Kenneth Talbott La Vega


Behind the scenes with Voices in Your Head


April 23, 2017

Fire Escape's Winter Screening Heats Up Max Palevsky Cinema

Fire Escape Films' winter premiere lineup was its most eclectic yet.


March 16, 2017


MODA designers finalize their designs for Friday’s show.


Feb. 24, 2017

MCA Hosts First Look of Subversive New Shows

Open TV describes itself as an “arts incubator in beta” which seeks to give queer, trans, and cis-women and people of color a media platform.


February 2, 2017

The Queen is Never Early: Logan Screens a Queer Cult Gem

" 'The Queen' has persisted over the years as a sort of legend of the drag culture of yesteryear, surviving in short iconic clips and memetic quotes floating around in queer media."


January 26, 2017

Moonlight Director, Playwright Talk Identity

Barry Jenkins and Tarell McCraney of "Moonlight" expand on the film's themes of race, sexuality, and gender.


November 3, 2016

Lesbian Brokeback: Park’s "The Handmaiden" Gets Hands-On

Park Chan-wook’s erotic psychological thriller is spellbindingly beautiful.


October 20, 2016

Finnish Biopic Pulls Punches and Heartstrings

"Olli Mäki" at Chi Film Fest: The camerawork has a documentary quality to it.


October 17, 2016

Double the Drama: Graduation, Neruda Hit Chi Film Fest Cum Laude

Resident film critic Kenneth claps back with a double-feature review.


October 13, 2016

Chi Film Fest: The Salesman Peddles Meditative Drama

Farhadi's approach is akin to sinking into a warm bath, the water rising up and enveloping the body.


October 10, 2016