Sunday, August 7 2011
Spiritual possession, screwball comedy, German kinks, and the quintessential American Western genre are among the disparate characters we shine a light on today as PopMatters counts down the 100 Essential Film Directors. Today we look at George Cukor through John Ford. Who falls in the middle might surprise you...
Thursday, August 2 2007
In this, one of the many incarnations of the story of Joan of Arc, we experience a filmic gaze at French Nationalism as seen through Danish eyes.
Sunday, June 17 2007
In its infancy, the cinematic artform went through some formidable technological and stylistic changes. The ten DVDs discussed here highlight the very definition of the Golden Age of filmmaking.
Thursday, May 1 2014
Carl Theodor Dreyer's mastery of film technique makes Master of the House (1925) rewarding viewing today.