And Every Day Was Overcast: by Paul Kwiatkowski
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And Every Day Was Overcast: by Paul Kwiatkowski

There’s a sub-genre of contemporary photography that documents a rough and rowdy youth lifestyle with…

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Child’s Pose
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Child’s Pose

From Terrence Malick to mumblecore, handheld camerawork has unfortunately become standard cinematic language. I can’t…

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Various Artists: Hardcore Traxx: Dance Mania Records 1986-1997
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Various Artists: Hardcore Traxx: Dance Mania Records 1986-1997

Joan Rivers channels Bobcat Goldthwaite in one of the more obnoxious tracks on Strut’s anthology…

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Andreas Dorau: Hauptsache Ich: Retrospektive 1981-2014
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Andreas Dorau: Hauptsache Ich: Retrospektive 1981-2014

All the German I know is from Werner Herzog, “The Simpsons,” a smattering of Heino…

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Art Machine
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Art Machine

Mom, the art world and society are the villains in the ridiculous coming-of-age satire Art…

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Incidents: by Henry Wessel
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Incidents: by Henry Wessel

“There is nothing in this world that does not have a decisive moment.” Photographer Henri…

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Jobriath A.D.
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Jobriath A.D.

Unless you frequented New York’s cabaret scene in the early 1980s, you’ve probably never heard…

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Old Goats
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Old Goats

A Winchester shotgun is introduced in the middle of Old Goats, writer-director Taylor Guterson’s meandering…

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24 Exposures
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24 Exposures

There’s a lovely crane shot early in Joe Swanberg’s new film 24 Exposures: after lingering…

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Hatchet Job: by Mark Kermode
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Hatchet Job: by Mark Kermode

Should a movie critic be agreeable, or memorable? Is it easier to call attention to…

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