Community Mourns Father And 2 Sons Killed In House FireA community is mourning the loss of a father and his two young sons killed in a house fire. People in South St. Paul gathered today to pay respects to Souen Sem and his two sons Eric and Alexander.
Day 9 @ MSPIFF 2015: 'Hello! Junichi' ReviewedMy introduction to Japanese artist and director Katsuhito Ishii was, oddly enough, at the 2005 Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival. I had no idea what I was getting into at a screening of The Taste Of Tea -- a hilarious, quiet, outrageous, sensitive, violent, magical and sob-provoking tale of a multi-generational family.
Movie Blog: 'Missing Picture' A Haunted Document. In his new documentary, Rithy Panh tries exorcise memories he knows all too well, though much of the evidence was lost in the chaos surrounding him. But the figurines in the spotlight of "The Missing Picture" are in no form an escape from reality.