Downtrodden and ragtag, yet resilient and animated in more ways than one, the protags of "Consuming Spirits" lead a hard-knock life in an Appalachian town rife with secrets.
Amusingly casting a somnambulant, flesh-eating weirdo as a struggling artist's much-needed muse, Canadian-Danish genre mashup "Eddie" contemporarily tackles the rarely overlapping areas of…
Turning slowly from gritty to pretty, Riker's drama boasts impressive perfs from Aussie thesp Abbie Cornish and talented non-pro Maritza Santiago Hernandez in the title role.
The pro-Detroit docu "Burn" never once mentions the auto industry, but nonetheless vividly illustrates the city's running-on-empty status.
"Off Label" is a pretentiously poetic docu-mosaic whose choices appear to have been made for pseudo-artistic rather than principled reasons.