Nebraska (2013)

Family is complicated, as is small town interpersonal politics. The addition of fame and a potential fortune amplifies tensions that crescendo towards a battle for personal pride. When a hapless salesman realizes his boozy old father plans to travel cross- country to claim a non-existent prize based on a misunderstanding, it’s becomes clear he’s just […]

Brother’s Keeper (1992)

“There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.”  –Aldous Huxley

Tension escalates in this disquieting documentary following the death of the oldest of four elderly brothers. Neighbors from the rural town, who’ve known “the boys” since they were born in the house in which they still live, insist it was an accident, more than likely natural causes. The media refuses to believe a sinister motive wasn’t a contributing factor.

Then the Lord said to Cain, “Where is Abel, your brother?” He said, “I don’t know; am I my brother’s keeper?” –Genesis 4:9