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Cinema Verite: The Mueller Indictment Against the Russians (February 2018)

The best description of the indictment against Russian parties is from Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein:

You can read the full indictment here: https://www.politico.com/story/2018/02/16/text-full-mueller-indictment-on-russian-election-case-415670


A Time for Burning Revisited at the Film Forum in NYC

Just a quick heads-up…encouraging my FrontRowCenter readers living in the New York metropolitan area to attend a highly anticipated screening and Q&A at Film Forum… 541 more words


How '60s Vérité Transformed American Cinema

When we talk about the “New Hollywood” movement of the late 1960s and early 1970s – that glorious moment in which the lunatics took over the asylum, producing enduring works like The Godfather, Chinatown, Bonnie & Clyde, American Graffiti, and their ilk – we tend settle on a handful of causes and symptoms. 1,724 more words


Cinema Verite Research

Cinema verite is a genre of filmmaking that celebrates the simplicity and authenticity of reality through the obscure eye of a lens. Film was born in the late 1800’s in France from the inspiration of Edison’s Kinetoscope, which displayed moving images in a box (Rabiger 37). 2,548 more words

Film Reviews

Interview: Sean Baker, The Florida Project

Speaking to a filmmaker for the second time about their work is always a strange-ish experience, one that I lived through earlier this year with  103 more words

2015 Films

61st London Film Festival - Day 8.ii

The second film of the day was completely different. A re-mastered documentary from the 1960s. New technology had transformed the possibilities of this medium. No longer the images with a voiceover, it became possible to film and record simultaneously and two masters of the art, … 306 more words

Shot with an iPhone, Indie Film Shows Life of Brothers - Movie Review

Film critic Joan Ellis of the Two River Times wrote this review about my new iPhone film. She picked up on and wrote about the advantage of documentary filmmaking with an iPhone. 44 more words