Garth Trinidad, of KCRW 89.9 FM in Los Angeles, considers the blues a form of therapy (Nas has a similar view). Do something good for yourself when you visit Blues for Smoke, on view at the Wex now through December 29.
Video from MOCAtv.
Cinema Revival: A Festival of Film Restoration features more than a dozen new restorations—and presentations by three industry experts—over five days. Festival passes available here.
Don't miss Retrospective: Mario Monicelli: socially conscious comedies screening throughout the month of February. See the full series here.
Gregory Markopoulos: Film as Film
Plain Spoken Tour