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The Retrieval
Chris Eska's ambitious indie film is set during the waning months of the Civil War and tells a distinctive coming-of-age story.
"...Ambitious as all get out, The Retrieval is an indie film production that belies its..."

May 2, 2014 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Landscape in the Mist
"...Directed by: Theo Angelopoulos. Starring: Michalis Zeke, Tania Palaiologou and Stratos Tzortzoglou...."

Aug. 9, 1991 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Scenes from the Film Awards
Arts+Labor checks in with Tishuan Scott after his big win
"...its South by Southwest webisodes with this entry from the 2013 Film Awards...."

March 14, 2013 SXSW Post by Monica Riese

The Rundown
The man-mountain known as the Rock is diminished by all the action clichés in his new picture.
"...Directed by: Peter Berg. Starring: the Rock, Seann William Scott, Rosario Dawson, Christopher Walken, Ewen..."

Oct. 3, 2003 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Kickstart Your Weekend With 'The Father'
Stephen Belyeu's latest project needs help with a test shoot
"...crew and a thoughtful appreciation of FX technologies from the not-too-distant past, Belyeu thinks he can make it work...."

Jan. 24, 2014 Screens Post by Monica Riese

The AggreGAYtor: June 17
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
"...Rachel Maddow takes the GOP to school, Michele Bachmann takes immigration reform to..."

June 17, 2013 Qmmunity Post

Norwood Trial: Retracing the Morton Murder
Testimony admitted, attorneys begin deliberations on second killing
"...Mark Norwood’s trial for the 1988 murder of Debra Baker should last at least..."

Sept. 20, 2016 News Post by Chase Hoffberger

The Reluctant Matador
FBI agent Hugo Marston heads to Barcelona on the trail of a murderer and a Spanish prison gang
"...The Reluctant Matador by Mark PryorSeventh Street Books, 299 pp., $15.95..."

June 12, 2015 Arts Feature by Jesse Sublett

The Daily Hustle: 12/13/10
2010's final City Council meeting
"...How on earth the Hustle managed to make it through another year of..."

Dec. 13, 2010 News Post by Wells Dunbar

The Daily Hustle: 10/18/10
Neighbors sick of the WTP4 shaft
"...checked in on Water Treatment Plant No. 4 and the latest front in that battle: the fight of Spicewood..."

Oct. 18, 2010 News Post by Wells Dunbar

The New Sobriety
SXSW Interactive Conference photos and panel reviews
"...Ah, the new media boom. Fast money! Business plan? Schmizness plan!..."

March 22, 2002 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

The Common Law
Nuts and bolts of trademark registration
"...to start taking steps toward protecting its success in the future. Registering a trademark that your business is already..."

Oct. 19, 2007 Column by Luke Ellis

Lit-urday: All the Single Ladies
The life cycle of a female worker bee sounds strangely familiar
"...The Bees..."

July 26, 2014 Books Post by Jessi Cape

The Fine Print of Library Construction
City bond money comes into play
"...new central library at last week's development-heavy meeting of the City Council. At issue was the adoption of the..."

Dec. 17, 2010 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Top 10 Technology of the Decade
"...1. Ubiquitous portable telephony. i.e., those damn cellphones -- they're everywhere! Wait, I think mine's ringing --..."

Jan. 7, 2000 Screens Feature by Jon Lebkowsky

Animal Shelter Drops the Ball on Missing Dog
Was Reba the dog euthanized or stolen?
"...have been asking since July 20, when workers at the Williamson Co. Regional Animal Shelter told them that Reba,..."

Aug. 17, 2007 News Feature by Patricia J. Ruland

The Information Junkie
"...one-time caterer, former librarian, software designer, and online researcher, the self-proclaimed "Queen of Aubergine and Goddess of Cyberspace" Reva..."

Nov. 20, 1998 Screens Feature by Jon Lebkowsky

An Actor and an Übermensch
Tishuan Scott connects the dots between Nietzsche and his award-winning turn in civil war drama 'The Retrieval'
"...In the often thankless life of an actor, it's a long..."

May 2, 2014 Screens Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

Film Independent Spirit Award Nominations Announced
Boyhood, Kumiko earn multiple nods
"...The Film Independent Spirit Awards – sometimes shorthanded as the..."

Nov. 25, 2014 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Play Along With Busy Actor Bingo
Mark a tile once you've seen the actor in at least two films
"...As we noted in the intro to this preview issue, this year's Festival is..."

March 8, 2013 Screens Feature by Monica Riese

Breakthrough
Evangelical tract never raises a pulse
"...The townspeople in the St. Louis suburb of this religiously..."

April 12, 2019 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Capital City Black Film Festival Returns
Year two gets even more ambitious
"...Now in its second year, the Capital City Black Film Festival has enjoyed enough increased..."

Aug. 20, 2014 Screens Post by Kahron Spearman

SXSW Film Unveils March Lineup
So much ado!
"...The big story coming out of this year’s Sundance Film..."

Jan. 31, 2013 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

SXSW 2013 Film Awards
Jury awards for this year's Festival announced
"...Congratulations to all the winners. Stay tuned for the audience awards...."

March 12, 2013 SXSW Post by Monica Riese

AFS Grant Open for Business
Applications due June 1, 2013
"...This morning, the Austin Film Society announced its formal call for entries..."

April 9, 2013 Screens Post by Monica Riese

Trailer Park: SXSW Film Day 5
Three picks (and clips) from today's screenings
"...your day's schedule just got a little trickier. For the duration of the Fest, we're posting a few trailers..."

March 12, 2013 SXSW Post by Monica Riese

What'cha Watchin'?
Screengrabs from the Chronicle staff
"...As Sartre presciently noted, "Hell is other people." You don't have to tell that to nursing..."

Jan. 5, 2018 Screens Column

AFS Grants Announced
$115,000 awarded to filmmakers
"...The Austin Film Society is at it again: giving away..."

Sept. 2, 2014 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

Arts+Labor Does SXSW
Checking in with a local production house at the Fest
"...The firm has five films screening, including three world premieres...."

March 13, 2013 SXSW Post by Monica Riese

SXSW 2013 Film Reviews: 'The Retrieval'
Crisp shots and extremely strong performances by the leads make this film a must-see
"...The RetrievalNarrative Feature Competition, World Premiere D: Chris Eska; with..."

March 15, 2013 Screens Feature by Monica Riese

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