Quirks and The Mirror join Comedy Crib.
The Mirror and Quirks make their debut on IFC’s Comedy Crib.
There’s a certain sickening inevitability to the news that Iranian filmmaker Jafar Panahi has been arrested, confined and in danger of a heart attack. He’d been flirting with danger for a long time — first with a series of films uniformly banned in Iran, then by wearing the long green scarf signifying solidarity with the […]
Oh bugger, have I got a treat for you. Chanteuse/guitarist Alexandra Hope sounds like PJ Harvey and Sonic Youth in a dream about Charlotte Gainsbourg. She’s an American and plays guitar like one, but the way she puts on airs is decidedly French — hot dark simplicity. Hope started out, like many geniuses, in the […]
Our friends at Time Out New York have whipped up a neat little alt-canon of 25 films most people wouldn’t think of as essential to cinematic knowledge in the way of “Citizen Kane” or “Battleship Potemkin” but which, according to them, should be. Now, I applaud the TONY crew for digging deep into their personal […]