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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


Always point the camera

“Always point the camera, even when you’re not shooting. If you put the camera down when nothing’s happening and then when something interesting starts to happen you start pointing it again, everybody senses it and it changes the dynamic. 57 more words

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Iris Apfel: Businesswoman, Fashion Icon, Legend

Today, as I skipped ahead to the entertainment section of the Toronto Star (as I always do), an article on the bottom right caught my eye. 227 more words


Pilgrimages - Albert Maysles Memorial Film Festival

Meet Marlon Brando (1965; Dir.: Albert and David Maysles)

Grade: B

By Mike Dub

*Meet Marlon Brando screens Friday night as part of the Albert Maysles Memorial Film Festival, which runs from May 8-14 at the Vogue Theatre in SF.  608 more words

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