Home / Film / Reviews film (page 53)

Reviews film

Athena Film Festival (2014) Movie Review: ‘American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs’

Grace Lee Boggs after the screening of the documentary by director Grace Lee. For Boggs, this is a very critical time for the nation.

Grace Lee Boggs activist, writer, feminist is above all an evolutionary. In the documentary 'American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs' Boggs suggests the hope for America lies within each of us. First, we must care about our own well being, then we must demonstrate our care for our fellow citizens. In that way lies our own peace and fulfillment. Read More »

Athena Film Festival Movie Review: ‘Rebel’

Maria Agui Carter, director of Rebel, the documentary film.

A woman fighting during the Civil War? What is the likelihood that she would have donned trousers and taken up arms to fight with the South or the North? Rebel, directed by Maria Agui Carter reveals how this could happen and in fact did relating the adventures of Loreta Velazquez based on her forgotten memoir, 'The Woman in Battle'. Read More »