IFFBoston ’17 Spotlight: Stumped

The 15th Annual Independent Film Festival Boston starts Wednesday with STUMPED, directed by Robin Berghaus, a documentary about filmmaker Will Lautzenheiser. Having recently taken a position teaching film, Will visits a doctor because of a persistent pain. Things quickly turn when doctors determine that Will’s arms and legs would have to be amputated to stop what they’ve discovered is …

Pick of the Week: Jackie

In this column, we’ll spotlight one upcoming film hitting theaters we think is worth checking out! “Jackie,” is one of two films from Chilean director Pablo Larraín hitting theaters this month and stars Natalie Portman in the titular role. The film begins following the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and follows First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy as …