Reviews // 4 Articles
The 100 Essential Directors Part 8: Jean Renoir to Douglas Sirk
25 Aug 2011 // 4:00 PM
From Jean Renior through Douglas Sirk, there may be some choices that raise an eyebrow. While each of the directors we look at today might not be on every cinephile's list of great directors, they absolutely merit inclusion for their distinct visions and dedication to their craft, some despite their questionable personal lives and politics.
'Track 29' Has Some Mommy Issues
26 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM
A surreal take on small town boredom, family, marriage, reality, sanity, and model trains, Track 29 is a strange, occasionally hilarious, psychological exploration of bizarre fetishism and the deep scars left by trauma.
'Insignificance': When Marilyn Monroe Met Albert Einstein
1 Jul 2011 // 12:52 AM
Nicolas Roeg explores fear of nuclear war, perception and fame using Marilyn Monroe and Albert Einstein lookalikes with haunting results.