Tuesday, August 2 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...
Wednesday, February 3 2010
Akerman’s films offer microcosmic studies of mysterious (obscured) subjects and characters, apparently offering information but never quite enough to fill in the blanks in our understanding.
Wednesday, January 11 2012
For their first foray into 2012, our team takes on an arthouse visionary from the '70s whose still incredibly vital today.