Haskell Wexler
Columns // 2 Articles
Reviews // 1 Articles
//Columns

Truth is Fiction: The Work of Haskell Wexler, Part 2, 'Medium Cool'
13 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM

Medium Cool is the ultimate amalgamation of reality and illusion. Fictional characters live in real situations; real characters exist in fictional situations.

Truth is Fiction: The Work of Haskell Wexler, Part 1
16 Nov 2011 // 11:55 PM

Haskell Wexler helped popularize the use of hand-held cameras and natural lighting in Hollywood features. However, like all forms of art, the truth behind these techniques became just another method of illusion.

//Reviews

Seething Tension: 'Medium Cool'
27 Jun 2013 // 10:10 PM

Haskell Wexler captures the heat of dangerous unrest in the United States, 1968.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

// Short Ends and Leader

"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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