• Movies

    May 28, 2014

    Summer movies don't have to suck

    Your guide to this season's flicks to look into on the edge of tomorrow — and the next months

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2013

    Neutral Milk Hotel unveil more reunion tour dates -- two in Minneapolis

    The twisted, lo-fi rock of Neutral Milk Hotel is about to get its most widespread live dissemination as Jeff Mangum's band will reuinite for several months of touring starting later this year. A band known for its neutrality -- a good 15 years worth -- has dates scheduled between October and June of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2009

    Tittsworth, Nadastrom play FREE Scion show tonight (INTERVIEW!)

    Tittsworth talks to Gimme Noise before his first-ever visit to Minneapolis tonight.

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2006

    11/14 Morning Communiqué

    The world's ocean are becoming more acidic, a giant penis sculpture in a Taiwanese airport causes a ruckus, Norway is deemed t ... More >>

  • Columns

    November 1, 2006

    Hug It Out, Bitch

    People with personal-space issues: meet your nightmare

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2006
  • Arts

    October 26, 2005

    Feeling Strangely Busy

    Fickle major labels, lethargic production schedules, desensitized index fingers--nothing can slow John Munson down

  • Movies

    October 22, 2003

    Get Me Gwyneth

    How to remake the New York Film Festival's arthouse esoterica for the midwestern megaplex

  • News

    April 3, 2002

    Skin Flicks

    The naked truth about putting together a regional showcase like the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival. And a revealing body of blurbs about the best and the not-best of the fest.

  • Movies

    May 9, 2001

    Relative Terms

    Taiwan's Yi Yi (A One and a Two...) is a more inclusive family drama than Hollywood's universal pictures

  • Arts

    January 3, 2001

    The Year in Film

    What you see is (not) what you get: Twelve months of well-screened duds and rarely viewed wonders

  • Arts

    May 31, 2000

    Eastern Standard Time

    While Western art cinema draws the flashbulbs at Cannes, contemplative works from China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong leave the festival glowing in klieg lights from the East

  • Movies

    April 26, 2000

    Made in Taiwan

    Hou Hsiao-hsien's trademark is his cinematic search for a Taiwanese identity

  • Arts

    April 8, 1998

    Islands in the Stream

    Happy Together and Vive L'Amour find the films of Hong Kong and Taiwan in the throes of a sexual revolution.

  • Arts

    April 23, 1997

    Getting Into the Groove

    In two new works, Sarah Skaggs and Morgan Thorson break down the wall between concert dance and club culture.