True or False? 2015: Tea Time


This combines three great subjects: South America, old people, and death. A perfect trifecta for making me emotional. Yeah, I cried…this may be the only film at T/F this year for my tears. We shall see how the final day, Sunday, holds this statement as true or false. But, I only cried at the extreme…

True or False? 2014: The Green Prince


Secrets. Embittered distrust and fighting. Broken family ties. I am reminded of Will Smith’s ‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ song: “This is the story all about how my life got twisted, turned upside…” Two men. One Israeli. One Palestinian. One works for the Israeli government. One is turned to work for the government. One seeks to…

True or False? 2012: Low and Clear


It was time for my second film at the True/False Film Festival. Gingerly prancing towards the Tiger Hotel in downtown Columbia,Mo I was racing to get in the Q line for a decent and hopeful number to be able to get into the Forrest Theatre, the converted hotel ballroom. Hopping over puddles from the earlier…