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Das Experiment
"...citizen “prisoners” were placed in an artificially created prison environment for 14 days to see just what would happen..."

Dec. 6, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Clockstoppers
"...the wearer's motion to the point that his surrounding environment appears frozen in time. Imagine the wealth of practical..."

April 5, 2002 Movie Review by Russell Smith

La Ciénaga
Martel's debut film is a family portrait of people falling down the class ladder.
"...interested in farming the fetid social, cultural, and physical environment in which her characters dwell. The setting is a..."

Jan. 4, 2002 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

It's Elementary: Talking About Gay Issues in School
"...of Deadly Deception: General Electric, Nuclear Weapons and Our Environment, offers a survey of how American schoolteachers are dealing..."

Sept. 6, 2001 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

All Creatures Great and Small
With the current state of the environment, long belabored by activists and scientists who point to any number of warning signs of planetary collapse, it makes sense, Chronicle contributor Dan Oko writes, that writers with deep green inclinations would juggle literary aesthetics and scientific data in their efforts to jar us from the stupefying impact of too much information and too much bad news.
"...he said, journalism and nonfiction might help waken our environmental sympathies but were unlikely vehicles for the deep commitment..."

May 18, 2001 Books Feature by Dan Oko

Taste of Cherry
"...set in austere, bleak surroundings, Taste of Cherry's stark environment is appropriate to its existential pursuit of life-and-death questions...."

Oct. 16, 1998 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Butcher Boy
"...is both a sympathetic figure, a product of his environment, and a stone cold killer, who seems all the..."

May 1, 1998 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

It's in the Water
"...trauma of coming out in a less than supportive environment and lived to laugh about it. Enjoy that, and..."

Jan. 30, 1998 Movie Review by Russell Smith

Halfmoon
"...is no small thing, for in Bowles' universe the environment is always a governing element in the human drama...."

March 29, 1996 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Window to Paris
"...All the characters have different reactions to their new environment, the richness of which contrasts greatly with that of..."

May 19, 1995 Movie Review by Joey O'Bryan

Only the Brave
"...how one's sense of self can be consumed by environment. Only the Brave centers on Alex and Vicki, two..."

May 5, 1995 Movie Review by Robert Faires

A Man of No Importance
"...about Alfie, though, and how his life and his environment have conspired to repress many of the ideas and..."

Feb. 17, 1995 Movie Review by Alison Macor

The Blue Kite
"...settings, and its story about people coping within their environment. Divided into three parts, this film is narrated by..."

Sept. 9, 1994 Movie Review by Alison Macor

Salmonberries
"...The effect of watching them in this spare Alaskan environment is visually haunting though what is expressed, both verbally..."

July 1, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Ruby in Paradise
"...portrait of both Ruby and her coastal Florida panhandle environment, Ruby in Paradise has an amazing presence. Its realism,..."

Feb. 4, 1994 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Taiga
"...desolate peaks in the distance. It's a harsh, sterile environment, despite its natural beauty, with cold winds forever whipping..."

Nov. 5, 1993 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Lost in Yonkers
"...as disabilities, are the double-edged outgrowths of Grandma's stifling environment and legacy...."

May 21, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Efficiency Expert
"...dignity and respect. It is within this time and environment that The Efficiency Expert is set -- a quaint,..."

Dec. 4, 1992 Movie Review by Pamela Bruce

In the Shadow of the Stars
"...mutual love for their art and maintain a supportive environment among themselves, their individual backgrounds and ambitions are diverse...."

June 5, 1992 Movie Review by Pamela Bruce

Thank You and Good Night!
"...grandmother's apartment to create a somewhat surreal and magical environment that takes leave of reality and deposits us nearer..."

April 17, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

"Building Bombs" and "Deadly Deception"
"...Chasnoff's Deadly Deception: General Electric, Nuclear Weapons & Our Environment is making a timely appearance in Austin. The half-hour..."

April 3, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Double Life of Veronique
Kieslowski's movie is told not so much in customary narrative structures, but in glimpses, hints, and intimations. On the same day in 1968, two women are born, one in Poland, the other in France. Though the two share many characteristics, they live worlds apart. Yet each senses the other and has intuitive knowledge of the other's presence.
"...two places at once and reacts instinctively to her environment. The movie links the two women through resonant visual..."

March 6, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Kafka
"...of Kafka's life, the movie focuses more on the environment of 1919 Prague that so influenced the author. In..."

Feb. 7, 1992 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Opinion: In Permian Highway Pipeline Fight, Property Rights Are the Answer
Eminent domain reform allows us to protect our environment and the rights of Texas landowners simultaneously
"...plans to build a pipeline through the Hill Country, environmentalists, local officials, and property owners were concerned. They sued..."

May 1, 2020 Column by Cutter W. González

Turn Your Yard Into a Wildlife Habitat
Preserving the environment by letting your lawn go wild
"...gridlike landscaping, but for anyone interested in preserving the environment, it's a welcome one. Croteau's yard is a Certified..."

April 21, 2017 Features Feature by Jessi Cape

"textscape: Susan Scafati and Sean Ripple"
Using text interface as a visual environment, this show is messy and clean, consistent and surprising, philosophical and entertaining
"..."textscape" treats the ubiquitous text interface as a visual environment. The intangible is made tangible, something we can touch,..."

Feb. 24, 2017 Arts Review by Sam Anderson-Ramos

Public Notice: Your Libraries at Work
Plus parties for the environment, and the Dead
"...in Archi­tec­ture Scholarship Fund. Donate in advance at www.laspinatasatx.com. Environment: Thumbs Down? or Up?..."

Oct. 28, 2016 News Column by Nick Barbaro

"Elizabeth Chiles: Over Time"
The photographer focuses on the intersection of time and the environment, capturing the subtle changes in nature
"...is interested in the intersection of time and the environment. Her portfolio explores this through capturing subtle changes in..."

April 1, 2016 Arts Review by H.C. Arnold

Texas on the Brink UPDATED
Sixth edition ranks Texas nationwide
"...state rankings on public policy issues from education to environment. [POST UPDATED TO INCLUDE LINK TO REPORT]..."

April 15, 2013 News Post by Michael King

Serve Gourmet Gadgets & Goods
Cookware for the new Downtown Austin scene
"...Downtown Austin is a constantly changing environment. New bars and restaurants, new places to live, and..."

Jan. 17, 2013 Food Post by Carly Yansak

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