Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Andrei Rublev
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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Andrei Rublev

For his second film, Tarkovsky did not mess around, composing a massive three-hour-long epic about…

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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Ivan’s Childhood
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Oeuvre: Tarkovsky: Ivan’s Childhood

Ivan’s Childhood’s major themes of sacrifice, fraternity and personal obsession with a single purpose—these ideas…

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Left on Base in the Bush Leagues: by Gaylon H. White
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Left on Base in the Bush Leagues: by Gaylon H. White

While Left on Base in the Bush Leagues is a fascinating and worthwhile book on…

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Mob Town
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Mob Town

Mob Town is a good illustration of the challenges posed by a gangster film that…

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Hippie: by Paulo Coelho
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Hippie: by Paulo Coelho

Worthwhile for its insights into the post-‘60s hippie movement where spiritual concerns had successfully muscled…

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City of Devils: by Paul French
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City of Devils: by Paul French

City of Devils is a brilliant, fast-paced must-read that relishes inhabiting the darkest alleys and…

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The Cave
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The Cave

The Cave is a film not to be missed, centering the superhuman courage and ceaseless…

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Oeuvre: Varda: The World of Jacques Demy
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Oeuvre: Varda: The World of Jacques Demy

After releasing The World of Jacques Demy in 1995, Agnés Varda would take a six-year…

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El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie
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El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie

El Camino gambles that nostalgia for that 2013 feeling is just as good as propulsive…

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Aesthetics Equals Politics: Edited by Mark Foster Gage
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Aesthetics Equals Politics: Edited by Mark Foster Gage

Aesthetics Equals Politics throws out the first ball in what could have been a provocative,…

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