Beatrice Loayza is a film and culture writer based in Washington, D.C. Her work has appeared in Film Comment, The Guardian, The A.V. Club, and other outlets.
Rhymes with Bitches: Resurrecting Nelly KaplanBy Beatrice Loayza
Comedy tempers Kaplans otherwise sober (if not bleak) subject matter...
Singing the Blues: Roberto Minervini's What You Gonna Do When the World's on Fire?By Beatrice Loayza
Americas historical amnesia, moral pretension, and giddy culture of violence have long fascinated artists hailing from abroad.
Solitary Travels: International Film Festival Rotterdam 2020By Beatrice Loayza
IFFR isnt anti-parties, naturallyin fact, the festival boasts a communal atmosphere that is much less hierarchical and exclusive than other festivals of comparable size.