Category Archives: Maryland Film Festival


>Often when the name of a movie is brought up in conversation, I have to ask my husband if I’ve seen it. There are two movies, however, that I won’t forget—Bergman’s Cries and Whispers and the more recent Greek film, … Continue reading

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>No Water Allowed

>Once upon a time, there was a retired couple. He had been an editor and retired from The Sun after 40 years. She had been a middle school teacher who earned a doctorate after retiring from teaching 7th graders. This … Continue reading

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>Movie Review: Humpday

> Humpday, an off-beat buddy movie, surprised me. I went to see the Baltimore screening with my husband David because we’re members of the Maryland Film Festival. I hadn’t read about it before going but fully expected the typical formula … Continue reading

Posted in Alycia Delmore, Charles, humpday, Joshua Leonard, Lynn Shelton, Mark Duplass, Maryland Film Festival, movie, movie review, review | 1 Comment