Movies

Oct. 31, 2017

Citizen Jane discusses different backgrounds through short film program “Intersection”

The film festival showed short films highlighting race, sexuality and stereotypes Saturday.

Oct. 31, 2017

‘LIYANA’ receives high praise at Citizen Jane Film Festival

The documentary redefines bravery with the powers of feminism.

Oct. 24, 2017

The Citizen Jane Film Festival brings female film directors to the forefront

Features programmer Donna Kozloskie: “It’s like a little home for filmmakers and students who want to come and interact.”

Apr. 17, 2017

Run, don’t Skywalk, to these five answers for your ‘Last Jedi’ questions

Don't call me a mindless philosopher, you overweight glob of grease.

Jan. 25, 2017

‘La La Land’ is the perfect film for ‘the fools who dream’

Director Damien Chazelle stuns with great music and an incredible story, and he deserves the accolades.

Nov. 13, 2016

‘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.

Nov. 11, 2016

'Nakom' portrays the plight of an African university student

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

Nov. 08, 2016

Citizen Jane’s 'The View From Tall' is eye-opening

The movie explores the moral ambiguity of teenage transgressions.

Nov. 08, 2016

'The Wedding Invitation' disappoints Citizen Jane’s theme of female capability

The film follows the lives of three women over the span of one week in their quest to find wedding dates.

Oct. 14, 2016

Man Seeking Movies: Slaves rebel in controversial ‘The Birth of a Nation’

Nat Turner leads an uprising in this mediocre historical drama.

Oct. 04, 2016

Man Seeking Movies: ‘Deepwater Horizon’ a survival thriller amidst tragedy

The environmental impacts of an oil spill are an afterthought in this action thriller about 2010’s BP oil spill.

Sep. 22, 2016

Man Seeking Movies: The Blair Witch returns

A horror film classic becomes a generic slew of jump scares in this sequel.

Sep. 14, 2016

Man Seeking Movies: Tom Hanks is an American hero in the understated ‘Sully.’

The only thing better than the mustaches in “Sully” is the landing itself.

Sep. 14, 2016

The Deal With Documentaries: The truth behind the terms

“Terms and Conditions May Apply” highlights the shortcomings of consumers.

Sep. 07, 2016

Man Seeking Movies: Don’t breathe during ‘Don’t Breathe’

Anxiety and tension run wild in this home-invasion film.

Aug. 30, 2016

Man Seeking Movies: ‘Hell or High Water’ is a showcase of great writing

From the writer of _Sicario_, this bank-heist drama may be the best movie of 2016 so far.

Aug. 27, 2016

Man Seeking Movies: _War Dogs_ leaves more to be desired

Jonah Hill and Miles Teller’s friendship is strictly business in this movie.

Jul. 13, 2016

Man Seeking Movies: ‘The Secret Life of Pets’ is cute, but not much more

A movie about our goofy pets makes for a surprisingly unemotional experience.

Jul. 08, 2016

Man Seeking Movies: ‘The Shallows’ is mindless entertainment

The shark provides the thrills; Blake Lively brings bad lines.

Jul. 06, 2016