SUNDANCE REVIEW: PASSING (2021)

“We’re all of us passing for something or other, aren’t we?” Rebecca Hall’s inspiration in adapting Nella Larsen’s novel, Passing, didn’t come from her need to bring this rather artistic short story to life, but rather a strong connection to the material. Hall’s grandfather, a black man, “passed” for a white man throughout his life.…

REVIEW: WILDLIFE (2018)

“What’s going to happen to us?” Wildlife tells the story of a young family whose lives begin to take a turn for the worst after the husband, Jerry Brinson, loses his job. Jerry soon falls into a depression, leaving everything to fall on the shoulders of his wife, Jeanette, and son, Joe. When Jerry takes…