based on the novel by Ken Kesey.  One Flew Over Cuckoo’s Nest (1975) was filmed in Oregon State Mental...