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Tuesday, November 15 2011

What's Real and What's Not: Interview with Director Céline Sciamma

"I really like to work on empathy and identification,' says Céline Sciamma. "I want everybody to connect and say, 'This is the childhood of today, but this could be my childhood as well.' I think cinema is about building a universe and about playing between what’s real and what’s not."


Thursday, February 9 2012

And the Academy Awards Nominees Are… Straight

Films about LGBT people that are aimed at mass audiences win awards; films about LGBT people that are aimed at LGBT audiences… not so much. So, here's the Queer, Isn't It? Best Pic nominees.


Wednesday, November 16 2011

What Does It Matter if You're a Girl or a Boy? 'Tomboy'

As the sisters come to see that dresses and haircuts and behaviors are a means to create a self, to communicate with others, Tomboy doesn't offer an easy answer; instead, it lets you wonder why gender must be so definitive.


Tuesday, April 24 2012

Wonderful Film 'Tomboy' Available on iTunes from FilmBuff on 24 April

Céline Sciamma's wonderful Tomboy is now available on iTunes from FilmBuff.

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