Thomas Britt
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Thomas Britt is Associate Professor of Film and Video Studies at George Mason University.

Features // 31 Articles
Columns // 36 Articles
Reviews // 102 Articles
Blogs // 50 Articles

Maximalism, Not Nihilism: Electronic Composer Dan Deacon on the Necessity of Creating | 1 Oct 2017 // 10:00 PM

Dan Deacon talks with PopMatters about the 10th anniversary of Spiderman of the Rings, Ultimate Reality, and his original soundtrack for Rat Film.

Spirit Music: A Conversation With Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore | 6 Aug 2017 // 10:00 PM

Thurston Moore talks with PopMatters about age, experience, musical partnerships, and new album Rock n Roll Consciousness.


Observe and Report: The Ethics of 'Cameraperson' | 9 Jul 2017 // 9:00 PM

Cameraperson is observational in ways both purer and more complex than much of what appears in documentaries edited to appear as objective works.

Dogs, Dialectics, and Academy Awards | 23 Feb 2017 // 9:30 PM

Controversies involving A Dog's Purpose, The Birth of a Nation, and Last Tango in Paris reveal that access to more offscreen information can lead to greater accountability.


Bell Witch: Mirror Reaper | 17 Oct 2017 // 9:30 PM

Bell Witch moves the listener with a deathly journey that is often poetic and at times philosophically rich.

Grizzly Bear: Painted Ruins | 14 Aug 2017 // 9:30 PM

Grizzly Bear returns with Painted Ruins, the band's best album to date.


2015 Nelsonville Music Festival - 28-31 May, 2015 (Photos) | 3 Jun 2015 // 1:00 AM

Merle Haggard, St. Vincent, and the Flaming Lips headed up another eclectic year at Ohio's Nelsonville Music Festival.

2014 Nelsonville Music Festival (photos) | 16 Jun 2014 // 7:45 AM

The tenth annual Nelsonville Music Festival took place from May 29 to June 1.

//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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