January/February Film Reviews

Fri, Jan 6, 2012

Follow the links below for in-depth film criticism of our upcoming films. Compiled so you can see what critics are saying about select films playing at the Wex through the end of February. You can also click through to each event for trailers. Want more film discussion? Like us on Facebook for curator features, trailers, commentary, contests, and more.

Medianeras (Jan 6)
New York Times

Octubre (Jan 7)
National Public Radio

In Between Days (Jan 12)
New York Times

A Useful Life (Jan 13- 14)
New York Times

Man Push Cart (Jan 19)
Roger Ebert

Granito: How to Nail a Dictator (Jan 20- 21)
About.com

Silent Souls (Jan 21)
New York Times
National Public Radio

Weekend (Jan 24)
New York Times

Lamerica (Jan 26)
New York Times

Chico & Rita (Jan 28)
The Guardian
Hollywood Reporter

House of Pleasures (Feb 2)
New York Times

Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (Feb 4)
Roger Ebert

Wanda (Feb 9)
New York Times

The Forgotten Village (Feb 9)
New York Times

Milk and the Land (Feb 11)
New York Times

Earthwork (Feb 11)
National Public Radio

El Bulli: Cooking in Progress (Feb 14)
New York Times

The Crusades (Feb 16)
New York Times

Sleep, My Love (Feb 18)
New York Times

Letters from the Big Man (Feb 24- 25)
New York Times

Red Desert (Feb 28)
Village Voice

Saintseneca

No tickets remain for Columbus-based indie-folk band Saintseneca, who will celebrate their Dark Arc album release at the Wex on Apr 19.

Hateship Loveship

Join us on May 2 as director Liza Johnson introduces a special advance screening of her new film Hateship Loveship (starring Kristen Wiig).