Howie Movshovitz is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Film in the College of Arts & Media at the University of Colorado Denver. He was film critic at Colorado Public Radio for many years, and is now film critic at KUNC. He has contributed features on film subjects to National Public Radio news programs since 1987. For nine years he was film critic at The Denver Post newspaper. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania, as well as doctorate in Old and Middle English Literature from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He was born in Trenton, New Jersey, on the East Coast of the U.S., and initially came to Colorado in 1966 as a VISTA Volunteer, the domestic version of the American Peace Corps.