Happiness (1998) – Todd Solondz

Another odd recommendation from Great Movies – 100 Years of Film, for my screening of Pulp Fiction. A trio of sisters lives interweave with a number of other characters, all of whom are seeking happiness, but are all looking for it in really dark and troubling places. Joy (Jane Adams) is a struggling songwriter, and…

Outing: Sebastian Meise and Thomas Reider, Austria

We open on a scene from a family home movie – a cute little boy and his young brother mugging for the camera as their mother films and their father looks on.  It’s as normal and immediately endearing as any home movie can be.  Flash forward in time and that same little boy now sits…