Sylvain Chomet
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Missed Movies of 2010, Part 1: 3 Idiots to Lebanon
30 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

In part one of our missed movies special feature, the staff looks at a wide variety of titles, from a creepy urban legend, a look at vampires, South African style, and the latest from greats like Mike Leigh and Robert Duvall, to documentaries of such famous (or perhaps, infamous) faces as Joan Rivers and Spalding Gray.


'The Illusionist': Rabbit in a Hat
23 Dec 2010 // 3:45 PM

The illusionist performs tricks and also lives out disappointments, which doesn’t diminish the magic as much as it makes it more believable.

The Triplets of Belleville (2003)
3 Dec 2003 // 6:00 PM

Sylvain Chomet's first feature is a doggedly strange, if effortlessly whimsical, movie that fuses vaguely recognizable elements to form an exceedingly alien universe.


Prestidigi-Tati: 'The Illusionist'
11 Feb 2011 // 2:00 AM

Like taking a trip back in time to a place where jokes don't beat you over the head with their wry, nod and wink irony, The Illusionist caters to a more mannered, more quixotic age

//Mixed media

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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