Tag: Joan Ellis

John Muir Documentary Comes to AH

By Joan Ellis April 25 event to benefit Monmouth Conservation Foundation   John Muir – In the New World will be shown at the Atlantic Cinema as a benefit for...

April 21, 2013 | comments

Scene On Film: ‘Starbuck’ and ‘Admission’

By Joan Ellis Starbuck   It was a split decision among us last night at Starbuck but since I am the one with the pen, I’ll give you my side...

April 12, 2013 | comments

Scene On Film: ‘Ginger and Rosa’

By Joan Ellis Ginger and Rosa is a serious movie that is almost, though not quite, undone by its flaws. It’s worth taking a chance. In the opening scene, the...

April 5, 2013 | comments

Scene On Film: ‘How to Survive a Plague’

By Joan Ellis How quickly we forget. Writer/director David France has done us all a favor by assembling the chronological history of the AIDS epidemic in the Academy Award nominated...

March 29, 2013 | comments

Scene On Film: ‘The Gatekeepers’

By Joan Ellis If you are confused about the issues in the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, you are not likely to gain clarity from The Gatekeepers. What you will carry away is...

March 22, 2013 | comments