Author: Josiah Howard

South American Savagery: TURISTAS

Trading in equal parts youth, beauty, violence, murder and social commentary, Turistas (“tourists” in Spanish) features several visually stunning segments that, alone, are worth...

Alfred Hitchcock’s I CONFESS

What do you do if you’re a priest, bound by the covenant of the church not to divulge confessions—even to authorities—and someone you know...

CRIMEWATCH: Short Eyes

Preceding Jamaa Fanaka’s critically acclaimed Penitentiary as well as the intense and influential TV event “Scared Straight,” 1977’s Short Eyes (prison slang for pedophile)...