Brian Holcomb
Features // 3 Articles
Reviews // 36 Articles
//Features

Fireflies and Failureboys | 27 Jan 2008 // 3:59 PM

Digital filmmaking has provided independent filmmakers with the tools to produce watchable films, but then there's the matter of enticing people to actually watch them. An interview with indie filmmaker, Peter Marcy.

The Head Trauma of Independent Filmmaking | 9 Jul 2007 // 6:00 PM

PopMatters' interviews Lance Weiler, Director of The Last Broadcast and Head Trauma and who, along with his former partner Stefan Avalos, is one of the real pioneers of digital filmmaking and distribution.

//Reviews

Dirty Money (Un Flic) | 22 Sep 2008 // 5:59 PM

For Jean-Pierre Melville, the classic cops and robbers crime story was simply a vehicle to place his flawed heroes through ritualized situations of life and death.

City of Vice | 11 Aug 2008 // 6:00 PM

Educated men outraged about crime face situations in which they do not fully comprehend the true moral horror.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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