By Alex Lynch There’s a common misconception about filmmaking 18 years into the making in which the exceptionally bold “Madeline’s Madeline” seeks to destroy: That films have to guide the audience through its thoughts and preconceptions. Most of the time that hand-holding results in muted climaxes, or worse—the all-important “missing of the point.” That’s fine… Continue reading NM Film Critic Reviews Madeline’s Madeline: Chaos and Authority Clash
By Robert Salas Last week Marble Brewery launched its inaugural effort to engage and educate the public in craft beer knowledge through live sampling with Ted Rice, President and Master Brewer. There was an overcast and the sun was about to set, which gave the sky a majestic pink-purple hue. Ten beer lovers sat in… Continue reading NM Brewery Will Host Monthly Tastings to Hone Community Engagement
By Shannon Hudson Are you the type of person that says “I can’t even keep a succulent alive?” or “I kill every plant I’ve tried to grow?" It’s okay. No one is here to judge. I’m here to tell you that the assumption of your black thumb is actually not true. If you want a… Continue reading Plant for a Winter Harvest in Albuquerque: There’s Still Time
By Casey Purcella Casey recently moved 5,000 miles across the globe from Albuquerque, New Mexico. This is his story. I imagine for a lot of people, and certainly for me, moving to another country is one of the most enticing and aspirational goals on one's list of things to accomplish at some point during… Continue reading Son of NM relocates to Ireland: A Tale of Different Similarities
By David Alex Lynch We typically enter documentaries in a different mindset and with a different approach than we do standard Hollywood fare. Familiarity bypasses anticipation. Not due to lack of excitement, but rather because we expect to delve deeper into a subject with which we are already somewhat familiar. Earlier this year, the melancholic… Continue reading NM Film Critic Reviews ‘Three Identical Strangers’: A Nuance in Doc Film Making
At Grey Wolf, we pride ourselves on having an eye for great photography. We examine the subject, composition and lighting of every photograph we publish. We take the education and principles of photography very seriously. Although taken with an I Phone, here are a few unprocessed photos we liked of the good old 'Burque. We… Continue reading ABQ from the eyes of Grey Wolf: A mini photo-essay.
By Robert Salas There's a unique type of ale being brewed in many New Mexico breweries and it's bound to make your lips pucker. Sour ales are becoming more and more popular among the public and provide a new, refreshing take on summertime brews. Some may be asking themselves: "Sour beer?! . . . What?… Continue reading New Mexico’s pucker factor: A sampling of three sour beers.