Author: Cecilia Messbauer

‘Battle of the Sexes’ becomes an instant classic

The Battle of the Sexes is one of the most iconic moments in sports history, a watershed event that had and continues to have an outsized impact on American popular…

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German film festival provides fresh perspective on WWII

For the second week of a three-part Neuland / New Territories: German & Austrian Film Festival, last Monday Images Cinema turned to a documentary to explore one the many legacies…

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Images’ German Film Festival opens with sobering look at exiled writer’s final years

On Sept. 18, as the first installment of a three-week German film festival, Images Cinema screened a 2016 partial biopic centering on the self-exile of one of the 20th century’s…

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‘Menashe’ quietly brings powerful narrative to cinema

In a world full of entertainment predicated on expansiveness, sometimes a film that reminds audiences of the potential of small, self-contained and introspective stories can be a welcome change of…

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