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PARTISAN review. (Dir). ARIEL KLEIMAN. 2015.

ARIEL KLEIMAN has made his feature film debut with PARTISAN, which premiered at the Sundance film festival this year.

This film is truly an international cinematic project. 672 more words


The character you never invited.

The story’s coming together, you know who’s the hero and who’s the baddie.  You’ve got all the ancillary characters, the locations, you’re sure of the theme.   548 more words

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A career in film

When I was young I wanted to be an actor. When I was older I wanted to be a film critic then a filmmaker; director, screenwriter, cinematographer, editor. 310 more words

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Site of de Kooning's Hamptons Studio Transformed Into A Creatives Retreat

The home where Abstract Expressionist giant Willem de Kooning had his first East Hampton’s studio in the leafy hamlet of Springs back in 1961 has opened its doors as part of an artist-in-residence program. 727 more words


I was invited by Stefanie Laube to be interviewed about one of my favourite filmmakers, SOFIA COPPOLA.

You can read PART 1 HEREa general discussion of Coppola’s cinema.  11 more words


Jazz and Spiritual Havens: The Spontaneous Rhythm of “On the Road”

In his book The Open Road, author David Campany puts forth the question: “is America imaginable without the road trip?”[1] Particularly within the world of photography, the curiosity of the road is boundless. 41 more words


Master Curator of Readymades: Dennis Hopper: The Wild Ride of a Hollywood Rebel by Peter L. Winkler

I recently wrote a review of Peter L. Winkler’s book Dennis Hopper: The Wild Ride of a Hollywood Rebel, which was published in Issue #73 of SENSES OF CINEMA online film journal.

Read it HERE.