L.A. Art Lovers Go Here: TheCinefamily to View a Lost Japanese Animation Masterpiece

  Belladonna of Sadness, a transgressive visual masterpiece of Japanese animation, produced by Japanese anime master Osamu Tezuka and directed by Eiichi Yamamoto in 1973, will finally make its official debut in Los Angeles this month. Why: It’s a psychedelic, controversial, twisted, sexual, artistic visual of a woman’s journey of despair. When: Thursday, May 12-Thursday,…

Beyonce’s Lemonade: A Visual Album of Identity and Vulnerability

How do I even begin to explain Beyonce’s visual and cathartic film Lemonade? Truth is my description will pale in comparison to what the woman did, but I’ll try. Attempt to describe Lemonade: It is a blend of  beautiful visuals, poetic lyrics, and profound poetry addressing the strength, resilience, apathy, vulnerability and courage women experience and endure generation…