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Loro

Glenn’s Pick – Glenn Webb, Director of Programs – Even if recent political affairs seem like a circus side-show, it helps when seen from the distance of another country on another continent. The wild spectacle of affluence and power that Berlusconi brought to the forefront of public awareness is so …

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Give Me Liberty

Glenn’s Pick – Glenn Webb, Director of Programs – There is definitely some good humor in the movie GIVE ME LIBERTY, but it would be wrong to approach this just as a comedy. The predicaments of the protagonist are easily recognizable to most of us because it is the experience …

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Making Waves – The Art of Cinematic Sound

Glenn’s Pick – Glenn Webb, Director of Programs – One way that a Dairy Membership is more than just a collection of discounts is the monthly opportunity in The Boe to add your voice to the curatorial process for the cinema. We invite our members to watch a movie with …

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Rosemary’s Baby/Friday Night Weird

Glenn’s Pick – Glenn Webb, Director of Programs – “Rosemary’s Baby” and the novel it is based on have grown into a new relevance. What appeared to be a story about the occult, perhaps with overtones of paranoia and critique of the social elite, now is a classic example of …

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La Casa Lobo

Glenn’s Pick – Glenn Webb, Director of Programs – This week we have some great movies, but I need to show some love to the Friday Night Weird selection, La Casa Lobo (The Wolf House.) It’s a hybrid form of animation, mixing stop-motion and hand painting, as backgrounds spontaneously morph into new …

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Fiddlin’

Glenn’s Pick – Glenn Webb, Director of Programs – I can’t remember who said it, whether it was Utah Phillips or Woody Guthrie or someone else, but the quote is, “Music is way too important to leave it to the professionals.” Now I have utmost respect for professional musicians, for …

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Desert Utopia

 – Glenn’s Pick by Glenn Webb, Director of Programs –  In my past life as a touring sound engineer, I unexpectedly found myself traveling to Weimar, Germany with a couple of days to kill between rehearsal and show. So I wandered through the birthplace of Bauhaus architecture and had a …

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Ága

Glenn’s Pick by Glenn Webb, Director of Programs – At first glance, it might look like an anthropological documentary about how the Yakut people live in the Far North, but Ága is actually a family drama told in a strikingly sparse way. Rather than sharp dialogue and plot pyrotechnics, this movie shows an …

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“Fantastic Fungi” doc shows growing appetite for mushrooms — magic or otherwise – Showing at the Boe Sept. 25-28

theknow.deverpost.com | By John Wenzel Sep 19, 2019, 6:00 am –  The mushroom boom is here. It didn’t arrive as quickly, or with as much fanfare, as the Green Rush that followed the statewide legalization of cannabis in 2014. But it’s here. “It’s certainly drafting off of the expanded awareness that cannabis brought …

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Luis Buñuel

https://thedairy.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/bunel-trim-insta.mp4 Glenn’s Pick by Glenn Webb, Director of Programs – One thing that continues to blow my mind about movies is that there are so many ways to tell a story in this medium. It may seem surprising that a movie about the famous and influential filmmaker Buñuel making a …

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