Jakubowicz handles these threads with coherence and vigor.
Kirby Ferguson of GoodieBag.tv (whom you may remember from "Trajan is the Movie Font") has composed a spectacular image overture, "Hollywood vs. New York," which he describes as, "Four decades of celluloid New York annihilation distilled into one musical montage." Think of it as the opening of Woody Allen's "Manhattan" without the spoken narration, even as it echoes in your memory: "Chapter One. He Adored New York City. He idolized it all out of proportion." Uh, no, make that, "He romanticized it all out of proportion..."
An essay on the art of choosing a favorite film.
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This message came to me from a reader named Peter Svensland. He and a fr...
A tribute to the late director, Stuart Gordon.