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Monday, September 13, 2021
Film lovers gather in person in Colorado for the 2021 Telluride Film Festival.
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Film critic Monica Castillo reflects on the glaring absence of Afro-Latino actors from the new screen adaptation of In the Heights and how colorism still affects Latino representation on screen.
Tuesday, March 23, 2021
Ten people died in the shooting at a Colorado grocery store on Monday. They ranged in age from 20 to 65. Here are their stories, as we learn them.
Saturday, December 26, 2020
The legendary El Chapultepec has closed after 87 years in business — not only because of the pandemic, but also because Denver has changed.
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Newly restored footage of the historic 1969 moonshot widens the focus to include the hundreds of men and women who made the mission possible.
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Director Barry Jenkins follows up Moonlight with this exquisite film adaptation of James Baldwin's novel about the clash between love and racial injustice.
Friday, November 16, 2018
Too few movies have made black girls their main characters. The release of Nijla Mu'min's Jinn caused critic Monica Castillo to reflect on some of the traits these films share, and how they differ.
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Critic Monica Castillo says this Halloween sequel takes as its true subject the lingering effects of the trauma Jamie Lee Curtis' character experienced in the 1978 original. (Also there's stabbing.)
Wednesday, February 03, 2016
When the Sundance Film Festival kicked off last month, the subject of diversity was in the air. Just days after the Academy of Motion Pictures rekindled the debate on #OscarsSoWhite, thousands of filmmakers and journalists decamped to Park City, Utah's snowy mountains to discover new indie gems and meet ...