Monday, August 1 2011
Neurotic New Yorkers, Queer Mavericks, Swedish close-ups and the art of putting a microphone on every person on set are but a few of the themes explored in PopMatters' first group of ten essential directors, Chantal Akerman through Bernardo Bertolucci. Please note that any perceived omissions were likely on purpose...
Thursday, July 1 2010
As an existential work about the march of modernity, Michelangelo Antonioni's film does not age. Presently, as oil continues to gush into the Gulf of Mexico, it seems all too relevant.