Kevin Rakestraw’s Top 10 Films of 2021

If you listened to this week’s podcast you already know what Kevin’s top 10 movies of 2021 are, but in case you missed it or need a refresher here you go. Be sure to check out all of our year-end lists and

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A Collection of Worthwhile Films from 2020

Normally, I would post my top 50 films of the year around this time, split into two separate posts with 25 films each but given the absurd, continually dispiriting nature of the hell year that was 2020 I found myself unable to

6.GabiCorrea 7.5


A respectful, hands-off approach by Collatos and Monnerat captures the legacy of transgender sex worker/activist, Luana Muniz, by focusing on her hostel that supports other transgender sex workers.

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Sallitt tracks the triumphs and limitations of friendship with remarkable performances from Tallie Medel & Norma Kuhling.


The Best Performances of 2019

Another year, another opportunity to list the standout performances from throughout the year. Normally, I would break these performances down into two separate groups – male and female – but this year I have opted to include everyone together in the same