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New York Film Festival Sept. 28-Oct.15

…AIDS sufferers were desperately searching for anything more effective than AZT. The inhibitor trials involved no less than 16 lymph node punctures, resulting in profuse vomiting and diarrhea. Some members…

Tribeca 2017: More Critic’s Choice Short Films

…inform, educate and delight audiences with the world’s premiere shorts. Also see Kurt Brokaw’s review of 11th Hour. This concludes Shorts critic’s choices. Read Brokaw’s reviews on Documentaries and Features….

Advance Look at New Directors/New Films

…year’s 27 features and 11 shorts, representing 20 countries, will screen at both locales between March 24th and April 4th. Many events host directors for in-person discussions. Kurt Brokaw has…

New Directors/New Films 2011 – Critic’s Choice

For the second consecutive year, The Independent’s senior film critic, Kurt Brokaw, has screened the entire lineup of New Directors/New Films and is reviewing his favorites below, including Margin Call,…

New Directors/New Films 2015 – Critic’s Choice

…a now defunct newspaper), who’s glumly teaching remedial reading. The Kindergarten Teacher is a film that could’ve opened or closed ND/NF, observes Brokaw. At this point The Kindergarten Teacher begins…

Director Thomas Ikimi on the set of Nostradamus. . Photo by Stefon Cromartie.

10 Filmmakers to Watch in 2015: Thomas Ikimi

…Thomas Ikimi’s script for Nostradomus, check out our Facebook page. Read Kurt Brokaw’s review of the Nostradamus here. Brokaw coincidentally chose this film as one of his top picks from…