Thursday, August 18 2011
Today runs the gamut. Hollywood to indie art house, female perspective to male, screwball comedy to chamber drama. The odyssey from Ernst Lubitsch to Vincente Minnelli will provide illumination on how film's first special effects were used, how two brothers presciently preceded reality TV in the Hamptons, and why some directors prefer to work about once a decade on average...
Thursday, November 18 2010
Miranda Richardson discusses this season's premiere feminism-themed film about the real-life strike at the UK Ford plant that challenged and changed British laws on equal pay. Just how far have we come since 1968 in the fight for gender equality in the workplace?
Thursday, August 21 2008
We ought to thank Louis Malle for authoring an intelligent film that aptly deals with a delicate and controversial topic.
Tuesday, April 24 2007
Thursday, October 3 2002
Elastic yet precise, Malle's film has the vitality and vividness of a Renoir -- it breathes.