Insight

March 7, 2017

‘Dina’ celebrates what it means to live a life

‘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.

March 7, 2017

‘Distant Constellation’ juxtaposes innovation and quiescence

‘Distant Constellation’ juxtaposes innovation and quiescence

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

March 7, 2017

Know Before You Go: TroyBoi to play in Columbia

Know Before You Go: TroyBoi to play in Columbia

Ekali and Manatee Commune are accompanying TroyBoi this Thursday.

March 7, 2017

Polish film ‘Communion’ does not disappoint

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.

March 7, 2017

‘Step’ will make you want to dance for joy

‘Step’ will make you want to dance for joy

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

March 7, 2017

‘Stranger In Paradise’ is a devil’s advocate for the global refugee crisis

‘Stranger In Paradise’ is a devil’s advocate for the global refugee crisis

The European film had its U.S. debut at the True/False Film Fest, offering a provocative look at the refugee crisis.

March 7, 2017

'Strong Island' documentary explores issues of race through death of director’s brother

'Strong Island' documentary explores issues of race through death of director’s brother

Director Yance Ford: “[Strong Island] is not an easy film. It is meant to challenge you, meant to provoke you to ask many different questions.”

March 7, 2017

‘The Grown-Ups’ brings awareness to Down syndrome

‘The Grown-Ups’ brings awareness to Down syndrome

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

March 7, 2017

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

‘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.

March 6, 2017

‘Rat Film’ is about something more profound than rats

‘Rat Film’ is about something more profound than rats

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

March 1, 2017

Know Before You Go: Ray Wild and Dumpster Kitty to perform at Rose Music Hall

The local rock bands are set to perform Friday.

Feb. 28, 2017

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

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

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

Feb. 24, 2017

For the Love of Movies: A categorical guide to True/False films

For the Love of Movies: A categorical guide to True/False films

Columnist Nick Corder zeroes in on this year’s most eye-catching films.

Feb. 24, 2017

G#’s Musical Radar: Ben Folds, Kadhja Bonet play sold-out show at The Blue Note

Both artists performed stripped-down sets Tuesday night.

Feb. 24, 2017

New season of ‘VICE’ will captivate your curiosity

New season of ‘VICE’ will captivate your curiosity

MOVE’s resident investigative journalist says the program’s investigations will make you feel smarter.

Feb. 24, 2017

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

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.

Feb. 23, 2017

‘Two Plays in Two Days: X’ explores the assassination of Malcolm X

‘Two Plays in Two Days: X’ explores the assassination of Malcolm X

‘X’ leaves the audience to reflect upon their place in history.

Feb. 21, 2017

Know Before You Go: Sammy Adams at The Blue Note

The Motel Brothers are performing this week before the rappers.

Feb. 14, 2017

Characters mature as ‘Girls’ comes to its final season

Characters mature as ‘Girls’ comes to its final season

The show kicks off season 6 with a tryst in the Hamptons.

Feb. 14, 2017

Column: Confessions of a modern-day woman

Column: Confessions of a modern-day woman

The real meaning behind the dreaded “F-word.”