Archive | September, 2014

Mr. Wiseman in person

29 Sep

http://filmforum.org/events/event/national-gallery-filmmaker-frederick-wiseman-in-person-11-8

I will right the wrong of failed attempts to get Wiseman to send me a copy of High School by sending letters saying that “…my Uncle, who just died, was in his movie…”.  Got a form letter about paying $300 for a VHS copy.

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I wish Sergei Dvortsevoy was part of it more often

28 Sep

https://www.opendemocracy.net/od-russia/zygmunt-dzieciolowski-sergey-dvortsevoy/sergey-dvortsevoy-talented-ripple-master

NYFF Doc’s is a portrait fest of great directors

28 Sep

http://www.filmlinc.com/nyff2014/series/nyff52-spotlight-on-documentary

Heaven Knows (I’m miserable) What

26 Sep

An indie orgy of Safdie and Mr. Frownland.  If only to see it…

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Chow Fest

22 Sep

Looney tunes director Stephen Chow has a mini fest at BAM.  Go for an introduction or a reminder of how ahead of the curve he was in stealing cartoon logic for epic action comedy.

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If you haven’t already

19 Sep

If you haven’t already MSTRMND’d this surely bakes the cake.

http://www.mstrmnd.com/log/2504

Possession Heads

14 Sep

For those obsessioned…

http://www.mondo-vision.com/possessionle.php

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