Archive for May, 2009

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White Ribbon Gold Palm

May 25, 2009

Michael Haneke finds redemption after Funny Games USA by channeling Bela Tarr and Carl Th. Dreyer to win the Palme d’Or yesterday for The White Ribbon.

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Pulp

May 9, 2009

Why didn’t I think of doing this when I was working in a second hand bookstore? Thomas Allen is an amazing artist who cuts up old pulp paperback covers and creates the most ingenious, cinematic dioramas: like a combination of cut-and-paste animator Lewis Klahr and plastic toy photographer David Levinthal, two of my favorite artists.

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TWITT picks

May 3, 2009

The three best films currently playing in New York according to The Wind in the Trees.