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Genre Grandeur: Grey Gardens (1975)

When I learned the genre for September’s Genre Grandeur at Movierob was ‘favourite movies from the 70s’ I knew that I absolutely had to participate no matter what, since the 70s is probably my favourite decade for film. 691 more words

Film Grimoire

In Transit

As someone who is drawn to cinema verite work in documentary, I’ve always been a fan of the Maysles. Since my first exposure with Gimme Shelter in undergrad, I was captivated by the filmmakers’ ability to bring the intimacy of human connection to the screen. 410 more words