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Quad Cinema Brings Erotic Thrillers From Brian De Palma, Paul Verhoeven & More Back To The Big Screen

Well, it’s officially February, which means Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and it’s time to catch up on the cinematic canon of erotic thrillers. 268 more words


Quest (Seth Shire)

December 8, 2017.  As a film critic who writes primarily about documentaries this may sound sacrilegious, but, I don’t usually care for “fly on the wall,” verite style, documentaries.  501 more words


Golden Eighties: Love in the Age of Material Desire

Chantal Akerman’s films examine the limited spaces in which women must find their freedom in. Take for example Delphine Seyrig in Jeanne Dielman (1975) shifting constantly between the kitchen, bedroom, and dining room, or Akerman as the unknown girl in… 190 more words


Dance Double Header: Twyla Tharp Dance and Bobbi Jene

Sometimes the dance gods dish out back-to-back goodness. This week was one of those weeks. On Thursday I attended the Twyla Tharp Dance performance at… 519 more words



Rhino Breeder John Hume.

September 8, 2017.  It is really interesting that I should see the new documentary “Trophy” after just having taken an education course in something called Creative Controversy. 477 more words


Bava on the Big Screen in NY

If you are even remotely close to the Manhattan area in NY this month, then you need to make sure you check out some, if not all of these Mario Bava films that are screening all month long in a tribute to this Italian cinematic master. 162 more words

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The Quad Returns, Better Than Ever

The past two years has been difficult without the Village art-film showcase the Quad. But now independent and foreign films get their palace back in a new, improved form. 209 more words