A charming Romeo & Juliet love story, Cane River is set in Louisiana, in one of the first free communities of color. The young couple confront class and color divisions that continue to roil America to this day. Check out the trailer. On the Criterion Channel.
Horace and Pete: Horace and Pete, Season 1 Season 1, Ep 0
Released without warning or fanfare on Saturday January 30th, Horace and Pete is a new (television? web?) show from Louis CK. The first episode clocks in at just over an hour and is available through his website for $5. It is not known if there will be more episodes, or how many. Reviews from the New York Times, the New Yorker, and the Los Angeles Review of Books were positive.