Posted on June 10, 2016

Interview: Anna Rose Holmer, “The Fits”

Interview: Anna Rose Holmer, “The Fits”


My love for Ann Rose Holmer’s extraordinary debut, The Fits, is well documented as of my report from Independent Film Festival Boston. So naturally, I took the opportunity to chat with her about the film as the greatest of honors. I won’t bore you with a lead-in. This is one of my favorite interviews that I’ve done … Continue reading

Review: The Conjuring 2, 2016, dir. James Wan

Review: The Conjuring 2, 2016, dir. James Wan


Everyone who hates The Conjuring should love The Conjuring 2; unlike the first film, the second doesn’t make a plot-based historical oopsie and suggest that maybe women killed during the Salem witch trials actually were witches. But if The Conjuring 2 is a victory for social criticism on paper, it’s a defeat for integrity in franchising in practice (such … Continue reading