Blinded by the Light
Blinded by the Light, at its very best, captures the experience of being a fan, the pure exhilaration of it, and the sense of your…
Scout Tafoya is a blogger and filmmaker living in Doylestown, PA. He writes for and edits the arts blog Apocalypse Now and directs both feature length and short films, many of which are free to watch at honorszombiefilms.com. His list of peculiar achievements include teaching a class on the cultural importance of zombie movies while in high school, lecturing on Dystopian sci-fi at Villanova, shooting an eighty minute feature in only eight shots and calling it Tron Wayne Gacy on a dare, and making the world's first all-improv horror film about Quakers. Scout is in pre-production on a sci-fi homage to "My Own Private Idaho."
Dušan Makavejev used film as a ladder to climb the mental prison walls that he believed imprisoned so many others.
Scout Tafoya's video essay series on maligned masterpieces continues with a celebration of Shane Black's The Predator.
A video interview with co-writer and director Paweł Pawlikowski on Cold War.
A feature film by Scout Tafoya, celebrating five years of his video essay series, The Unloved.
A look back at Clint Eastwood's The 15:17 to Paris, as part of Scout Tafoya's video essay series on maligned masterpieces.
A look back at Robert Altman's Quintet, as part of Scout Tafoya's monthly video essay series on maligned masterpieces.
A report from the 2018 New York Film Festival on Mariano Llinás' 808-minute film, La Flor.
A report from the New York Film Festival on three international films.
A look back at Brian Yuzna's Return of the Living Dead 3, as part of Scout Tafoya's monthly video essay series on maligned masterpieces.
A dispatch from the New York Film Festival on four films, including a short by Captain Marvel writer Nicole Perlman.