Liberal Arts (2012)

Nov 29, 2014 by Mr. Nau Josh Radnor directs and stars in this endearing independent film about a thirty-something guy, Jesse, who goes back to his Ohio alma mater to attend the retirement party of his favorite professor and becomes smitten with a sophomore, Zibby (Elizabeth Olsen), and befriends a sensitive loner, Dean (John Magaro). […]

Princess Ka’iulani (2009)

Nov 08, 2014 by Mr. Nau Q’orianka Kilcher stars as Princess Ka‘iulani — daughter of a Hawaiian Princess and a Scottish businessman — who is sent to a Victorian English boarding school for her education and returns to her homeland to try to prevent the overthrow of the Kingdom of Hawaii and its annexation by […]

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Nov 02, 2014 by Mr. Nau In this second installment of Peter Jackson three-part adaptation of The Hobbit, our intrepid adventurers seek help from elves as they’re chased mercilessly by orcs. The quest to reach Lonely Mountain is depicted with the usual humor, fast and intricate action sequences, and a patient but extremely deadly dragon. […]

Ivory Tower (2014)

Nov 02, 2014 by Mr. Nau This documentary investigation of the state of American higher education indicts the education industry for its astronomical price increases, poor preparation of students for jobs in industry, and emphasis on profit above service. We see the history of the privatization of education and its effects on today’s and tomorrow’s […]