Cecilia Glenn

Cecilia Glenn

Jun12

Summer Flicks

Quickly, I am reminded that summer in Charlottesville is humid. This season in the Chung household always meant sleeping in until the start of camp, water balloons and bubble wands in the backyard, cold buckwheat noodles and shaved ice, but best of all...
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May29

Harlan County: Documentary and Empathy

There are times when we experience or bear witness to injustices so great that we are compelled to move, to speak in protest against them. In July 1973, Eastover Mining Company—a subsidiary of Duke Power, one of the largest utility companies in the...
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Nov30

12 Gift Ideas For Your Future Filmmaker

For those of you who are looking to buy some knockout gifts that will really score you points in the “hip” and “my parents are cool” category, look no further. With experience as a filmmaker and as a rather mediocre online shopper...
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Nov07

The Virginia Film Festival

This year the Virginia Film Festival has many high profile screenings. The festival will open with the Alexander Payne-directed and Matt Damon-starring film, Downsizing. It will close with the closest thing we have this year to an Oscar frontrunner, Call...
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Jul25

All the Young Dudes

Mid-summer tends to feel like a cinematic wasteland. Most of the major studio tent poles have been released and we are still a month or two away from the more serious films of Oscar season. Three movies aimed to inject some originality into theaters and...
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