FILM REVIEW: “When the Levees Broke”

From Willamette Week, 7/18/07:

ONE NIGHT ONLY, REVIVAL] At over four hours in length, When the Levees Broke is neither short nor easy to watch. With this HBO doc, presented here by the NW Film Center, Spike Lee chronicles the most infuriating and depressing domestic story of our times. Continue reading


FILM REVIEW: “Sum of the Parts”

From Willamette Week, 7/11/07:

[ONE NIGHT ONLY] You’ve got to hand it to the dedication of a guy like Portland-based writer, director, editor and actor Raymond Steers—who apparently spent the past eight years making Sum of the Parts on a shoestring budget with volunteer actors. Continue reading