- By Ken Hardin | Posted on November 30, 2018
Keaton’s legacy as perhaps the silent cinema’s greatest physical comedian will be celebrated over the next two months at Speed Cinema.
- By Ken Hardin | Posted on October 25, 2018
“I wanted to create an event where filmmakers actually connect with the audience," says Louisville Film Society's Soozie Eastman about the Short Film Slam.
- By Ken Hardin | Posted on September 26, 2018
Documentarian Heather Lenz makes the unusual choice, at least by today’s standards, to not develop groundbreaking artist Yayoi Kusama into the dramatized central character of her film “Kusama: Infinity,” screening this weekend at Speed Cinema. Lenz rejects the temptation to linger on stories about...
- By Lisa Hornung | Posted on September 20, 2018
Gilda Radner's life is chronicled in a new documentary titled "Love, Gilda," which runs Sept. 21 through Oct. 5 at Speed Cinema.
- By Ken Hardin | Posted on September 6, 2018
If you're going to stage your first full-scale retrospective of a director’s career, you can’t do better than Ingmar Bergman.
- By Ken Hardin | Posted on August 21, 2018
Writer Lee Minoff brought a British sense of childlike humor to the film, embracing the whimsical naiveté of the Summer of Love that The Beatles’ embodied.
‘Generation Wealth,’ Lauren Greenfield’s often scattered career retrospective, opens this weekend at Speed CinemaBy Ken Hardin | Posted on August 9, 2018
About a quarter of the way into Lauren Greenfield’s new documentary, “Generation Wealth,” fugitive financier/con artist Florian Homm declares that given a limitless supply of a key resource, any system is bound to eventually bloat and collapse. Specifically, Homm was waxing theatrical about the...
- By Ken Hardin | Posted on June 26, 2018
Exactly why people commit crimes is a mystery. A person may claim a plausible motive, but when examined from a distance, that narrative begins to crack. And this is true even of a person’s own memories, which distort as they rationalize how they could...
- By Ken Hardin | Posted on June 5, 2018
“RBG,” a documentary about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg that is setting box office records nationally, is expected to get several additional screenings at Speed Cinema after sell-out crowds have flocked to see the story of an accomplished civil rights litigator and jurist...
- By Eli Keel | Posted on May 9, 2018
On Thursday, when the Louisville Film Society hosts one of its biannual “Short Film Slams” at Speed Cinema, it will be showing the Louisville premiere of “Relics,” a film selected for the L.A. Short Film Festival. “Relics” was made by the native Kentuckian, former...