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Pioneer - short film

A father tells his son the most epic bedtime story ever.

Super glad that Film School Rejects and Short of the Week featured this short by David Lowery (Ain’t Them Bodies Saints). 46 more words


2015 Atlanta Film Festival: Edén

Inspired by writer-director Elise DuRant’s own childhood experiences in 1980’s Mexico, Edén is an intimately rendered film about coming home.

Nine-year-old Alma is forced to leave Mexico with her artifact-smuggling father, John.   76 more words

2015 Atlanta Film Festival

Nerve Cells by Colin Winborn (Knives, Forks, Spoons Press)

Some fifteen years ago, in Tears 42, Colin Winborn wrote an intriguing piece comparing lines by the metaphysical poet John Donne with lines from the lyrics of the Kentucky-born singer-songwriter Will Oldham: 324 more words


REVIEW: Bonnie "Prince" Billy - "Mindlessness" / "Blindlessness"

The third single from Bonnie “Prince” Billy’s Singer’s Grave A Sea of Tongues, out on Drag City and available on iTunes this week, is a deceptive study in mirrors and reverse images, of expectations from performers, and of dialogues both spoken and unspoken. 534 more words


Video: Bonnie "Prince" Billy - Blindlessness

For my money, the best Bonnie “Prince” Billy songs are those that don’t seem labored over. Given Oldham’s output, this point could be debated, but the stark, organic nature of his latest, “Blindlessness,” sounds off the cuff despite the well-timed dog bark. 57 more words