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Love! Valour! Compassion!
"...some of the more discernible ingredients of Love! Valour! Compassion! All great models actually, and I don't really mean..."

June 13, 1997 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

In its latest festival, Conspirare finds passions thriving in 21st century music
" – plus a sixth in workshop form. Titled comPassion, the festival covers works about both suffering and our..."

June 6, 2014 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Re: A Question of Compassion
"...Ms. Marloff in her article entitled "A Question of Compassion." ["A Question of Compassion For Travis County's Family Court,"..."

June 19, 2020 Postmarks

A Question of Compassion for Travis County's Family Violence Court
A woman alleged rape. The man she accused went free. Should his attorney run our court?
"...pain [she] could inflict onto others seeking support, justice, compassion, and an ethical, competent judge" if she's elected to..."

June 19, 2020 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Show Some Compassion
"...important than people's lives. Y'all could all show some compassion – and more importantly – DO SOMETHING to help..."

Feb. 7, 2017 Postmarks

Council: Members Spar on Affordable Housing, Meaning of Compassion
" innocuous resolution authorizing the city's involvement in the "Compassionate Com­mun­ities Campaign," a program adopted in neighboring cities such..."

April 15, 2016 News Feature by Mary Tuma

This Is Not Compassion!
"...[“Having Your Baby,” News, Aug. 4]: Where is the compassion? These people are supposed to be offering a public..."

Aug. 8, 2006 Postmarks

Illegal Immigrants Shown No Compassion
"...remarks that the Bush administration deals with illegal immigrants compassionately. Obviously Mr. Barreto does not see Univision or Telemundo,..."

Sept. 30, 2004 Postmarks

A Sanctuary City Is Ground Floor for Compassion
Andrea Nuñez directs Martyna Majok’s theatrework for GFT

June 2, 2023 Arts Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

Humor and Compassion at the Austin Jewish Film Festival
Bringing back hope and joy after the Tree of Life massacre

Nov. 1, 2019 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

I Sh!t You Not: The Compassion of SXSW
Terry finds out what it feels like to be alone in a crowd

March 26, 2013 Chronolog Post by The Luv Doc

A Cover of Grace, Compassion, and Understanding

Feb. 16, 2006 Postmarks

Trembling Before G-d
"...and real. DuBowski's skillful documentary techniques aid in creating compassion for these outsiders. Many of his subjects are filmed..."

May 31, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Deer King
Gorgeous epic fantasy anime replaces combat with compassion
"...warrior’s new found adoptive parenthood, and in the overwhelming compassion of Hosshale's quest for a cure, and in the..."

July 15, 2022 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Marona's Fantastic Tale
Animated adventures of a hound with many owners is no pointless shaggy dog story
"...stray entered her own life, and she provides the compassion in cartoon form that such canines deserves in real..."

June 12, 2020 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

High Life
The tedium of space is nothing compared to the tedium of an unfulfilling story
"...must care, and he does so with gentle, measured compassion. The fate of the rest of the crew –..."

April 12, 2019 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Lebanese drama of the destitute is tough to watch, but tougher to live
"...and petty crime is balanced only by his incredible compassion, which fate pushes away from his family and onto..."

Feb. 1, 2019 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

The meaning of family on Japan's social fringes compassionately explored
" her. Yet there is love, and there is compassion, and this unwieldy collective is constantly there for each..."

Jan. 4, 2019 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Andrea Riseborough spellbinds in this drama of self-delusion and second chances.
"...first-time feature writer/director Christina Choe. She evokes the pained compassion of Atom Egoyan at his finest, neither maudlin nor..."

June 29, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

2018 Oscar-Nominated Short Films: Live Action
Compassion, grace, and humor distinguish the Oscar hopefuls
" action short films emphasize the power of human compassion, sometimes for a complete stranger. In the tense "Watu..."

Feb. 9, 2018 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Happy End
Michael Haneke creates a mosaic of French bourgeois life.
"...yet, much like Amour, there is also an extraordinary compassion. Like Georges, the director may be facing the realities..."

Dec. 21, 2017 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

The Shape of Water
An unconventional love story from one of the best fabulists
"...the Beast, del Toro’s latest is a masterpiece of compassion and insight into the (in)human condition and the transformative..."

Dec. 8, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Ex Libris: New York Public Library
An intimate look inside the venerable institution
"...are disabled. There are so many wonderful activities of compassion that Wiseman captures that my heart burst about a..."

Oct. 27, 2017 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Local Duo Crafts Texas-Inspired Tarot Deck
The founders of Mesquite Tarot talk cards and compassion
"..."If people can meet themselves with compassion, I think they're more likely to meet others with..."

Sept. 15, 2017 Screens Feature by Will McCarthy

It Comes at Night
A lean, mean descent into primitive tribalism
"...Compassion kills in dire times. That’s the widdershins message of..."

June 9, 2017 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The cats of Istanbul shine in this affecting doc
"...of passing strangers who randomly pet them, and the compassion of devoted caretakers who provide sustenance and shelter on..."

March 10, 2017 Movie Review by Steve Davis

American Honey
Youths hit the road in this rambling epic
"...embraces these kids from the social margins with sincere compassion, and her willingness to see them all as Star(s)..."

Oct. 7, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Our Little Sister
Siblings bond in this charming Japanese film
"...articulated as some of his previous work, his core compassion for humanity comes through clearly. The film is based..."

Sept. 9, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story
An Austin woman confronts Internet cruelty with compassion
"...A Brave Heart is a litmus test for gauging compassion, one I would recommend everyone take immediately...."

Sept. 25, 2015 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

In Stereo
Indie romantic comedy doesn't resonate
"...rings hollow, and its shallow characters never earn our compassion or interest...."

July 3, 2015 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

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