Reviews // 2 Articles
It’s All Painting, in a Way: Interview with Filmmaker Patricia Rozema
20 Jul 2010 // 8:45 PM
What if I make the work that really, really touches people? And they feel, “Hey, my God, that’s genuine human emotion put out there for all the right reasons." I guess I am entirely an idealist. I believe that authentic communication can cut through.
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl
1 Jul 2008 // 8:55 PM
Kit Kittredge is, as her movie and doll-line assert, An American Girl, and so she'll need to face up to her national history, embrace her responsibility, and learn a useful life lesson to boot.
Mansfield Park (1999)
31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM
On Mansfield Park's official Miramax website, the book upon which the film is loosely based is heralded as Jane Austen's third and most controversial novel. This claim, directed at Mansfield Park the novel, seems an attempt to re-invigorate interest in a text oftentimes considered Austen's blandest.