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In Retrograde

Lately I’ve been most drawn to soft pinks, iridescent/holographic accents, and conversations that are soft and slow.

In Retrograde is coming together much slower than I would like, but it’s really starting to emulate these quiet features. 215 more words


Lord Puttnam Lecture: Local Hero

Local Hero

David Puttnam’s lecture on Local Hero (Bill Forsyth, 1983) was enlightening in the ways in which he narrowed down the reasons why an audience would connect with a film. 539 more words


Little warrior

Found this little guy on a walk downtown, I tried to get his friend to come out, but s/he stayed behind the fence.

Hasselblad 503CX/Kodak Tri x


A Movie A Day #106: Out of Control (1985, directed by Allan Holzman)

Eight prep school students leaves their graduation party, board a small plane, and head off for a weekend to be held on a private island resort.   316 more words


Quit While You're Ahead

And she did, when the Talkies came in:  with a fortune, a hot younger boyfriend, and a box office track record that would make any fading glamour girl proud. 21 more words