Ray Lobo 59POSTS


A Cuban-American obsessed with documentaries and anything by Kubrick, Haneke, Breillat, or McQueen. If he is not watching films in his hometown of Miami, he is likely travelling somewhere in Asia enjoying okonomiyaki or pho.


The news coming out of Israel and Gaza is as dire as ever.  The events of these past two weeks could develop into the

Apples: Review

We do not yet fully understand how memory works.  Why do certain moments in our lives stick in our memory while others do not,

Knots: A Forced Marriage Story - Review

Young girls being forced to marry is a practice usually attributed to other countries.  Knots:  A Forced Marriage Story documents the stories of three

Undine: Review

Christian Petzold’s Undine is the film equivalent of mercury; it is difficult to pin down.  As the film unfolds, it shapeshifts from drama, to


The biggest threats to Ernest Hemingway’s life were not necessarily the flying bullets and exploding shells all around him when he volunteered as a