THE LOBSTER — Review by Susan Granger

Without doubt, this is one of the most bizarre films I’ve ever seen! Set in the near future in an alternate universe, it’s an existential allegory about the determination within every culture to pair people off. Whether heterosexual or homosexual, conforming means being part of a couple. When his wife leaves him for another man, David (Colin Farrell) has only 45 days to find another partner or face ‘Transformation’ into the animal of his choice. Most people want to be a dog, which is why there are so many of them. But David chooses to be re-embodied as a lobster.

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UNDER THE GUN, MONEY MONSTER, LOVE & FRIENDSHIP, THE STUDENT BODY and more May 13 Openers — Reviews by Jennifer Merin

Stephanie Soechtig’s exemplary must see documentary Under The Gun advocates for much needed gun control legislation in the US. Jodie

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Top Female Performances @ New York Film Festival 2015 – Liz Whittemore comments

With the abundance of beautiful films that screened at this year’s festival, I wanted to call to attention to a

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