Reviews of upcoming films: April 2011

Mon, Apr 4, 2011

Follow the links below for in-depth film criticism of our upcoming films. Compiled so you can see what critics are saying about films playing at the Wex in April. Want more film discussion? Like us on Facebook for curator features, trailers, commentary, contests, and more.

American Dream (FEB 17)
Roger Ebert

Disco and Atomic War (APR 7)
New York Times
Village Voice

Shoah (First Era, APR 10) (Second Era, APR 17)
Roger Ebert's original 1985 release review
New York Times

Persona (APR 12)
Roger Ebert
Essay by P. Adams Sitney

Bill Cunningham New York (APR 14)
Collected reviews

Idiots and Angels (APR 15)
Village Voice
New York Times

Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff (APR 21)
Time Out London

A Matter of Life and Death (APR 21)
Roger Ebert
New York Times

Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (APR 22-23)
Guardian

The Strange Case of Angelica (APR 28)
Los Angeles Times

Visiting Filmmaker: Jay Rosenblatt (APR 29-30)
Biography and discussion of his work
Filmmaker Magazine interview

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).