July 29, 2012 - 7:55pm
Village 8 presents the true story of Marilyn Monroe's week in England while filming "The Prince and the Showgirl."
There is perhaps no screen actress as iconic as Marilyn Monroe. The beautiful woman graced the silver screen, delighting moviegoers who went to see her perform in such films as “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes,” “The Seven Year Itch” (from which came the enduring image of her dress...
July 29, 2012 - 8:06pm
Village 8 presents actress Vera Farmiga's directorial debut: the true story of a woman whose faith and family are falling apart.
I know a little something about questioning faith. I was raised in a very religious tradition, and divorcing myself from that as an adult is the hardest thing I have ever done – and that includes being a parent. We live in a world that encourages skepticism; at the same time, religious...
December 26, 2011 - 9:45am
Lovers of foreign films have less than a week to see the new film by Academy Award-winning Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar.
Pedro Almodóvar is a fascinating filmmaker.
December 16, 2011 - 10:19pm
Louisville director Shane Woodson brings us a new film about a woman who drives around dispensing the lamest vigilante justice you have ever seen.
Sexism is a terrible thing. Women have been oppressed by men all throughout history. While humanity has made fantastic progress in this respect, we still have a ways to go. This is evident, for example, in the world of film and television: women are often portrayed as the weak and the helpless, or...
December 6, 2011 - 3:13pm
The most recent film of the infamous Danish director Lars Von Trier is in the final days of its run at Village 8. It is an experience not to be missed.
I remember the day I saw the first ad for the film “Melancholia.” Lars Von Trier is, in my humble opinion, the greatest living film director, and when I first read about his upcoming movie I waited in trembling anticipation for it to descend upon our fair city. Come it did, and already...