Two of the 13 films in the 2010 Roger Ebert’s Film Festival offered starkly contrasting views of Los Angeles — sides of life that most of us Midwesterners never see.
Among the Ebertfest guests on stage with writer-director Charlie Kaufman on Friday night at the Virginia Theatre was a critic with an impressive pedigree and resume.
It’s only Day 2 of Ebertfest and I’m zonked.
Like many other festival-goers, I was up until 12:45 a.m. Thursday. As I write this early Thursday evening I’ve seen four movies already.
I’m not complaining.
Pre-opening party for volunteers
This past weekend had a strong Americana flavor for my mother and me.
Yesterday in Chicago I had rich and remarkable experiences, all thanks to my job as a daily newspaper reporter.