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Cqff23 1000x316 lonelyboy 01 How to get Lonely, become Bulletproof, and create World Peace

If you’re lucky, on Wednesday Feb 25 and Thursday Feb 26, you’ll be lonely! Sorry, that should be “you’ll be at Lonely Boy,” an indie film screening at Aksarben Cinema at 7 pm both nights, with a Q&A following the film. Lonely Boy follows three days in the life of Franky, a dude dealing with all manner of personal problems from family to love life. Back in the day when I started this film gig, we couldn’t even get...


Tyrese green lantern Cutting Room: Cannibalism, Comic Books and Cats

Tyrese Gibson, best known for playing the late Paul Walker’s unrequited love interest in 2 Fast 2 Furious, is openly campaigning to get the part of Green Lantern in upcoming DC comics movies. Oh, Tyrese. That’s not how this works! You can’t just post Photoshopped images of you in a Green Lantern costume and think you’ll get it. If that logic worked, I would be aboard the Tardis with Tatiana Maslany by now.

I knew...


Large loitering-with-intent web 1 Cutting Room: On Loitering, Lectures and Living in the Future

One of life’s many mysteries, at least to me, I’ve never understood what actually constitutes “loitering.” So color me double confused at Loitering With Intent. But I know where I can get some answers. On Thursday, Feb 12 at 7 pm, Film Streams is presenting a special screening of Loitering With Intent, which is described as a “sharp indie comedy,” which is hipster for “comedy.” The film’s producer, Tory Lenosky,...


Cutting Room: V-Day Plans and Oscars Gone Wild

Are you in love and totally broke? Have I gotta a great Valentine’s Day date planned for you! Film Streams just announced an 11-film repertory series featuring Katherine Hepburn and will have a free screening of The Philadelphia Story on Valentine’s Day, sponsored by Borsheims. So you can say “I got you something from Borsheims for Valentine’s Day” and then take your significant other to the free screening! I see no...


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