John Baxter
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‘Love on the Dole’’s Portrait of '30s Poverty Retains Its Power
21 Feb 2016 // 9:10 PM

John Baxter’s touching portrait of social deprivation in 1930s Salford gets an excellent BFI reissue that reveals the film as a now under-celebrated British classic.

Fiddling While Rome Burns: 'The Perfect Meal'
12 May 2013 // 6:05 PM

John Baxter, an Australian writer living in France, is distressed at the death of haute cuisine, and thus sets out to discover France's remaining "real" foods. It's an onerous task.

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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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