Outfest, L.A.'s gay and lesbian film festival, ended on Sunday, reminding us that films about the LGBT experience serve an important role in the community, from teaching teenage boys and girls that it's alright to kiss other boys and girls, respectively, to connecting social activists with images su ... More >>
Indie filmmakers grapple with "reality"
The most divisive dramatic competition entry yet to screen at Sundance, Simon Killer is the second feature directed by Antonio Campos, director of Afterschool and producer of last year's Sundance hit Martha Marcy May Marlene. Like Martha Marcy, Simon is built around an attractive, enigmatic young pe ... More >>
An Olsen sister falls in and out of a cult
L.A. Art Collective Struggles to Go On After Actor's Death
Below are a few videos mentioned in this week's feature on the Masses. (All text by Randall Roberts) The Masses in Marfa: Edited by Matt Amato In the first week of May, the Masses art collective gathered a dozen-and-a-half kindreds and traveled to Marfa, Texas for the first an ... More >>
Michael Haneke and his brutal home invaders return to implicate you
Gregg Arakiís Mysterious Skin