Perhaps the premiere American counterculture filmmaker.
Harvard Film Archive
There are two championship competitions, but the film—released in 1979—is not another Rocky.
The collection of his works reveals an audacity nearly without peer, and it reveals Has to be among history’s greatest filmmakers.
Now that life has just begun to squeak its way out from the cracks between the ice and snow, bookmark this spread for all you future springtime fun time planning needs.
Here are two films to catch on Saturday night, depending on your criteria.
It’s not pacing, tone, or color scheme that truly unites Demy’s work, but rather worldview: That life is full of phantasmagorical pleasures... and that all of them will inevitably be crushed before us, whether in the name of war, work, or anything else.
What to do and where to do it.
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One hour before a midnight screening, Mark Anastasio, program manager at Brookline’s Coolidge Corner Theatre, is firming up his pre-show introduction. Tonight’s film is John Carpenter’s classic They Live, the satirical tale of a ...
NERDY JOBS: FILM PROGRAMMERS EDITION
William Friedkin’s last film is a horrific experience built from innumerable disgraces of the human flesh, verbal and physical. It’s also really fucking funny.