Star Trek: Picard Trailer

While Star Trek Discovery is jumping ahead 930 years to the future, Star Trek: Picard will be reaching back into the past by bringing back one of the most respected captains that Starfleet has ever seen.

Sir Patrick Stewart is back as Captain Jean-Luc Picard, but we find him living a life of retirement on a wine vineyard in the middle of nowhere. But that all changes when a young woman stumbles onto his property and begs him for help. Picard finds himself confronting a Federation that doesn’t seem to be willing to fight for those who are in dire need of help, so he takes matters into his own hands. That means asking some old friends for help and advice. Watch the Star Trek: Picard trailer below. Read More »

Tribeca Movie Review: Santiago


The following film was reviewed at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival.

World Documentary Competition
2007, Brazil
Dir: Joåo Moriera Salles

Director of several award winning documentary series such as Blues (1989) and America (1990) in his home country of Brazil, Joåo Salles is best known for his in depth studies on contemporary Latin American culture, as well as being the brother of Walter Salles. For his next project, Salles decided to tackle an issue of smaller proportions, yet with a much larger personal significance for him. The subject of the film was to be Santiago, the butler who lived at his home in Brazil and who served him and his family for thirty years.

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