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Dramatic Escape

“Dramatic Escape” is a wonderful documentary that showcases the transformational ability of programs such as Sing Sing's arts outlet.

Vince Giordano – There’s a Future in the Past

Vince Giordano is a consummate showman leading his band, the Nighthawks, through decades of jazz music in this fun, but superficial, documentary.

Indy Film Fest: West of Her

A beautiful debut film both mysterious and enchanting, and anchored by a wonderful performance from Kesley Siepser, who’s a talent that deserves to be noticed.

Indy Film Fest: Reparation

A superb thriller that leaves you breathless as you race to find the revelation of its reality and the true intentions of its menacing antagonist.

Indy Film Fest: All the Wrong Friends

It misses an opportunity due to stereotypical characters, flat plot and stiff dialogue, but is at least a launchpad for a budding summer film program at SMU.

Skywalking: Gearing Up for the ‘Star Wars’ Marathon

As the Lucasfilm logo fades in and John Williams’ well-known theme rocks our souls, one thing is for sure — “Star Wars” is back and bigger than ever.

Heartland: A More Perfect Union

“A More Perfect Union” is a powerful film whose message is as important today as it was then and shouldn’t be ignored.

Heartland: Dakota

“Dakota” is a short film with a big idea that fails to connect with the audience.