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Skiing in Park City

The vibrant snowboarding scene in Park City made me really want to stay and hit the slopes after the crowds left Sundance. The runs at the resort in Park City featured pretty wide open bowls that provided tons of room … Continue reading

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Milkshake Review

Patrick Betti 2/3/12 Sundance Milkshake Director: David Andalman Writers: David Andalman, Mariko Munro                   In Milkshake a teenage boy sees his life change and his dreams come true as he becomes more popular and accepted with the cool kids … Continue reading

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Open Bars and Movie Stars

After experiencing the cool world of independent film at the Sundance Film Festival and studying it at St. Mary’s I feel refreshed and eager to learn more. The taboos of mainstream content and the constraints of big budgets and box … Continue reading

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Fruitvale Review

Patrick Betti 2/3/13 Sundance Fruitvale Director: Ryan Coogler Writer: Ryan Coogler     The film Fruitvale took me on a journey through a typical day in Oscar Grant’s life. The movie told the story of how Oscar Grant led a difficult … Continue reading

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Muscle Shoals

The documentary “Muscle Shoals” took a journey through some of America’s greatest music and its’ connection to a town called Muscle Shoals, Alabama. Artists such as Wilson Pickett, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Allman Brothers, Aretha Franklin, and Etta James all cut … Continue reading

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