Must See

The 2018 Holiday Movie Marathon Guide

Our resident film experts advise on what to see at Aspen Film’s Academy Screenings.

12/21/2018 By Laura Thielen and George Eldred

Movie Madness

Your Guide to Aspen Filmfest 2018

Not sure where to start? Read on for our top-10 list.

09/19/2018 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen

Big Ideas

This Year's Must-See Films at the Aspen Ideas Festival

These six movies thoughtfully analyze big issues on the big screen.

06/20/2018 By Laura Thielen and George Eldred

Popcorn Worthy

Five New Must-See Movies

Our film critics' picks of the best indie flicks to hit screens soon.

05/30/2018 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen

Oscar Watch

What to See at Aspen Film’s 26th Academy Screenings

Catch up on 29 of the year's best films during this annual holiday week tradition.

12/19/2017 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen

On Screen

Critics' Picks: The Must-Sees at the 40th Denver Film Festival

Plan a last-minute, off-season getaway to discover this year's best cinematic gems.  

11/01/2017 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen

On Screen

What to See at the 39th Aspen Filmfest

A preview of 'Lady Bird,' 'The Florida Project,' and 'Waru.' Plus, the rest of our film critics' favorites from Telluride and Toronto.

09/26/2017 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen

Review

A Midsummer Movie Pick: 'The Big Sick'

The Judd Apatow-produced Sundance hit is infused with a deft touch that embraces lots of laughs along with some deep emotional waters.

07/20/2017 By Laura Thielen

Feeling the Heat

The 2 Can't-Miss Climate Change Documentaries at Aspen Ideas Festival

Our film critics George Eldred and Laura Thielen preview An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power and Chasing Coral.

06/22/2017 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen

Indie Spirit

The 4 Best Movies from the Boulder International Film Festival

Aspen Sojourner film critics George Eldred and Laura Thielen share their favorites from the Front Range—coming soon to a theater or streaming service near you.

03/14/2017 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen

Indie Spirit

13 Sundance Standouts to Put on Your Watchlist

Aspen Sojourner film critics George Eldred and Laura Thielen share their favorites from the 33rd Sundance Film Festival—coming soon to a theatre or streaming service near you.

02/07/2017 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen

Indie Spirit

Dispatches from the 39th Denver Film Festival: Cinema with Altitude

From awards season must-sees and new Spanish directors to essential documentaries and a detour to the edge — our film columnists round up the final chapter of Colorado’s busy fall festival season. 

12/14/2016 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen

Indie Spirit

Dispatches from the Fall Film Festival Circuit, Part Two

Our new resident film columnists, Laura Thielen and George Eldred, share even more picks, including ones you can see at the 39th Denver Film Festival next month.

10/18/2016 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen

Indie Spirit

Dispatches from the Fall Film Festival Circuit, Part One

Our new resident film columnists, Laura Thielen and George Eldred, share their picks from Telluride and Toronto.

09/29/2016 By George Eldred and Laura Thielen

Where The Fun Begins

The Ultimate Guide to Skiing and Riding Buttermilk

Newbie-friendly grades mixed with experts-only grinds—and most everything in between—make this mountain magic for all ages.

11/01/2015 By Abigail Eagye

Slam Dunk

Live Poets’ Society

Poetry in the Roaring Fork Valley is both bubbling up from the streets

11/01/2015 By Andrew Travers

Design Story

Inside a Miami Starchitect's Disappearing Act on Red Mountain

The limelight cedes to nature in this sleek yet cozy cabin.

11/01/2015 By Alison Berkley Margo

Heat up the Cold

Winter Wonders

High fashion meets high function in the season’s best looks.

11/01/2015 Styled by Shelly Safir Marolt

Daily Essentials

What’s in Your Bag, Shawn Thomson- Palermo?

Shawn Thomson-Palermo is a logistics maven.

07/01/2014 By Michael Miracle

Money, Money, Money

Aspen's 50 Wealthiest Residents

There are now more than 1,600 billionaires in the world, and at least fifty of them have stakes in the Aspen area—primarily through their ownership of real estate in Pitkin County.

07/01/2014