RIP Roger Ebert (1942-2013)

“So on this day of reflection I say again, thank you for going on this journey with me. I’ll see you at the movies.” – Roger Ebert, 4/2/13 A film critic for 46 at the Chicago Sun Times, Roger Ebert has passed away today just two days after announcing he was taking a break from […]

Ebertfest Starts Today!

Originally called Roger Ebert’s Overlooked Film Festival, Ebertfest is a yearly festival that does the unique thing of looking back, not forward. Instead of having premieres and selling their debuts, the fest screens movies from the past, sometimes from months prior, sometimes from decades prior, and opens them up for discussion. This has always functioned […]