Daily Archives: February 27, 2016

My prediction on the 88th Annual Academy Awards

Again, we are near the end of the latest Oscar season. I and many others initially thought that “Spotlight” (2015) was the definite front runner, but then things became more uncertain and interesting than last year. Although Alejandro González Iñárritu … Continue reading

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Meru (2015) ☆☆☆(3/4): Reaching for a challenging peak in the Himalayas

Documentary film “Meru” works best when it functions as a vivid, extraordinary record of one arduous quest for conquering one of the most challenging mountains in the Himalayas. Yes, those three mountaineers in the documentary really climbed up there with … Continue reading

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