| Aug 1, 2012
| 8:49 AM
A Baltimore funeral home is among those featured in an ESPN campaign from Academy-Award-winning director Errol Morris that launched today.
The project, which includes 15-, 30- and 60-second trailers as well as a short documentary, looks at sports-themed...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Joe McGinniss could not believe his eyes. The man he saw in a North Carolina courtroom last week was stooped and shackled, hardly the same smooth and swaggering Jeffrey MacDonald who had told his story so many years ago.
To say the author and the...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Florida filmmaking legend Victor Nunez will be a guest of honor at this year's Florida Film Festival at a screening of his acclaimed drama “Ruby in Paradise,” the movie that launched Ashley Judd's career. The festival's line-up was announced...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 4:37 PM
This year's Sarasota Film Festival will be star-studded and action packed, with a performance by Harry Connick, Jr. and his orchestra, and appearances by Oscar winner Geena Davis and screen legend and Oscar nominee Christopher Plummer. Their opening night...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 4:40 PM
Before he won his Oscar, before he starting studying infamous murder cases, before taking on Robert McNamara and the whole justification for the Vietnam War, documentary filmmaker Errol Morris was known for finding America's most colorful eccentrics and...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 4:39 PM
The incredibly strange, willful and seemingly crazy ex-beauty queen who is the subject of Errol Morris's latest documentary, “Tabloid,” has hit him with a lawsuit over how she comes off in the film. Joyce McKinney, as the film says, apparently...
| Jan 31, 2010
| 11:52 AM
An arrest has been made in the tragic death of 39 year-old Karen Schmeer, an award-winning film editor who was hit and killed Friday night on the Upper West Side by three men fleeing the scene of a crime.
David McKie, 25, of Coral Springs Florida has...
| Jul 14, 2010
| 6:43 AM
Thursday, July 15
7:30 p.m., 9:30 p.m.
608 Colfax Avenue
Indianapolis Film Festival Saturday, July 17 at 12:00 p.m. Thursday, July 22 at 3:00 p.m. Indianapolis Museum of Art 4000 Michigan Road Indianapolis, IN
| Jul 13, 2011
| 10:00 PM
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Former beauty queen Joyce McKinney says she simply had three days of fun, food and sex with her fiancé, who allegedly fled the country with Mormons. English tabloid reporters claim she kidnapped the guy. That’s only a sliver of...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 12:22 PM
One of the joys of the extra space afforded us in the Tribune’s recent redesign has been the addition of a full page of film recommendations, labeled ON SCREEN.
On that page film critic Michael Phillips (with an occasional assist from other...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 5:04 AM
Matt Porterfield says we can credit Jean-Luc Godard's "Masculine-Feminine" (1966) for the interview structure of "Putty Hill." He also says that Martin Bell's hard-to-find "Streetwise," about Seattle street kids, exerted a huge influence on his two...