‘CODA’ Wins Best Picture At A Messy Oscar Ceremony

‘CODA’ Wins Best Picture At A Messy Oscar Ceremony

I want to focus on the highlights of the night. I want to happily announce that CODA won three Academy Awards, including Best Picture, in a touching night for great storytelling and filmmaking. And yet, that is not what the story of the day is...

A Sundance Recap: Breaking Down My 25 Film Journey

A Sundance Recap: Breaking Down My 25 Film Journey

The general consensus out of the 2022 Sundance Film Festival was that while the good stuff was great, it was, overall, a weaker year for the festival. As I wrap up my personal schedule, I tend to agree. There were very few big swings, which...

The Sacred Wall’s 2022 Sundance Film Festival Schedule

The Sacred Wall’s 2022 Sundance Film Festival Schedule

Starting tomorrow, the 2022 Sundance Film Festival will commence from its base in Park City, Utah. And just like last year, because time is a flat circle and it turns out we’re in an eternal cycle of incompetence of the highest order, Sundance...

‘The Power Of The Dog’ And ‘West Side Story’ Lead A Weird, Limping Golden Globes

‘The Power Of The Dog’ And ‘West Side Story’ Lead A Weird, Limping Golden Globes

Whelp, that was certainly an ordeal. After a year filled with criticism, exposés, and attempts at ground-up reformative change, the 79th Golden Globes were held not with a bang, but with a whisper. A weird, creepy whisper, right in your ear and...