Articles tagged michel gondry

The Thorn in the Heart (L’épine dans le coeur)

The film watches mother and son looking back, their interconnected but also disparate processes made visible in interviews, home movies, and reenactments.

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22 Apr 2009 // 4:22 AM

Tôkyô!

Taken together, the three movies in Tôkyô! create a frightful, smart, and lingering impression.

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18 Jun 2008 // 11:00 PM

Be Kind Rewind

Uneven and a little muddled, Be Kind Rewind might be a prime candidate for the very fan remixing it portrays.

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20 Mar 2008 // 10:56 PM

Various Artists: Be Kind Rewind

Sprawling, breezy lite-funk mixed with classics by Billy Preston and Booker T. & the MGs. Definitely worth rewinding.

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22 Feb 2008 // 6:24 AM

Be Kind Rewind

A set of relationships -- father and son, past and present, fiction and something like history -- forms the foundation of Be Kind Rewind, another gently antic film by Michel Gondry.

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French director Gondry would rather play with paint than pixels

The visionary French film director Michel Gondry learned early that making art was a good way to impress people. “I would draw naked women and

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25 Apr 2007 // 10:59 PM

Short Ends & Leader Recent Highlights

Day in and day out, SE&L offers up insightful and in-depth film criticism, covering a wide range of cinematic issues from the historical to the front page entertainment headlines. Here are some recent highlights...

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The Science of Sleep (La Science des rêves) (2006)

This film revels in blurriness; not just in the line between director and fictional character, but between people, languages, and of course, between sleeping and waking, between living and dreaming.

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The Science of Sleep (La Science des rêves) (2006)

Written and directed by the ever inventive Michel Gondry, The Science of Sleep is a gorgeous, weird, mesmeric movie, with adorable animated reveries to represent Stéphane's subjective state.

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Dave Chappelles Block Party (2006)

Block Party sustains a balance between good-natured light-heartedness social commentary.

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Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

At once abstract and heartfelt, sincere and weirdly charming, the film unhinges conventions of linear narrative along with romantic comedy.

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2 May 2002 // 1:00 AM

Human Nature (2002)

Human Nature is largely a study of the fine line between being innovative and being asinine.

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//Mixed media
//Blogs

Ubisoft Understands the Art of the Climb

// Moving Pixels

"Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed and Grow Home epitomize the art of the climb.

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